COVID-19 Information

Bridge Avenue Street & Utility Improvements Begins June 15th


Click below to learn more about the  Bridge Avenue Street and Utility Improvement Project

Commercial Property For Sale

2,000 sq.ft. building
3 garage doors w/openers
2 walk in doors (1with combination lock)

Refuse/Grass Complaints

NOTICE:  Refuse and grass complaints will continue to be addressed but may be delayed due to the COVID-19 situation. 

Please fill out the following form to make a complaint on a property in the City of Albert Lea.

Central Water Tower Replacement


The Central Water Tower, located on the corner of Fountain Street and Newton Avenue is deteriorating and in need of replacement. The City of…

Tree Service License Requirements and Regulations

Trees are an important part of agriculture environment. They add greatly to our health, sense of wellbeing, quality of life, and our economic future in many ways…

Walk and Bike Albert Lea


We’re partnering with the Blue Zones Project to get more folks to walk or bike places they would normally drive.

Minnesota state law (Chapter 156 of the Session Laws of 2005) requires that “a city or county with a population of more than 15,000 must annually notify its residents of the positions and base salaries of its three highest-paid employees.” For the City of Albert Lea, titles and salaries as of Jan. 1, 2020, are: City Manager, $122,385.20; Director of Public Works/City Engineer $113,006.40; and Director of Public Safety $111,092.80. Date of publication: February 3, 2020.