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Posted on: February 22, 2024 | Last Modified on: September 7, 2017

Spring Load Limits Information

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Beginning at 12:01 AM on Monday, February 26, 2024, the City of Oakdale, Washington County and MnDOT spring weight restrictions will go into effect. 

Weight restrictions, or load limits, are implemented each spring in an effort to preserve and pro...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Age-Friendly Oakdale Transportation Report

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The Age-Friendly Oakdale Task Force has been working to develop a report and recommendation on future transportation options and how to make Oakdale more "age-friendly." The Task Force received a grant to conduct the study and hire a consultant ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Winter Photo Contest Submission Period Now Open


The City of Oakdale is now accepting fall photo submissions for the Oakdale Winter Photo contest until February 29. The contest is open to Oakdale residents only, and photographers of all levels are encouraged to participate. 

The timeline for the...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

City of Oakdale Receives Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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The City of Oakdale has been recognized for its exceptional financial reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). The City was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reportin...

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Posted on: January 11, 2024

4th Street Bridge Closure

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The 4th Street bridge over Interstate 694 is now closed between Hale Avenue N and Hayward Avenue N. The bridge will remain closed for the 2024 construction season as crews demolish and reconstruct the bridge. Please follow the posted detour from Hadley Av...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Neighborhood Watch Program

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The Oakdale Police Department is looking to gather interest in its Neighborhood Watch program following the COVID-19 pandemic and staffing changes within the Department. With public safety concerns on the rise, a Neighborhood Watch program gives residents...

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

Winter Parking Restrictions

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The City of Oakdale winter parking restrictions went into effect Wednesday, November 1 and remain in place until April 1, 2024. Per City Ordinance 12-11 (a) (b) and 12-12: 

  • No on-street parking is permitted from 12 to 5 AM.
  • No on-street parking is ...
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