Welcome to Columbia heights


Welcome to Columbia Heights, MN! Named an All-America City recipient in 2016, Columbia Heights prides itself in being a place where families can thrive. We have a small-town feel while still striving towards the goals of a big city.

Our New Website Is Live! We've Given It a Facelift

Our Revize site is live! We worked with our hosting partner Revize to give the site a fresh look!

Posted October 01, 2021

Fire Department Open House is Oct 9

The Columbia Heights Fire Department kicks off its autumn fire prevention season with its annual Open House on Sat, Oct 9, from 11 am to 2 pm.

Posted September 29, 2021

Two Community Highway Cleanup Events Set for Oct 9 & 16

Two Columbia Heights community groups are hosting highway cleanup events in Oct. Residents are encouraged to take part in these events and help keep the community clear of debris.

Posted September 24, 2021

Boogie Bash is Sept 21

Grab your roller skates, roller blades, or dancing shoes and join us Sept 21, 6 to 8:30 pm, for a community fall fun night, hosted by Columbia Heights Recreation!

Posted September 17, 2021

Road Closure Notice - 40th Ave NE and Central Ave NE

From Sept 20-24, sanitary sewer work will take place from east of Central Ave NE at 40th Ave NE to Circle Terrace Blvd NE.

Posted September 13, 2021

Movie in the Park - Moana - Sept 17

The 2021 Movie in the Park series concludes on Fri, Sept 17, at 7:30 pm at McKenna Park with a free showing of Moana. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Posted September 09, 2021

Hy-Vee Property Officially Sold to Alatus for Major Development

This year, staff worked with the development company Alatus to negotiate a deal to purchase 10 acres of property from Hy-Vee.

Posted September 01, 2021

Boulevard Tree Program Closed

The Columbia Heights Adopt-A-Tree program is full for 2021.

Posted August 30, 2021

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program Comment Period Underway

To provide comments, please contact Lauren Letsche at lletsche@columbiaheightsmn.gov or 763-706-3709.

Posted August 17, 2021

Monthly E-Newsletter Launches in September

The City of Columbia Heights is launching a monthly e-newsletter to keep its residents informed on upcoming events, deadlines, construction projects, and much more!

Posted August 09, 2021

Eviction Moratorium is Ending

The eviction moratorium is ending. There is time to apply for assistance! 

Posted July 27, 2021

2019-2020 Recycling Champions Recognized

Columbia Heights Public Works recently awarded Recycling Champion certificates to those who increased recycling in 2019-2020 by ordering a larger or additional recycle cart and/or compost cart.

Posted July 22, 2021


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