Welcome to the City of Edina!

The Irish and Scot families who settled Edina in the mid-1800s wouldn't recognize the city that 100 years ago boasted a profitable Minnehaha Creek gristmill and a Grange Hall. Today, Edina – named for that gristmill – boasts a population of 47,000, a nationally renowned  school district, a thriving business community and nearly 40 award-winning public parks. Edina's greatest asset, however, is the people who live and work here. Hundreds of residents volunteer in City-sponsored programs and on advisory boards. Many more take an active role in the community by donating their time through various local organizations. What does Edina mean to you?

Edina Hometown Hero #19

Kay Zaccarro
Ask Kay Zaccarro and she’ll tell you that one would be hard pressed to find another recreational site that can boast the broad appeal – to all ages, and in all seasons – of a swimming pool.

Vehicle Day is coming soon!

On May 3, get up close to fire trucks, police cars, garbage trucks, snow plows, buses and more! Climb into the driver’s seat and don’t forget your camera!

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Construction Begins on France Avenue

The City of Edina has started work on France Avenue between Highway 62 and Interstate 494 to improve key intersections for pedestrians and bicyclists.

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Powering Our Energy Future

At 7 p.m. April 28, the Third-Annual Earth Day Celebration and Environmental Forum will address the energy footprint of hand-held devices and other personal communication devices like laptops and cell phones. 

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