Police Citizen’s Academy

Registration is now open for the Champlin Police Department Police Citizen’s Academy. Meetings are held on Thursdays, March 8th thru April 26th from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  This is a free eight week course designed to strengthen relations between the police and community.  This course allows participants firsthand experience about what it is [...]

Police Citizen’s Academy 2018-01-12T14:35:21+00:00


  DECEMBER 4, 2017 The HWY 169 construction crews have begun building the retaining walls for the pedestrian underpass.  The attached image depicts the construction of the aggregate base.  Upon completion of this work, the footings for the wall will be installed.  Other work on the project includes the construction of storm sewer pipe [...]

T. H.169 IMPROVEMENTS 2018-01-05T13:13:39+00:00

Mill Pond Shoreline and Aquatic Habitat Restoration Improvements

The Mill Pond Shoreline and Aquatic Habitat Restoration Improvements Ground Breaking Event was held 12/11/17.  Pictured (Left to Right) Asst. City Engineer Todd Tuominen, State Senator John Hoffman, Councilmember Ryan Sabas, Mayor Ryan Karasek, Councilmember Tom Moe, State Representative Mark Uglem, and Elm Creek Watershed District Representative Bill Walraven. Mill Pond Shoreline and Aquatic Habitat [...]

Mill Pond Shoreline and Aquatic Habitat Restoration Improvements 2018-01-05T13:14:51+00:00


Ask someone to describe Champlin and you might hear a version of the same message: it's a special place with a neighborly feeling that cannot be duplicated.  We are proud of our parks, our schools, our history and where we're heading in the future.  We enjoy our location on the Mississippi River and thoroughly [...]

#LIVChamplin    2018-01-03T13:05:17+00:00

Charest Woodlawn – Street Improvement Project

The City Council has authorized preparation of plans and specifications for the street reconstruction of Charest Woodlawn area which includes: Gettysburg Avenue – 109th Avenue to Independence Avenue Hillsboro Avenue – 109th Avenue to Gettysburg Avenue Independence Avenue – 109th Avenue to Woodlawn Park Field survey work was initiated the week of December 18th. The [...]

Charest Woodlawn – Street Improvement Project 2018-01-03T13:09:15+00:00

Mill Pond Draw-down

The current draw-down of the Mill Pond will be in place until the spring of 2019. The draw-down is being conducted to facilitate the reconstruction of TH 169 and the Mill Pond Shoreline and Aquatic Habitat Restoration projects. The Mill Pond draw-down has been approved by the DNR by permit. The Champlin Mill Pond [...]

Mill Pond Draw-down 2017-12-20T11:23:56+00:00

Elm Creek – Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) Update

FEMA has issues a Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) related to properties impacted by the Elm Creek Dam Project construction project. The LOMR effective date is February 16, 2018. The LOMR can be down loaded HERE Prior to the Elm Creek Dam construction, the City conducted a Flood Study on the Elm Creek, which determined [...]

Elm Creek – Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) Update 2017-12-20T10:57:49+00:00

109th Avenue Reconstruction

The Cities of Brooklyn Park and Champlin are working on the future reconstruction of 109th Avenue between Jefferson Highway and Winnetka Avenue. The reconstruction is not scheduled until sometime after 2020, however, concept plans need to be prepared within the next year to help guide decisions both cities need to make concerning area traffic [...]

109th Avenue Reconstruction 2017-12-20T11:25:11+00:00