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Spring Cleaning? Get Rid Of Bulk Items This Weekend

The spring bulk drop-off event for Hopkins residential refuse customers will be held this Friday, April 29, 3-7 pm and Saturday, April 30, 9 am-4 pm. More...


Free Leaf & Yard Waste Pick Up Happening Now

Yard waste will be collected for free on your regular refuse day during the weeks of April 25–May 5. You do not need to call to schedule this pick up. More...

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Serve As An Election Judge

Want to serve your country? Be an election judge! Judges ensure that the voting process goes smoothly and honestly. More...


Become a Hopkins Firefighter

The Hopkins Fire Department is looking for people who are interested in providing the community with a wide range of emergency services. More...

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Step To It! Register Now For This May Challenge

The Step To It Challenge is a fun, lighted-hearted way to connect with family, friends, and neighbors, and get moving again after a long winter. More...

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Pay Your Utility Bill Online—New Portal Is Live!

The long awaited City of Hopkins utility billing portal is now live. Find out how to get started using this service...

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Get the Wiggles Out at Turf Tots

Bring your children (ages 1–5) to the Hopkins Pavilion for Turf Tots, a drop-in freeplay program. Kids can run and play in crawl tunnels, bounce houses, and more...

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Do You Travel Along Highway 169? MnDOT Wants Your Input

Complete MnDOT's short online survey to provide input on travel along Highway 169. Your feedback will help determine the best options improving transit along Highway 169. More...



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    1010 1st St S
    Hopkins, MN 55343

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