City of Sunfish Lake, Minnesota
Zip Rail Project

Feedback Needed for Zip Rail Project:
The public is invited to attend any of three public meetings to provide feedback on the Zip Rail Scoping Booklet and Draft Scoping Decision Document for the proposed high-speed passenger rail service between Rochester and the Twin Cities Metro area.  All meetings will occur from 5-7 p.m. with a brief presentation at 5:30 p.m. at the following locations: Tuesday, July 29 at Rochester Community & Technical College; Wednesday, July 30 at Inver Hills Community Center; and Thursday, July 31 at Kenyon-Wanamingo High School. For more information and to view the scoping document:

2014 Road Work

The 2014 Street Improvement Project includes the repairs of Windy Hill Road, Windy Hill Court, and Angell Road. The project was let out for bid n April 16, 2014, with the low bid contractor being Danner, Inc. The work is scheduled to last 2-3 weeks.

On-Site Construction Observer is Dan Ziebarth.   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  (612) 419-3589.

Click here for maps and news letter.

Construction Schedule:

Monday 7/28  – Pavement reclaiming to be finished on Windy Hill Court and Road

Tuesday 7/29 – Roadway sub cutting will start on Windy Hill Road

Wednesday 7/30 – Finish sub cutting on Windy Hill Road

Thursday 7/31 – Finish grading Windy Hill Road and Court

Friday 8/1 – Placing additional gravel on Windy Hill Road and Court as necessary

Overall Schedule:

·         Paving is planned to take place on Windy Hill Road / Court on August 7-8.

·         The paving completion deadline for Angell Road is August 22.

·         All necessary seeding and turf restoration work plus final project is planned to take place the week of August 25-29. The final project completion date is August 29.

·         These dates may be moved up and weekly schedule updates will be provided on the City website, so please check back weekly for the most up-to-date schedule.

RNAV Update - July 2014

Here is some updated information on our situation with RNAV.  Click here for the information.

NOC Meeting

The next MSP Noise Oversight Committee Public Input Meeting will be held at 7 PM on Tuesday July 29, 2014 at the Mendota Heights City Hall located at 1101 Victoria Curve.

Topics to be covered include the Annual MSP Nighttime Operations Assessment 2012-2013 and the MACNOMS Validation Study.  Citizens will have an opportunity to provide

comment and voice concerns about aircraft noise issues.  Visit for more information.

Welcome to the official website of the city of Sunfish Lake.

We are a small community proud of our heritage and committed to the preservation of our pristine rural character. We cherish our privacy yet know we are part of a thriving Dakota County and the greater Twin Cities metropolitan area. With these partnerships in mind, we strive to preserve that unique spirit which is Sunfish Lake, Minnesota.

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