The city is accepting proposals to buy and finish fixing this home at 313 East 8th St. Single-family home, 2 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms. Instead of spending money to tear down the house, the city improved the foundation and electrical panel. It’s now ready for a DYI person looking for a starter home to live in or rent out.
The City of Albert Lea encourages residents to participate in updating our Comprehensive Plan. The plan is a blueprint for how the city will develop physically, economically, environmentally and socially over the next 10 to 20 years.
To reduce flooding and increase safety, the Minnesota Dept. of Transportation is reconstructing East Main Street/Highway 65 from Newton Avenue to Prospect Avenue in 2022. The City of Albert Lea is also making improvements to East Main Street beyond Prospect Avenue.
The City of Albert Lea is working with local legislators to secure $30 million in state funding toward a major upgrade at the City’s wastewater treatment plant, which needs to replace aging infrastructure and meet stricter pollutant limits.