COVID-19 Information

Bridge Avenue Construction

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

Junk Vehicle/Refuse/Grass Complaints


Please fill out the following form to make a complaint on a property in the City of Albert Lea. If you’d like to speak to someone, or the property is outside of Albert Lea but within Freeborn County, please call 507-377-5780.

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…

Fire Station Virtual Tour

Take a tour of the new fire station.

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, 2021, are: City Manager, $127,379.20; Director of Public Safety $121,409.60; and Director of Public Works/City Engineer $117,852.80. Date of publication: January 13, 2021.