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Water Use Reminder - Outdoor use of water is allowed from the hours of 7:00-9:00 a.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. only.  Washing of cars is permissible at any time in the driveway.  Please comply with these hours to avoid further restrictions.  Usage at other times is in violation of Ordinance No 111.  This regulation will be enforced by the Babbitt Police Department.


Consumer Confidence Report - 2021  (complete report listed in the Public Utilities Dept. Tab on the website and also under City Forms)


Thank you to Twin Metals MN for the generous donation to our Ambulance Service!



The increased use of cleaning wipes during the COVID-19 outbreak is good on the disease mitigation front, but could cause some problems for our sanitary sewer system.

Please DO NOT flush cleaning wipes, baby wipes, or paper towels down the toilet. Throw them in the trash. Wipes and paper towels do not dissolve like toilet paper and can clog your pipes, your neighborhood’s pipes, and even jam up Babbitt’s sanitary sewer lift stations.

In these uncertain times, the last thing you or your neighbors need is a sewage back-up in your home. Please help us spread the message!


The City of Babbitt is in the process of designing and building a campground at Birch Lake.  We will have RV and primitive sites available for daily, weekly, or seasonal rental.  The plan is to have the campground open the summer of 2023.  Please watch for information this winter on how to make your reservations online!


PUBLIC NOTICE:  City of Babbitt garbage bills will be $65/quarter beginning January 2022.  Any bags may be used.  Bags must be placed in a covered garbage can not to exceed 32 gallons in size.  Garbage will not be picked up if it is not in a can.

Water/Sewer bills are $90/month.  Sewer Maintenance (Snowbirds, etc.) Fee is $51/month.




Garbage Collection:  Residents are reminded that only CORRUGATED cardboard is allowed in the recycle shed.  Picking up of grass clippings, etc., is an additional service that is provided by the garbage hauler.  Do not overfill bags - they should be easily 'liftable'.  Please DO NOT dispose of animal feces in these bags!  It should be disposed of in regular garbage bags.  Garbage is collected on Mondays and Thursdays.  Pickup begins at 7:00 a.m.  Please have your garbage bags in a container and out by the road by that time.