Welcome to the City of Truman, Minnesota. Truman is a community of 1,100 that lies twenty miles to the north of the Iowa border in south central Minnesota. Founded when the railroad came through the area in 1899, our city features an independent school district, exceptional quality of life, and a safe atmosphere to raise a family. We think you’ll agree that Truman is truly a great place to call home!



Survey for Active Living Plan for the City of Truman


Jacob Thunander, The Region Nine Development Commission and the lead planner for the Active Living plan for the City of Truman would like your input. Part of the planning process involves collecting community surveys to gather information about walking and bicycling in the community of Truman.  Please complete the survey by clicking on this link.

Community Survey

There will also be hard copies at city hall if you prefer them.



Phase III Storm Sewer construction project

Storm Sewer pic