COVID-19 Information

Please go to Governor Walz Executive Orders to get the latest information for Minnesota.

View Executive Orders


For information on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and guidelines and recommendations visit the Minnesota Department of Health or the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) websites.   MDH has a number of health resources in multiple languages

Nicollet County has many resources available to help residents during this time:   Nicollet County Cares. and https://www.co.nicollet.mn.us/766/COVID-19-Novel-Coronavirus-Information.

As the situation evolves, we will continue to communicate any changes to our programming or services on our website and Facebook pages.

Link to Governor Walz Executive Orders

Effective August 23, 2021
All staff and visitors in City buildings will be required to wear masks at all times. This restriction is being put in place due to a high level of COVID community transmission rates in Nicollet County.

Effective May 18, 2021 
Current Face Covering requirements in Minnesota: 
Pursuant to the most recent CDC guidelines and as directed by Governor Walz, individuals who have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 are no longer required to wear masks in City buildings. Those who are not fully vaccinated, defined as “two weeks after the second Pfizer/Moderna shot or two weeks after the one shot Johnson and Johnson vaccine”, must still wear a mask under the same guidelines as previously directed. 

Please note that Minnesota River Valley Transit riders MUST continue to wear a mask while on the transit bus whether whether fully vaccinated or not.

For more information: View the Executive Order and / or read answers to Frequently Asked Questions About the Requirement to Wear Face Coverings.


COVID-19 Business Resources