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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Absolute Air breaks ground in Faribault

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Absolute Air has its eyes on a November 2020 opening date following its Sept. 29th ground-breaking ceremony. 

The company, which invested $32 million into its soon-to-be standing air separation plant, will produce oxygen, nitrogen and argon - comm...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Faribault Fire Department to host open house Oct. 5

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The Faribault Fire Department will hold its annual open house on Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. as a way to kick off Fire Prevention Week. 

The event features the following activities, and is a great way for kids to get educated about fire preventio...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Ribbon-cutting event planned for Mill Towns Trail and Bridge

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The public is invited to help celebrate as the City of Faribault and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources hosts the Grand Opening for the Mill Towns Trail and Bridge, located west of Hwy. 21 near the White Sands Dog Park.

A ribbon-cutting event will t...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Hwy. 60 Project - Week 22: Phase One lights resume normal operations Sept. 16

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The City of Faribault and its project partners intend to send out and publish a weekly construction update on the Trunk Highway 60/4th Street NW Reconstruction Project. To receive the newsletter, see instructions at the bottom of this post. 

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

City employees recognized for years of service

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The 2019 Employee Recognition Luncheon took place on Thursday, Sept. 12. Due to a less than favorable forecast, we moved the event from South Alexander Park to the Public Works lunchroom. 

A total of 45 employees were recognized for “mil...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Watermains to be flushed Sept. 22-25

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Watermains in Faribault will be flushed the week of Sept. 22‐25, 2019, on four separate nights, weather pending.

Watermains are routinely flushed to clean the distribution system. Residents are advised to avoid or limit water usage during the flushing peri...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Prepared, Not Scared: September is National Preparedness Month

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National Preparedness Month, recognized each September, is focused on promoting family and community disaster, and emergency planning now and throughout the year. The 2019 theme is "Prepared, Not Scared."

This year, let’s focus on the s...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Take a look at the Fall Buckham Bulletin

Fall Buckham Bulletin

The  Buckham Bulletin - the official publication of the Buckham Center and the City of Faribault - is delivered quarterly to Faribault residents. The 20-page publications includes activities from the Faribault Parks and Recreation Department, the...

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