Wadena is bursting with vibrant culture, esteemed academics, celebrated arts, progressive technology, and a cherished history. We're glad you are here and invite you to become part of this great community. We hope you'll take advantage of everything Wadena has to offer. Whether you're looking for excellent schools, diverse neighborhoods, quality business and shopping opportunities or an abundance of recreational and leisure activities, you'll find it here in Wadena.
Take in nature's beauty and enjoy the abundant wildlife and birds along the recreation trail that begins at Sunnybrook park and winds its way through a wetland area with 3.5 miles of recently resurfaced blacktop.
Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation, make Wadena the starting point for your golf, or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!
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PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING/OPEN HOUSE
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 5:00 pm
City Administrative Center Council Chambers
This meeting is to update the businesses and residents in the SE area of Wadena from Dayton Ave north to RR tracks and from Jefferson St to 4th St SE to discuss and hear comments and concerns about planned construction beginning in spring 2016 ...read more
Proposed Highway 10 Reconstruction
MN Department of Transportation is receiving input on the project scheduled for 2018. Please visit the project website at http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d3/wadena/ for more information or to give comments to Claudia Dumont as listed under "Contact". Also available, you can sign up for email updates under "Connect with Us".
Wadena Light and Water presented Maslowski Wellness & Research Center a check in the amount of $37,371.81 as part of the Bright Energy Solutions® rebate oprogram. This program encourages energy efficient choices by offering cash incentives for quallifying equipment. The ultimate goal is to help customers like the Wellness Center save money on their electrical usage and help control the use of a valuable resource.
When the Wellness Center was in the planning phase, an interest in energy efficient construction and equipment was expressed and leaders partnered with David Evans at the public utility. Read More
Wadena Light and Water presented Reuter Family Dentistry a check in the amount of $2,411 as part of the Bright Energy Solutions® rebate program. This program encourages energy efficient choices by offering cash incentives for quallifying equipment. The ultimate goal is to help customers like this new dental center save money on their electrical usage and help control the use of a valuable resource. Read More
Check out everything going on in Wadena ... from our art deco downtown with great shopping and many historic storefronts to our many acres of public parks and campground ... from our Art Deco Memorial Auditorium to our community wide celebrations, you will always find something happening in the Wadena Community.
Upcoming community events
To find information about current and upcoming community events in the Wadena area, visit the Wadena Chamber of Commerce website at www.wadenachamber.com
Tuesday, February 9th
Next City Council meeting
at 5:00, City Hall