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City of Foley

City of Foley has a strong economic base, a convenient and accessible location, education system, numerous recreational activities and a quality of life, based on traditional values.




Mille Lacs-Benton Chapter of Pheasants Forever Annual Banquet Set for March 11 in Foley


Cooperative Law Enforcement Effort Aims to Reduce Traffic Fatalities on Hwy 23Foley MN Police Department
Benton and Mille Lacs Counties – Law Enforcement will partner up conducting extra patrol efforts with the goal of reducing fatal crashes on Highway 23 in both counties. Involved in the enforcement project will be Benton County Sheriff’s Department, Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Department, Foley Police Department, Milaca Police Department and the Minnesota State Patrol.

For more information: Fatal Crash Reduction Goal: Cooperative Enforcement Effort (Feb. 15, 2017)




2017 Rental License Renewal Underway
The Rental License Renewal process for 2017 is now underway. If you are a property owner and are currently licensed with the city to rent to tenants, you will receive a renewal letter in the mail.

According to Rental Ordinance 730, no property may be rented without first having obtained the license.

According to Rental Ordinance 730, no property may be rented without first having obtained the license.

All rental properties in the City of Foley are required to have a rental license, which includes successfully completing a bi-annual inspection. According to Rental Ordinance 730, no property may be rented without first having obtained the license.

If you would like to apply for a rental license, please submit a completed application form and send with the required license and inspection fee to the City of Foley, PO Box 709, Foley, MN 56329 by Feb. 24, 2017.

For more information: Rental Property Licensing; or call City Hall at 320-968-7260 or the City Housing Inspector at 320-293-5298.




New Water/Sewer Rates Effective Jan. 1, 2017
Foley residents will see new water/sewer rates reflected in their first quarter 2017 utility bills scheduled to arrive in mailboxes in April 2017.
For more information: Foley City Council Votes to Raise Water/Sewer Rates for 2017 (Dec. 7, 2016)


Winter Sump Pump Request for Foley Residents
To avoid creating ice hazards for pedestrians and motorists, residents are requested to move sump pump discharge hoses away from sidewalks and roadways to the edge of road right-of-way, so water drains onto your lawn or yard.PW Logo

The City of Foley Code of Ordinances Section 1100 defines a public nuisance as anything that endangers the public safety. This includes anything that interferes with, obstructs, or renders dangerous for passage, any public highway or right-of-way, or waters used by the public.

For more information, please contact Foley City Hall at 320-968-7260.




Winter Pictures Wanted
Do you have pictures of wintery vistas or shots of your family having fun in the snow? Send them to City Hall at contactus@ci.foley.mn.us and you might see your SkatingRinkwinter photos on our website or Facebook!







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