Category Archives: Environment

Try EP Bill Pay

We have offered online bill payment to our water and sewer customers for years. We have seen 25 percent of our utility customers enjoying the convenience of no check writing, no trips to the mailbox, and no paper statements to file. They’ve had 24/7 access to their accounts, with the ability to schedule payments or have them automatically […]

Water Tower Paint Job

Back in 1997, the City of Eden Prairie constructed the 2-million-gallon Market Center Water Tower which soars high above our commercial center near Eden Prairie Center mall. Since its initial construction, this water tower has been a cornerstone of our water system and has allowed our community to mature into the City that exists today. […]

LED Street Lights

Over the past several years we have been working on our 20-40-15 initiative, which is aimed at improving energy efficiency in City facilities by 20 percent, improving the fuel efficiency of the City’s vehicle fleet by 40 percent and achieving these goals by the year 2015. We are getting close to achieving our goal through current city […]

20-40-15 Update

Over the past several years, the City has been working to complete the 20-40-15 initiative, aimed at improving energy efficiency in City facilities by 20 percent, improving the fuel efficiency of the City’s vehicle fleet by 40 percent and achieving these goals by the year 2015. Phase three of this program was completed more than […]

Busy City Council Meeting

When we set the City Council meeting schedule for 2012 this past January we knew that there would only be only one regular Council meeting in November.  The first meeting in November was cancelled due to the general election on November 6.  Even though we had a special meeting to canvass the election results last Tuesday evening […]