Welcome from the City Office. We hope you find this page helpful as we try to provide some information to assist you in meeting your needs as you move to our City. Listed below are the utility companies you may need to contact to hook up services.
There is a campground located on Hwy 212, reservations can be made by calling (320)769-2154. The fee is $20 per day in season, includes electrical hook-up and dump station available nearby. Off season the fee is $12 per day with no water available. The fee on season for one month is $350 and off season $200 for one month. This park area has playground equipment conveniently located within the facility.
The City has three parks, one is located off Hwy 212 by the outdoor swimming pool, another is located close to downtown right off 6th Street, and the third is the Veteran's Memorial Park south of the river. The Riverside Park has a shelterhouse, playground equipment and horseshoes. The swimming pool park offers playground equipment, volleyball court, tennis courts, basketball courts and shelterhouses.
The City has a nine-hole golf course located on the west side of the City.
For more information you may need to know about the laws governing our community, please check the ordinance section of the government page.
If you have any questions not covered on this site please feel free to e-mail us at the address listed below and and we will be happy to answer your questions.
The City of Dawson is interested in the publicís opinion concerning sidewalks. This has been a topic of discussion for quite some time, and the City is looking to establish policies that are feasible for the City to enforce while benefiting the community as well. Topics of discussion include snow removal, safety, use of sidewalks, addressing sidewalk concerns, cost, removal, etc.
Therefore, the City of Dawson has made available an online survey to enlist the communityís help in this matter. To take the online survey, click here. A copy of the survey is available at City Hall, 675 Chestnut Street, between the hours of 8:00 - 4:30 Monday through Friday.
Office hours: Weekdays, 8 am to 4:30 pm