News & Updates

lightrailHelp Guide The Future Of the Shady Oak Station Area

The cities of Minnetonka and Hopkins invite you to an open house for Shady Oak Station development strategy on May 6 at the Hopkins Fire Station. More...


Free Leaf & Yard Waste Pick Ups April 27–May 7

Yard waste will be collected for free on your regular refuse day from April 27– May 7. You do not need to call to schedule this pick up. More...


License Your Dog

Licenses are inexpensive, easy to get, and good for your dog. The City requires that your dog have a license as soon as it is six months old. More...


New Think Hopkins App Launched

Download the new and improved Think Hopkins smartphone app to know
what’s happening in Hopkins, save at local businesses, and much more...

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Register For The Step To It Challenge

The Step To It Challenge is a fun, lighted-hearted way to connect with family, friends, and neighbors, and get moving again after a long winter. More...

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Attend Blake Road LRT Station Area Workshops In April And May

Mark your calendars and join the City of Hopkins and Blake Road Corridor Collaborative in helping guide the future redevelopment of the Blake Road LRT Station Area. More...


Report A Pothole

It is that time of year again! If you would like to report a pothole on a City street, please submit this brief form to the Public Works Department.

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City Makes Fast Electric Car Charging Station Available

A DC Fast Charger has been installed in downtown Hopkins that can charge electric vehicles up to 80% of capacity in as little as 20 minutes. More...

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Work Out The Wiggles At Turf Tots

Turf Tots is a drop-in freeplay program for children up to 5 years old, held every weekday from 9 am to 2 pm. Kids can run and play with equipment provided by the Pavilion. More...

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Shape the Future of Hopkins Parks—Take The Survey Today

From playgrounds and new features to athletic fields and natural areas, we want to hear from you about how you use the parks and what you'd like to see. More...



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    1010 1st St S
    Hopkins, MN 55343

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