Coronavirus Information Page

The City of St. Cloud is encouraging residents to use our On-Line Services, call by phone, or use our locked payment boxes on the buildings to conduct your business with the city. 

Joint City/County Message to Central Minnesota

We need your help with the current surge of COVID-19 in our communities. Your actions have an impact. The Omicron variant is highly contagious and the number of people getting sick is increasing every day by numbers unprecedented in this pandemic. View the Joint City/County Message to Central Minnesota

Emergency Executive Orders

On May 13, 2021, Governor Waltz announced the end of Minnesota's statewide face covering requirement. The Department of Health is reviewing relevant guidance documents and will provide updates. Learn more at

Information on Coronavirus

For the latest St. Cloud news and FAQ’s view GovTV181 (view previously recorded videos or click the green Watch button to watch live TV). See also the FAQs listed on this page.  

For the latest Minnesota news view Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), or Guidance for Staying Safe.

For the latest National news view Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) or Guidance for COVID-19.

Situation Update

View Minnesota Case Information

View the CDC's COVID Transmission by County

Testing and Vaccination

For information on testing and vaccination visit or CentraCare's COVID-19 Vaccine UpdateStearns County COVID-19 shows the local options for testing and vaccinations.  View the Stearns County COVID-19 Vaccine pageSherburne County COVID-19 page, or Benton County COVID-19 Information pages for more information.

Questions about Coronavirus?

Call Stearns County at 320-656-6625 or 877-782-5683 (877-ST-CLOUD). Visit the Stearns County COVID-19 page for more information.

Visit CentraCare's COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Help for You and Your Family webpage.

On-Line Services

Use our On-Line Services to pay your bill, get a license or permit, find information, contact city staff and much more!

On-Line Services

Online Services

Alert Center Closures and Updates

Visit the Alert Center for our current City Service Alerts regarding service interruptions or cancellations, updates, and hours of operation.

Service Alert

Department News Flashes

View current news and information from the city departments. 


Sign-Up for Alerts & Notifications:


In the event that the City of St. Cloud must cancel their events or services you can view and sign-up for the following sources:

  • Alert Center Any updates, cancellations, interruption of city services, or emergency alerts will be posted here.
  • Calendar Event cancellations will also be posted in city department calendars. 
  • News Important news announcements throughout the various city departments.

You can sign-up for these, and other notifications, at Notify Me.

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Social Media:

Connect with the City of St. Cloud through our Social Media Center. Departments post their events and cancellations on their social media pages. 

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