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Eden Prairie City News

News items produced by the City of Eden Prairie Communications Division are intended for members of the news media and the community at large.

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    Crime Alert: Damage to Vehicles

    Between July 9 and 10, Eden Prairie Police responded to 22 damage to vehicle calls. All of the incidents occurred in residential areas north of Hwy. 5 and west of 494.


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    July 10, 2020 Friday Report

    City Manager Rick Getschow's Friday Report — Hennepin County Emergency Rental Assistance, Eden Prairie Community Foundation Survey, 2020 Pavement Management Project, Summer Entertainment, Real Talk With Rick Podcast


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    Chalk Your Walk Contest Winners

    In June, residents of all ages participated in the City’s first-ever 4th of July Hometown Celebration #ChalkYourWalk contest. Thanks to everyone who participated and painted the town with chalk! From a group of 24 finalists, online voters helped choose six winning entries. Congrats to the winners!


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    New Episode of Real Talk with Rick: Who da man? You da man, Alex.

    Jeopardy’s 2020 College Champion Nibir Sarma discusses growing up in Eden Prairie, competing in Quiz Bowl, the process of landing on a spot on Jeopardy and what he’s doing with his winnings.


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    Crime Alert: Residential Burglaries

    Over the weekend, Police responded to three residential burglaries and four thefts from motor vehicles. To avoid becoming a victim: lock your vehicle, lock the doors to your home and be sure your overhead garage door is closed – report any suspicious activity by calling 911 immediately.


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    Vote Early in State Primary Election

    Eden Prairie residents can vote early for the 2020 State Primary Election now through Aug. 10.


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    Free Summer Entertainment Begins July 7

    Eden Prairie's summer entertainment series kicks off Tuesday, July 7.


  • Students Appointed to City Commissions

    City Council appoints students to serve on City commissions for 2020-2021 school year.


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    June 26, 2020 Friday Report

    City Manager Rick Getschow's Friday Report — City Named Top 150 Workplace, #ChalkYourWalk Contest, Early Voting Begins Today, Student Commission Members Appointed, Discounted EAB Treatments, Summer Entertainment Begins July 7, New July-August Parks and Recreation Programs, Staff News, Holiday Hours


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    City Named Top 150 Workplace for 7th Consecutive Year

    City of Eden Prairie once again recognized as one of the best places to work in Minnesota.


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    Discounted EAB Treatments Available

    Citywide group discount available to treat healthy ash trees for EAB.


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    New July–August Parks and Recreation Programs

    Online registration begins Wednesday, June 24 at 7 a.m. – you can also register in-person at the Community Center.