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Water Department

City of North Mankato Water Department

The North Mankato Water Department currently consists of the Water Superintendent and 3 Operators.
Their main priority is to produce and provide water to the citizens of North Mankato by following the guidelines set forth by the Minnesota Department of Health.

The water department samples and tests the water daily to ensure that all residuals are compliant.

There are over 406,000 feet of water main and 1488 valves in the City of North Mankato.
The department maintains 647 Fire Hydrants.  Maintenance includes flushing all hydrants twice a year, which flushes the water main and enables them to check that the hydrant is working properly.  They also make all hydrant repairs and keep them clear of snow during the winter.

They are also responsible for locating water and sewer services in accordance to Gopher One-call program.

They are also responsible for daily operation of the Storm and Sanitary stations.

Water Conservation Tips

Water Conservation Benefits

Duane Rader, Water Superintendent

1885 Howard Drive
Phone: (507) 625-3382

Mailing Address:
1001 Belgrade Avenue
P.O. Box 2055 North Mankato, MN 56002-2055

2017 Drinking Water Report

2016 Drinking Water Report

2015 Drinking Water Report

2014 Drinking Water Report

2013 Drinking Water Report

2012 Drinking Water Report

2011 Drinking Water Report

2013 Water Fluoridation Quality Award

Lead and Copper in Drinking Water Information

The Department of Natural Resources has information concerning droughts. Please Click here for more information.