New Resident Information

Welcome to Coon Rapids! We are pleased you have chosen Coon Rapids as your new home!
We are proud of our city, its parks and trails, business community, family friendly residential areas and most of all the residents who take an active role in community life. The City of Coon Rapids invites you to become involved in the community by participating in any of the many different services organizations including the Rotary, Lions Clubs, City commissions and more!  
To stay informed about city news, events and other information, be sure to read the Coon Rapids Connection newsletter, mailed to all homes and businesses quarterly. You can also sign up for "Notify Me", the City's email notification system. You can set up your personal account and select the topics about which you would like to receive news and brief updates.

Again, welcome to the community!  

Please review the following information below which will help you with your household services:
Cable Television, Internet and Phone:

 Xfinity (Comcast) provides cable television service as well as internet and phone. This company is a franchise operator in our City. Franchise fees paid by Xfinity help to pay for local cable channels 14, 15, 16, 19 and HD 859 through CTN, the Coon Rapids Community Television Network. Residents are able to stay informed by watching City Council and Planning Commission meetings, local news, sports and other entertainment programming specific to Coon Rapids and the Anoka County area on CTN. 
Electrical Service:

Xcel Energy- Provides electricity to the area south of Burlington Northern tracks and Thompson Heights 3rd and 4th Addition.  Connexus Energy services electricity needs north of the BN tracks. There are a few homes in the western city limits serviced by the City of Anoka.

Garbage and Recycling Collection:

Homeowners arrange for their own garbage service. Licensed garbage haulers: Ace Solid Waste; Walter’s Recycling & Refuse; Waste ManagementLePage and Sons, Republic Services. Haulers are required to provide a recycling container. 
Natural gas:

Natural Gas for all of Coon Rapids is provided by CenterPoint Energy.


CenturyLink  and Comcast (Cable, Phone & Internet) provide local phone service.
Water and Sewer:

Contact the City for sewer and water information at 763-767-6438. Coon Rapids utilizes radio read meters and bills are mailed to homeowners quarterly. City utility bills can be paid with check by mail or in person, or by automatic withdrawal.