The City of Medford 

The Medford Park Board has been working on a playground plan for the green space located at 209 1st ST SW, the lot of the former water tower.  Medford residents are invited to attend an open house to view the proposed playground plan, to ask questions and to provide feedback.   

The open house is scheduled for Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Medford City Hall.  There will not be a formal presentation.  Feel welcome to stop by anytime between 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. to view the proposed plan, ask questions and provide feedback.

water tower green space playground concept plan



Medford is located 45 miles south of the Twin Cities between Faribault and Owatonna directly off Interstate 35.  According to MNDOT, an average of 33,300 vehicles, traveling I35, pass by Medford daily.  The highest one day traffic count in 2016 was 49,075.   

Medford has beautiful park areas with a variety of family recreational activities including a softball diamond, volleyball courts, tennis courts, basketball court, and walking paths.

The downtown area of Medford has a variety of businesses to meet your everyday needs. Along with abundant housing opportunities, the wonderful school district makes Medford a great place to call home.

Medford has huge opportunities for commercial and industrial business along Interstate 35. Home of the Medford Outlet Center, Furniture Outlet and Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers.

16 Acres of Developable Land for Sale (Zoned Residential):  Medford Public Schools is selling 16 acres of prime real estate.  Contact Berkshire Hathaway Home Services for more information:  (507) 451-7355.



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