From the Mayor

SUNFISH LAKE DEER HUNTING The City has recently received inquiries about our annual sanctioned bow hunting designed to cull the deer herd in Sunfish Lake. The DNR has previously indicated that SFL has too many deer to be safely supported in the 1.7 square mile area that makes up our city. Thus,...
Greetings Neighbors, Where did the summer go?! Temperatures are falling and days are getting shorter. I hope you have enjoyed the beautiful weather and savored the colors of Autumn throughout Sunfish Lake as much as I have. Perhaps we all appreciated the beauty around us even more this year as...

Don't forget a permit

Sunfish Lake requires permits for a variety of actitivites, home renovations, and property improvements. See Permits and Forms to learn more about the permit you need.

The West St. Paul Police department would like to remind the residents of Sunfish Lake to be mindful when it comes to door to door solicitors. Although many solicitors have good intentions, some do not and it’s not always easy to spot the con artist. Here are some tips that will help keep you safe...


23 Apr
FREE Spring paper shred event
Date Sat., 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
22 Oct
FREE Fall Paper Shred Event
Sat., 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Airplane noise bothering you?

Keep your eye on this section of for the latest information about Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and the Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC).

Please take notice that the Planning Commission Meeting for the City of Sunfish Lake will be


Please take notice that the Lower Mississippi River Watershed Management Organization Board of



In order to comply with the City of Sunfish Lake National Pollutant


A resident of Sunfish Lake is needed to serve on the Northern Dakota County Cable


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.