Departments


Coronavirus (COVID-19)

City of Maple Grove emergency management falls under the purview of the Maple Grove Fire Department. Fire Chief Tim Bush has been monitoring the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) closely to communications, messaging, and actions by local, county, state and federal agencies to maintain situational awareness during this health emergency.

View video Maple Grove COVID-19 Update March 22, 2020.

View video presented by Fire Chief Bush offering an overview of COVID-19 precautions and preparations in Maple Grove. 

View video from the March 16, 2020, Maple Grove City Council Meeting COVID-19.

The City of Maple Grove Minnesota is 1 of 14 cities who are members of the North Suburban Emergency Management Planning Group. Together, they created and maintain an emergency operations plan to address natural disasters of all kinds, including community health emergencies.

In addition, the city has preparedness plan in place that also includes continuity of essential city services. City council meetings will occur as scheduled. View message regarding Maple Grove Community Center and Parks and Recreation facilities and programs closures and cancellations.

As recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, practicing simple things can slow the spread of coronavirus and protect individuals. This includes normal cold and flu precautions:

  • Frequent hand washing.
  • Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue or use your elbow. (Immediately throw away used tissues in a trash receptacle.) 
  • Avoid touching your face.
  • Stay home when you are sick.

 
Social distancing is also an important way to help limit the spread of COVID-19. 

The following websites are resources for up-to-date information on COVID-19.

Coronavirus.gov

Minnesota Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

ISD 279 - Osseo Area Schools coronavirus response plan and resources

Additional resources in and around Maple Grove:

Hospitals and medical clinics

Pharmacies

Grocery stores

Food shelves and community assistance

Local restaurants offering free meals to students K-12

The business resource page also contains additional information, including a list of Maple Grove restaurants that are continuing operations.