The Water Department is responsible for producing and treating all potable water supplied to the distribution system; including sampling, testing, and chemical control. Maintain the water treatment facility, wells, and related equipment.

Michael Wohlferd

Water Superintendent
Phone: 507-932-3080


The Street Division primarily responsible for street patching and paving, ditch cleaning and street grading, street sweeping and bike path maintenance, and street signs and crossings. Street crews are also responsible for un-planned street maintenance and cleanup of accidents, floods, snow removal, de-icing activities, etc, and analyzing street.

St. Charles Well Head Protection Plan (2014) – St. Charles WHPP Part II

Marti Elinghuysen

Streets Superintendent
Phone: 507-932-3080