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Severe Weather Awareness – Tornado

As you’ve hopefully heard, this is Severe Weather Awareness Week and today is focusing on tornado preparedness. The severe weather sirens will go off at 1:45 and 6:55 PM today. Use these opportunities to ensure you have a plan at work and at home for your families in case of severe weather. The MN Deptartment […]

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What do you want for Shakopee?

Hello! Clear communication is tough for cities — and for governmental entities in general. Shakopee has a great story to tell about where we’ve been and where we our future will take us. To help form clear plans and future budgets, Shakopee City Council has begun an extensive planning process. This planning process doesn’t look […]

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Polar Plunge Supporting Special Olympics MN

Good morning – I’ve made the crazy decision to jump in this year’s Polar Plunge with the Shakopee Police Department. Not sure what I’m thinking but want to raise $400 to do it! It is a great program presented by Law Enforcement and the money goes directly to Special Olympics MN! The Shakopee PD has […]

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Scott County Highway 16 Reconstruction – 2016

Hi all – Scott County Highway 16 from Canterbury Road to 18 is one of my least favorite roads in Shakopee. It got pushed further into that category today as a school bus went into the ditch. Luckily no one was hurt. Thankfully, Scott County pushed reconstruction on this project up to 2016 from 2019. […]

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It is cold and I am tired of it – so let’s have a little fun!! I, as Mayor of Shakopee, Minnesota, have proclaimed today It’s Too Dang Cold Day. In honor of this momentous day and school being closed, the extraordinary Shakopee Parks and Recreation department has extended hours to most all Shakopee Community […]

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