City Blogs

News & Views from City Staff

The City of Eden Prairie provides information and interacts with the public in a variety of ways. CITY BLOGS is where members of the community can access even more information directly from City Manager Rick Getschow, Fire Chief George Esbensen, the Eden Prairie Police Department and Eden Prairie Liquor.

City Manager Rick Getschow reflects on the City’s operations, accomplishments and happenings, and timely topics related to city government in general.

The Police Department blog includes posts and photos from various members of the department, and provides an opportunity for the public to learn more about the people who work there — their stories, their lives, their work in Eden Prairie and their thoughts on topics from driving to dogs.

Chief Esbensen shares personal and professional insights on topics related to the fire service, public safety and emergency preparedness.

The Eden Prairie Liquor blog includes insights from the managers of Eden Prairie’s three municipal liquor stores, providing readers with product information and suggestions, as well as interesting stories and tidbits.

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2015 State of the City

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Volunteer Extraordinaire

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Fire and Ice

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Employee Selected Bourbon!

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Click here to access archived postings from former City Manager Scott Neal.

Click here to access archived postings from the former City Staff blog.