Posted on: March 14, 2016

Downtown Business Incentive Program

Downtown incentive program

Considering a business renovation? Apply for the Downtown and Highway 61 Commercial Incentive Program. The program features a 1 time tax abatement of up to $5,000, reduced building permit fees, and a 10 day building permit turnaround.

Read on...

Additional Info...

Posted on: December 6, 2016

Water Rebates Now Available

Water Rebate Newsflash.jpg

In an effort to promote water conservation, the City of Forest Lake along with the Metropolitan Council

are offering rebates for water utility customers who replace old toilets and washing machines with Energy

Star Washing Machines and WaterSense toilets. R...

Read on...

Posted on: November 28, 2016

ACT - Act on Alzheimer's

ACT Image

Helping Forest Lake to adopt dementia friendly practices for the good of the community.  Click on the link below for a list of Alzheimer's related video resources.

Alheimzer's Video Resources
Posted on: November 28, 2016

Boards and Commission Positions Available

City Logo

The City of Forest Lake is currently accepting application for the following boards and commissions: 

  • Airport Commission 
  • Human Rights Commission
  • Parks, Trails, and Lakes Commission

If you are interested in serving on one of the city’s boa...

Read on...

Posted on: November 21, 2016

Snow and Ice Control Operations

2017 Plow Routes

The start of snow and/or ice control operations for any storm is dependent upon immediate and anticipated conditions. Because of many weather variables encountered, maintenance requirements differ for each snow and ice event. General winter maintenance re...Read on...

Full Snow Removal Policy
Posted on: October 17, 2016

Online Streaming


We invite you to watch our council meeting live online.

Additional Info...