71 South Drive, Babbitt, MN 55706
The City completed a $2.5 million renovation in the former Emanuelson School building. It has been renamed the Babbitt Municipal Center and is complete with fiber optics and geothermal heating/air conditioning. It houses the City Administrative offices, the Council Chambers and a conference room for meetings, the Public Library, the Police Department, Senior Citizens' Center, a gymnasium, a catering kitchen, and more.
The Comprehensive Plan and a Housing survey for the City of Babbitt have been completed. These have been done to prepare for the future in anticipation of growth due to additional employment.
1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
The Babbitt Economic Development Authority welcomes all opportunities to grow the town of Babbitt. Babbitt EDA offers grant programs to help your local business in the amounts of $5,000 - $10,000 for small business loans. In addition, there are many sites throughout the city that welcome a host of opportunities for manufacturing, call centers, retail outlets, as well as office space!
The City also has residential lots with water and sewer available for sale on Mulberry Lane, Five (5) double lots @ $16,000 each; and two (2) single corner lots @ $12,000 each. For more information contact Andrea Zupancich at
Babbitt's revised Comprehensive Plan is now complete and can be viewed at the following website: www.arrowheadplanning.org
Grant programs may be available:
Contact City Hall at 827-3464.
Economic Development Authority - Loan and Economic Assistance Application Form is available at the link below.