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Public Works
 Superintendent - Greg Gottwald 
Head Maintenance - Darrin Quistorff 
Maintenance - Derek Lang
PUBLIC NOTICE:Important Information About Your Drinking Water
Servicing:   Streets, Water, Wastewater Treatment, Wells, Snow Removal & Parks
Water Information:   Storage Capacity - 200,000 Gallons; Pumping Capacity - 540 Gallons/Minute; Water Hardness - 1 ppm
Utility Bill Information:
RWTR  Residential Water
CWTR Commercial Water
SWR Sewer
GR35 Garbage - 35 Gallon
GR64 Garbage - 64 Gallon
GR96 Garbage - 96 Gallon
RECY Recycle & Yard Waste      
STDR Storm Drain Residential
STDM Storm Drain Multi Family
STDC Storm Drain Commercial
STWF State Water Fee (Annual Fee)
USER User Fee
To sign up for Direct Payment click on the following link - Automatic Withdrawal Form
2020 Water Rates:
$30.50 for the first 1,000 gallons
   plus for each 1,000 gallons (1,001 to 5,000)  $3.50 
   plus for each 1,000 gallons (5,001 to 10,000)  $3.80 
   plus for each 1,000 gallons (10,001 to 20,000)  $4.10
   plus for each 1,000 gallons (20,001 & up)  $4.40 
2020 Seasonal Water Use:
$30.50 per month
2020 Sewer Rates:
$19.50 for the first 1,000 gallons
   plus for each 1,000 gallons  $2.80 
2020 Sewer Only Rate:
2020 Seasonal Sewer Use:
$16.50 per month
March 2019 ~ February 2025 Garbage Rates: 
     $14.77 for 35 Gallon  ($8.52 GR35 + 6.25 RECY)
     $16.92 for 64 Gallon  ($10.67 GR64 + 6.25 RECY)
     $18.70 for 96 Gallon  ($12.45 GR96 + 6.25 RECY)
2020 Late Fee:
ALUMINUM CANS - Empty and dry, whole or flattened.
TIN FOOD CANS - Empty, clean whole or flattened.  This includes empty, dry paint cans.
GLASS JARS & BOTTLES - Empty, clean, unbroken, and caps removed.  NO BROKEN GLASS!  Unacceptable:  Light bulbs, mirrors, windows, dishes, and drinking glasses.
PLASTIC - Empty and clean.  Will accept any plastic container that is one gallon or less in size, has a neck and can be bought in a grocery store.  Unacceptable:  Hard plastic, plastic bags, cool whip or margarine tubs, hoses, caps, pipe, toys, etc.
NEWSPRINT, CATALOGS & MAGAZINES -  Bagged or bundled, dry & clean.  Phone books are accepted.
CORRUGATED CARDBOARD - will be accepted, needs to be flattened.  May be brought to one of the three cardboard dumpsters located at City of Osakis Maintenance Shop @ 209 Nokomis Street West.
Recyclables and yard waste can also be brought, free of charge to:
Alexandria Incinerator  -  2215 South Jefferson Street  -   Alexandria - For Information call #320-763-9340
Open M-F:  8:30a.m. - 5:30p.m.    Saturday:  9:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.
Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management
County Recycling Center
Recycling Drop Off Information - Education Regarding Household Hazardous Waste
2115 S Jefferson Street, Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone: #320-763-9340


City of Osakis
Osakis City Hall  PO Box 486 Osakis, Minnesota 56360
Phone: 320-859-2150  Fax: 320-859-3978

City of Osakis

The City of Osakis is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider