Category Archives: Employees

2018 EPy Awards

Every year I have the honor of hosting our spring and fall employee recognition events. Our spring event took place this week where we presented our annual employee awards — appropriately called the “EPys.” Following a welcome introduction, we honored our fellow employees for reaching milestones in their years of service. We then recognized our EPy Award winners. The […]

Technology Superhero

A robust, reliable and secure information technology system is a key ingredient to the success of any organization. The City of Eden Prairie is no different. Our superb Information Technology Division is managed by our IT Manager Aditi Salunke. Aditi is currently being featured by the League of Minnesota Cities in a Cities Matter program that features […]

2017 EPy Awards

Here at the City of Eden Prairie we conduct citywide employee recognition events in the spring and fall of each year. A few weeks back we held our spring recognition event where we also presented our annual employee awards, known as the “EPys,” for those who went above and beyond in providing exceptional service in 2016. Prior to awarding […]

Vacuum Dredge Box

One of our primary citywide strategic goals is finding innovative and efficient methods to deliver City services. I cannot think of a better example of meeting this goal than a City invention that recently resulted in a Local Government Innovation Award for the City of Eden Prairie from the  University Of Minnesota Humphrey School Of […]

2016 City Budget Adopted

Last Tuesday evening at their final regular meeting of the year, the City Council approved the Eden Prairie budget for 2016. I thought I would once again share the budget message that I provided to our city employees last week. Good Afternoon, Last night the City Council unanimously approved the 2016 budget, which will result in […]