Wadena is bursting with vibrant culture, esteemed academics, celebrated arts, progressive technology, and a cherished history. We're glad you are here and invite you to become part of this great community. We hope you'll take advantage of everything Wadena has to offer. Whether you're looking for excellent schools, diverse neighborhoods, quality business and shopping opportunities or an abundance of recreational and leisure activities, you'll find it here in Wadena.
Take in nature's beauty and enjoy the abundant wildlife and birds along the recreation trail that begins at Sunnybrook park and winds its way through a wetland area with 3.5 miles of recently resurfaced blacktop.
Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation, make Wadena the starting point for your golf, or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!
WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT FOREMAN/OPERATOR
The City of Wadena is accepting applications for the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Foreman/Operator. Responsibilities include the operation and maintenance of the Wastewater Treatment Plant and supervision of the Wastewater Treatment Operations.
Qualifications include possession of a valid Class B Minnesota Vehicle Operator License with tanker endorsement, possession of a Class IV Minnesota Waste Disposal Facility Operator’s Certificate, possession of a Class A Certificate from the State of Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, graduate of a certified technical college course in Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation and maintenance and at least five (5) years of experience in the supervision and operation of a wastewater treatment facility.
Applications can be obtained by contacting the City Administrator’s Office, phone number 218-631-7707. Completed application, along with resume, are to be sent to the City of Wadena, City Administrator, Bradley A. Swenson, PO Box 30, Wadena, MN 56482. Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on June 10, 2013
Health & Wellness Center
After nearly two years since we started the effort to obtain state funding to rebuild the community center and municipal pool facilities lost in the June 17, 2010 tornado, Gov. Dayton announced that the Wadena Regional Wellness Center project will receive $4.2 million!
Check out everything going on in Wadena ... from our art deco downtown with great shopping and many historic storefronts to our many acres of public parks and campground ... from our Art Deco Memorial Auditorium to our community wide celebrations, you will always find something happening in the Wadena Community.
Upcoming community events
To find information about current and upcoming community events in the Wadena area, visit the Wadena Chamber of Commerce website at www.wadenachamber.com
at 5:00 pm, City Hall
Tuesday, June 11th
Next City Council meeting
at 5:30, City Hall