Public Services
Public Services and Utilities are provided by both the City and private companies as well. Below are a generalized list of services offered in Le Center for both inside and outside of your home or business.
Please note: The City of Le Center has compiled this information as a service to the citizens and residents of Le Center, Minnesota. Every effort was made to include all legal and legitimate service providers when compiling this listing. By posting this information, the City does does not recommend or endorse any specific provider and does not guarantee the list below or the information provided is accurate or complete.

Electric and Natural Gas
The City does not provide direct electricity, natural or liquid fuel services to its residents or businesses.  There are providers in the area that are able to service those needs for both residential services and business/corporate services.

Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative
Great River Energy
Centerpoint Energy


Phone, Internet & Cable
The City does not provide phone, internet, wi-fi or television services to its residents or businesses.  There are providers in the area that are able to service those needs for both residential services and business/corporate services.

Frontier Communications


Refuse & Recycling
Garbage and recycling service is provided as a part of your monthly City water and wastewater bill.

Garbage Service:
Residents must purchase blue garbage bags* labeled 'Le Center', from either City Hall or Radermachers. Bags come in two sizes. The City will only pickup garbage in these bags, discarding anything else placed for collection.

Trash pickup is every Thursday morning.  For holiday schedules, please check the City News page of this site.

Private and Commercial Service Providers:
LJP Enterprises
Waste Management

Recycling Services:
Provided to all residents of Le Sueur County on Saturdays only, between 7am and noon.  Accepted Items: Tin & aluminum cans, glass bottles, plastic jugs, mixed paper and corrugated cardboard.


Sewer & Water
Water and Sewer services are provided by the City of Le Center's Public Works Department.  Billing for Water usage is handled by the City's Finance department.


Snow Removal
Snow & Ice removal from city streets is provided by the City Maintenance division of the Public Works department.

City crews remove snow from approximately 50 miles of street within the City. The City of Le Center routinely removes snow from all paved city streets within the city limits.
Snow removal is primarily the responsibility of the Street, Park and Facilities Sections in the Public Works Maintenance Division.

In addition:
Equipment personnel keep plows ready to operate and conduct quick repairs as necessary during a storm.  Utility crews augment Maintenance staff to operate equipment.   Residents help by complying with snow-related ordinances and reporting slippery intersections or other unsafe areas they encounter.

Snow Parking Enforcement:
"No motor vehicle or trailer of any kind shall be parked on any public street in business or residential districts for a period of more than 4 hours after a snowfall has occurred. All motor vehicles or trailers shall be moved to a plowed area. Upon the expiration of the aforementioned time period, vehicles will be tagged and towed at the expense of the owner.
See Le Center Ordinance, Section 40-89.

Police monitor street conditions and enforce snow-related ordinances.

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Public Services
Public Services and Utilities are provided by both the City and private companies as well.  Below are a generalized list of services offered in Le Center for both inside and outside of your home or business.
Please note: The City of Le Center has compiled this information as a service to the citizens and residents of Le Center, Minnesota. Every effort was made to include all legal and legitimate service providers when compiling this listing. By posting this information, the City does does not recommend or endorse any specific provider and does not guarantee the list below or the information provided is accurate or complete.
 
Electric and Natural Gas
The City does not provide direct electricity, natural or liquid fuel services to its residents or businesses.  There are providers in the area that are able to service those needs for both residential services and business/corporate services.

Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative
Great River Energy
Centerpoint Energy
Phone, Internet & Cable
The City does not provide phone, internet, wi-fi or television services to its residents or businesses.  There are providers in the area that are able to service those needs for both residential services and business/corporate services.

Frontier Communications

Refuse & Recycling
Garbage and recycling service is provided as a part of your monthly City water and wastewater bill.

Garbage Service:
Residents must purchase blue garbage bags* labeled 'Le Center', from either City Hall or Radermachers. Bags come in two sizes. The City will only pickup garbage in these bags, discarding anything else placed for collection.

Trash pickup is every Thursday morning.  For holiday schedules, please check the City News page of this site.

Private and Commercial Service Providers:
LJP Enterprises - Waste Hauling & Recycling
Waste Management of Southern MN
 

Recycling Services:
Provided to all residents of Le Sueur County on Saturdays only, between 7am and noon.  Accepted Items: Tin & aluminum cans, glass bottles, plastic jugs, mixed paper and corrugated cardboard.
Sewer & Water
Water and Sewer services are provided by the City of Le Center's Public Works Department.  Billing for Water usage is handled by the City's Finance department.
  Annual Drinking Water Reports (PDF):  2016   2015   2014   2013
  Wellhead Protection Guide (PDF):  2015
    
MN Rural Water Association Website
Snow Removal
Snow & Ice removal from city streets is provided by the City Maintenance division of the Public Works department.

City crews remove snow from approximately 50 miles of street within the City. The City of Le Center routinely removes snow from all paved city streets within the city limits.
Snow removal is primarily the responsibility of the Street, Park and Facilities Sections in the Public Works Maintenance Division.

In addition:
Equipment personnel keep plows ready to operate and conduct quick repairs as necessary during a storm.  Utility crews augment Maintenance staff to operate equipment.   Residents help by complying with snow-related ordinances and reporting slippery intersections or other unsafe areas they encounter.

To stay alert to the City's snow removal schedule, the City website will have a snow removal alert posted during the period of enforcement.  You can also contact city hall during normal business hours.

Snow Parking Enforcement:
"No motor vehicle or trailer of any kind shall be parked on any public street in business or residential districts for a period of more than 4 hours after a snowfall has occurred. All motor vehicles or trailers shall be moved to a plowed area. Upon the expiration of the aforementioned time period, vehicles will be tagged and towed at the expense of the owner." See Le Center Ordinance, Section 40-89.

Police monitor street conditions and enforce snow-related ordinances.

   
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