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Welcome to the City of Waterville Website!


We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the City of Waterville's website. We have a friendly and active community that has a great deal to offer. While you are here you will notice our small town hospitality and enjoy our wide array of outdoor recreation and tourist activities.


Waterville is located in the heart of the beautiful Southern Minnesota Lakes Region. Conveniently nestled between Lake Tetonka and Sakatah, Waterville is 15 miles west of Faribault off Interstate 35 W and 22 miles east of Mankato on Minnesota Hwy 60. With world class fishing, scenic beauty and a progressive atmosphere, Waterville is a wonderful place to visit or stay all year round!!! Please visit the City of Waterville website often for updates on what's happening at City Hall.


Employment Opportunity

Public Works Supervisor--(Application Deadline-December 4, 2017 4:00 p.m.)

Employment Application

Public Works Supervisor Job Description


Open Burning

Open burning is allowed from 10/26/17 to 12/1/17, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The following restrictions apply:

         To keep this fire under control and to assume responsibility for all that may result from         burning done under this permit.

         To attend this fire until completely extinguished.

         Not to burn if there is a practical alternative method for disposal of materials.

         To use a clean burning device to start the fire.

         Not to conduct burning during an air quality alert.

         Not to burn paper, cardboard, treated wood, construction lumber except as provided under MN Statutes 17.135.

         To extinguish the fire immediately if this permit is revoked.

         To have this permit available at the burn site for inspection.

         That prevailing wind must be away from nearby occupied buildings.

         That fires will not be allowed to smolder or create excess smoke without flame.

Must be 25' from buildings

No burning on Road or Road Right-of-Way

         PROHIBITED MATERIALS ARE:  Oils, rubber, plastics, tires and chemically treated materials such as railroad ties, treated lumber, shingles, tar insulation, composite board, sheet rock, wiring, paint, hazardous and industrial waste and furniture of any kind.




2018 Proposed Budget Adopted September 12, 2017

Rental Housing Licensing Adopted July 11, 2017

Ordinance 117 Regulating the Licensing or Residential Rental Dwelling in The City of Waterville

Rental Registration Application


City of Waterville Utility Bills Go Green.

Pay and view your Utility Bill Electronically.  It's easy, fast and secure.  click on the PSN Logo below to get started.  





Council Meetings

Next Regular Council Meeting:  December 5, 2017 6:00 p.m.

                       Ordinance 75-2017 Special Vehicles adopted 11/6/17

 City Council Special Meeting:  November 14, 2017 6:00 p.m.

                                                      November 27, 2017 6:00 p.m.


EDA Meeting:    November 27, 2017 6:00 p.m.

Planning and Zoning CommissionNovember 30, 2017 7:00 p.m.

                                                              Dennis and Judy Hubbard Public Notice






2017 Brush Chipping Dates 

October 18th.  

Please call City Hall the Friday prior to the chipping date for this service.  


Garbage Collection Special Notice:  

Recycling Schedule

2016 Drinking Water Report


Land For Sale Inquire at City Hall, 507-362-8300







The City of Waterville is an Equal Opportunity Provider