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More trails, more fun

Celebrate the grand opening of the Minnesota River Greenway and Mill Towns State Trail on June 3.

Libraries

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​Let us know what you think of the proposed design of the Galaxie Library at a public open house Wednesday, May 24.

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 News & events

  • Lifesaving efforts highlight National EMS Week
    Dakota County is celebrating the lifesaving efforts of first responders and citizens during emergencies as part of National EMS Week May 21-27. MORE
  • Property around Marcott Lakes permanently protected
    Dakota County is pleased to announce that the county, working with the Grannis family, has permanently protected a large tract of property identified by the state, county, and the city of Inver Grove Heights as being important for its water quality, wildlife habitat and scenic beauty. MORE
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