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2021 Truman Swimming Pool Lessons & Passes


You may sign Up for Swimming Lessons and and Pool Passes.   You can save $10 on the passes before the pool opens up and also sign up for lessons.  The Pool opens up on Friday June 4th.

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The Energy Assistance Program


Are you struggling with your gas and electric bill?  MVAC can HELP! The Energy Assistance Program (EAP) can help income eligible households with a portion of their energy bills. The deadline for submitting an application for this program year is September 1, 2021.  Go to for more details.

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Notice to Truman Property Owners



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Urgent Need for Meals on Wheels Volunteer Drivers


Dalton Kalina with Lutheran Social Service, the Community Development Manager for our LSS Meals program, is in urgent need of Meals on Wheels volunteer drivers in the City of Truman, Monday through Friday.  Details: 1. We have delivery routes that usually start at 11AM and will take about 45 minutes to an hour long. There are about 20 meals to deliver each day. 2. We offer contact-less delivery (meaning you knock and leave the meal and then walk away to see if they pick up the meal). 3. We have gloves and masks available for volunteers. People interested in volunteering can contact our Regional Manager, Sarah at 1-866-974-0283 or by email at

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Energy Assistance Program to increase Crisis Benefit from $600 to $1,200


The Minnesota Department of Commerce announced today that the Energy Assistance Program will increase the maximum annual crisis benefit for qualifying households from $600 to $1,200, following the February arctic blast.  

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We have a New Credit Card Processing Company


Just click on the Payment Options tab on the right hand side of this page, and that you will take you to our payments page then click on  "Pay Your Bill Now"  and it will direct you to the City of Truman’s New Payment Service Network page.

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Do you Qualify for a Property Tax Refund


You may quality for a Homestead Credit Refund and/or a Special Property Tax Refund

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Application for Winter Disconnect Protection


If you can't pay your full bills and need cold weather protection from utility shutoff.  Click here to fill out the form and return it to your local utility company immediately.

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COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program


Click on the link below for the COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program if you in need of help because of the pandemic.

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Heat Share and Financial Assistance Form


HeatShare by the Salvation Army

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Be a CREST Volunteer


                 Be A CREST Volunteer & Make A Difference

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New Public Bus System


Dont Forget! A new public bus system was announced in 2019, and is in place called Prairie Lakes Transit and is run by Martin and Faribault counties.  Click on the link below to visit their website with the details and bus schedule.

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