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Community Engagement team poses for Instagram at Tater Daze
Communications manager wanted
Mar 16, 2018 01:31 PM

Brooklyn Park seeks a communications manager

The City of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota is looking for an experienced, skilled and creative communications manager who wants to be part of a driven and dynamic team. We like to think of ourselves as a community that is unique, united and undiscovered so we want someone who can bring people together and spread the word that Brooklyn Park is THE place to be.

Splash pad
City of Brooklyn Park
Mar 12, 2018 09:59 AM

Brooklyn Park Approves $54K Study of Possible Aquatic Facility

The sixth largest city in Minnesota has a robust park system, where you can play ball or take a walk to a nearby park, but it does not have a swimming pool. Brooklyn Park City Council members have said on record several times that they are frequently asked why the city doesn’t have a pool or some sort of splash pad.

Outdoor ice rink at Monroe Park
Rinks closed
Mar 01, 2018 06:30 PM

Outdoor rinks are closed

All outdoor rinks are closed for the season. If you'd like to skate indoors, join us for Open Skate at the Community Activity Center!

Traffic sign stating the axle weight limit is 5 tons
Vehicle weight limits
Mar 01, 2018 11:45 AM

Spring Load Restrictions 2018

The Minnesota Department of Transportation is starting spring load restrictions in the Metro Zone, which includes Brooklyn Park, on March 5, 2018 at 12:01 a.m.

Cartoon Spud in a car
On the move
Feb 27, 2018 01:11 PM

Tater Daze is moving

Enjoy the festivities this summer at the Community Activity Center.

Feb 20, 2018 12:15 PM

Skip the Straw: Tales from Tim's Recycling Bin

I'm in the middle of a challenge that's...challenging. To skip the straw? Find out why I'm doing this.​

Fire Department open house
Fire chief opening
Feb 16, 2018 06:47 PM

Brooklyn Park seeks a fire chief

The City of Brooklyn Park is now accepting applications for a fire chief. Consider applying and becoming a part of the great team here! Qualified candidates must submit a cover letter and resume. The position is open until filled; however first consideration will be given to resumes received by March 12.

Oscar Mayer
Oscar Mayer
Jan 16, 2018 02:01 PM

American icon on wheels rolls into Brooklyn Park

Rather than worrying about miles per gallon, here's a vehicle that focuses on smiles per mile. Photojournalist Dustin Scholl stopped by the Brooklyn Park Hy-Vee, where an American icon on wheels rolled into town.

Kids play around at summer camp
CDBG Block Grant
Jan 04, 2018 09:00 AM

Apply for a Community Development Block Grant

Social services providers with a 501(c) (3) status can apply for 2018 Community Development Block Grant funds. The money is part of a federal Housing and Urban Development program that can be used for a variety of activities benefiting low- to moderate-income households in Brooklyn Park.

Fidget spinners
World record attempt
Dec 27, 2017 12:16 PM

Brooklyn Park school attempts setting world record

Volunteers were armed with iPads to record the students in their row, and shortly after 3 p.m., the students had their chance to make history; with a little positive singing thrown in by the students to help the good cause along. They won't know the results of their record-breaking attempt for several weeks, but they did get an all-important lesson in perseverance. "We'd love to have a symbol from Guinness that says we are officially amazing, but we're probably amazing anyway," Silmser said.

Nov 15, 2017 08:12 AM

Nobody’s Perfect Tales from Tim’s Recycling Bin

If you’re like me you look a little less than perfect on the outside, but you’re pretty good on the inside. Just like misfit produce. While they're called misfit, these apples, peppers and other items could be a good fit for you.

Choose to Reuse coupon book
Reuse coupon book
Sep 07, 2017 08:49 AM

I'm choosing reusing: Tales From Tim's Recycling Bin

Tim the Recycling Manager shows us why reusing is better than recycling

Jun 27, 2017 02:30 PM

What's in our carts: Tales from Tim's Recycling Bin

What happens to your recycling after it gets picked up? Recycling Manager Tim takes us to what is called a Materials Recovery Facility where the paper and containers we mixed in our cart get sorted back out into their individual categories.

May 31, 2017 08:37 AM

To Dirt You Shall Return: Tales from Tim's Recycling Bin

Natural things such as food scraps want to break down and return to dirt. And we should be doing what we can to help. It’s called organics recycling.

Apr 04, 2017 02:11 PM

Recycling on the Go: Tales From Tim's Recycling Bin

Recycling Manager Tim is on the go and he's looking for ways to make it easier to recycle.

Mar 03, 2017 12:26 PM

Recycling is All Around Us: Tales from Tim's Recycling Bin

What happens to our recycling after it leaves the house? Look all around you and you'll see.

Feb 06, 2017 09:02 AM

Coming Attractions: Tales From Tim's Recycling Bin

Coming soon to a curbside near you: clothes recycling!

Staff talking about City codes
Aug 18, 2014 05:43 PM

Know the Code

To help welcome New Americans and all residents in general, the City created a series of educational videos called “Know the Code.”

logo symbol for the City of Brooklyn Park
Utility billing
Jul 15, 2013 11:39 AM

Pay your utility bill online and enroll for e-statements

The City of Brooklyn Park now offers environmentally friendly, e-statements and e-payments. Save time and money with online billing.

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