Thank you to the community members who participated in the May 17th Community Welcoming Event! The session took place at the Faribault Ice Arena (1816 2nd Avenue NW, Faribault, MN) from 6:00 to 8:30 pm. During the open house style event, participants passed through several different facilitated stations: the Learn, Ask, Wish, Share stations.  Participants of all ages were welcomed to contribute their experiences, questions, and ideas for the planning processes in the exercises at the different stations.  A summary of the ideas and comments heard at the different stations is provided below.

If you were unable to participate in the event, we welcome your feedback and involvement in future events and engagement opportunities.  Individuals who require accommodations should contact David Wanberg, City Planner at 507-333-0350 or you!



Learn Station

Participants learned about the different natural and socioeconomic systems in Faribault.  See the full set of maps HERE


Share Station

What is your favorite thing about Faribault?  What would you like the future Faribault to be like?

See the full list of experiences shared HERE


Wish Station

Across the City of Faribault, what are your wishes for...

Living and Dwelling?  Sustainability?  Open Space & Nature Assets?  Connectivity and Transportation?

See the full list of wishes for the City HERE

See the full list of wishes for the Downtown HERE