City of Rutland....Pride of the Prairie!

The City of Rutland is more like a big family than a small town. Classic Americana, unparalleled community spirit, and a true sense of historical, cultural, and natural heritage are just a few of the core principles that makes the City of Rutland a wonderful place to call home. Rutland may be in the middle of nowhere but it is in the middle of everything.

Upcoming Events

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Palm Sunday Dinner - POSTPONED


The Youth Group (and their parents) from Nordland Lutheran Church and Trinity Lutheran Church will hold a Dinner on Palm Sunday. Dinner will be scallop potatoes with ham, carrots, buns and beverages.Fundraiser - will be rescheduled.

City Equalization Board & Council Meeting


The Board of Equalization meeting will begin at 5 p.m. The Assessor will join remotely for that portion of the meeting. The monthly City Council meeting will convene after the Board of Equalization concludes.

Easter Egg Hunt


Hop on Over for the Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 11th, starting at 10a.m. Free event. Bring a basket!  Prizes for children ages 0-12. Eggs, crafts, and snacks. Come and watch the fun!

Recent News

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Elections Paperwork due April 6


Just a reminder that the Certificate of Nomination form to have your name placed on the ballot as a candidate for Mayor, City Council, or Park Board  is due by 4 p.m. Monday, April 6. For the City of Rutland forms, nine signatures are required. 

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information


The health and safety of our residents and employees is a top priority of the Rutland City Council. Below is a list of resources where you can find factual information on Coronavirus causes and prevention measures. 

Information from the CDC - Corona Virus

Lefse-making Sessions POSTPONED


There are only seven months left before Uffda Day. Lefse production will begin the end of March. Five are scheduled at this time: Wednesday, March 25, 1 p.m.; Sunday, March 29, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.; Thursday, April 9, 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. The two evening...