The City Council meets the second and fourth Mondays of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 221 E. Clark St., Albert Lea. Approved minutes are posted. If you would like earlier approved minutes please contact the City Clerk’s Office, 507-377-4335. Council meetings air on Charter Communications Channel 180 in the City of Albert Lea Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings at 7:00 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. Older Council meeting recordings can be accessed on our YouTube Channel

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, 2019, are: City Manager, $138,375.12; Director of Public Works/City Engineer $110,780.80; and Director of Public Safety $103,646.40. Date of publication: January 23, 2019.