Lakeville is a thriving city of cohesive neighborhoods, vibrant businesses, and successful community partnerships. Working together, education, commerce, and local government have built a dynamic city offering a wide-array of shopping, housing, and business development opportunities.

Our parks, lakes, and award-winning schools are alive with countless cultural, recreational, educational, and leisure activities. Lakeville is ideally positioned for easy access to the Twin Cities' numerous regional amenities and attractions. From a historic downtown to industrial and high-tech business parks, Lakeville continues to attract quality growth while maintaining the small-town feeling and high quality of life that makes it exceptional.

We invite you to thrive with us in this place of opportunity for your business, your family, and your future.
  1. City Calendar of Events

    Fine out what is happening within the city.

  2. Community News

    Read current news and announcements.

  3. Community Organizations

    Learn more about a few of the community organizations available to the citizen's of Lakeville.

  4. History of Lakeville

    Rich in historical lore, today's Lakeville had its origins back in 1853. Watch some short videos highlighting Lakeville's history.

  5. License & Permits

    Find all license and permits for the Building Inspection department.

  6. Parks & Facilities

    Check out area parks, facilities, and a list of their amenities.

  7. Maps of Lakeville

  8. Moving to Lakeville

  9. Recycling

  10. Schools

    With 35% of our population under the age of 18, the City of Lakeville recognizes and values the importance of outstanding schools. Our community is served by three excellent school districts, each of which consistently produces students who score above the national average on achievement tests.

  11. Visitor Information

    For information about motels and other lodging in Lakeville, visit the Lakeville Convention and Visitor's Bureau.