Call: (507) 725-5754
Fax: (507) 725-3991
Our Director Mike Tornstrom has a very progressive group of volunteer attendants. The nearest hospital is 20 miles away, with advance life support provided by Tri-State ambulance out of La Crosse, WI. We would like to thank the Caledonia Ambulance service for being one of the best services in the area.
It is the mission of the Caledonia Ambulance Service to promote and provide the highest quality, compassionate, emergency medical care possible to the people and communities to whom we serve.
Caledonia Ambulance Training Department
As a licensed training center through the state of Minnesota, the Caledonia Ambulance Training Department is recognized as a leader in EMS education in the southeast Minnesota region. Caledonia Ambulance provides many educational opportunities including the following classes and courses:
- American Heart Association CPR and First Aid classes
- E.M.R. Emergency Medical Responder initial and refresher courses
- E.M.T. Emergency Medical Technical initial and refresher courses
- C.E.V.O. Emergency Vehicle Operations
- Blood Borne Pathogens Education
To schedule a class or for further information, please contact:
Mike Tornstrom, CC Paramedic
Caledonia Ambulance Director
Community Development Office
For assistance, please contact City Clerk/Administrator Adam Swann.
231 East Main St - PO Box 232, Caledonia, MN 55921
The Community Development Office and the Economic Development Authority (EDA) can offer low interest loans, tax abatement, tax increment financing and in some cases grant money. If you have questions about Caledonia and the surrounding area please give us a call.
The Caledonia EDA meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 1:00 p.m. in the Caledonia City Council Chambers.
Download the Economic Development & Business Assistance Brochure below for further information on the Caledonia EDA.
Download Business Assistance Form online at: http://www.rochestersbdc.com
Kevin Jacobson, Fire Chief
Todd Lemke, 1st Assistant Chief
Kevin Bulman, 2nd Assistant Chief
Randall Ashbacher, Safety Officer
Mitch Betz, Treasurer
Matt Blocker, Secretary
The Caledonia Fire Department was established in 1889 and has a Class 4 ISO rating. The district is about 140 square miles and protects about 5,500 residents. The department's 34 members are ready 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and respond to approximately 60 calls each year. Types of calls include structure fires, wildland fires, search and rescue, motor vehicle accidents, motor vehicle fires, carbon monoxide alarms, and hazardous materials incidents. The department has two engines, one rescue engine, one tower truck, two tankers, one brush truck, and one UTV. In October of each year members participate in Fire Prevention Week, providing fire safety and prevention information to elementary school students. The department is always accepting applications for those interested in becoming a firefighter.
If you would like a fireman to come to your class or special event to give a presentation, just give City Hall a call at 725-3450 and we can leave a message for them.
Hometown Liquor Store
Caledonia, MN 55921
Phone: (507) 725-3988
Store Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Patty Gavin is the manager of the the municipal liquor store, which is located on South Kingston Street in downtown Caledonia. It offers a wide variety of off-sale alcohol and non-alcoholic drinks.
Address: 304 East Main Street
Phone: (507) 725-3889 - non-emergency
Fax: (507) 725-3991
Police Chief: Kurt Zehnder
Sergeant: James Stemper
The Caledonia Police Department prides itself on being a community orientated department. Working closely with youth and city residents to insure the future and safety of the Caledonia Area. If you have any questions please call the office, as the Chief or any of the officers will be able to assist you.
Nick Rask is the Animal Control Officer for the City of Caledonia. For animal control, call Nick, 507-459-0528.
Dogs and cats both need licenses inside the City limits of Caledonia. You can obtain the licenses at City Hall. Licenses cost $10.00 and you have to have proof of your pet's shots when you apply for the license. IF YOUR LICENSE IS NOT OBTAINED BEFORE JANUARY 1 A LATE FEE OF $2.00 WILL BE ASSESSED STARTING JANUARY 1 AND EVERY MONTH THEREAFTER. A CITATION MAY ALSO BE ISSUED. For more information about a license, call City Hall at 725-3450.
231 E. Main St., Caledonia, MN 55921
Connect. Enrich. Inspire.
At the Caledonia Public Library we connect residents with the world through wifi and public computers, with materials from around the state and with others in the community. We seek to enrich the lives of our patrons from birth to adult with programs to encourage early literacy, improve digital literacy and more. We hope to inspire all those who come through our doors to be lifelong learners.
Please visit our website to learn more about what's going on at the library!
The Electric Department is owned and operated by the City of Caledonia. Matt Blocker and Nathan Becker are the electricians. To contact them you can either call the shop at (507) 725-3323 or the City Clerk's office at (507) 725-3450. In the event of a power outage and it's after hours or on the weekends, please call Matt Blocker directly at (507) 458-5715, otherwise please call City Hall during normal working hours.
Water / Sewer Department
You can contact the Caledonia Water and Sewer Department at (507) 725-3402 or you can call the City Clerk's Office at (507) 725-3450 and leave a message for them. If you notice a lift station light/siren going off and it's after working hours, please call at 725-3379 and press 1 to speak with dispatch. They will page out the water/sewer department personnel to resolve the problem.
Dan Boesen, Supervisor
Craig Nelson, Operator
Your Street Department Works for you!
The Caledonia Street Department is responsible for cleaning the streets. You can contact the Street Department at (507) 725-2060 or call the City Clerk's Office at (507) 725-3450 and we can get a hold of them.
Street Department Employees:
- Mark Betz, Driver
- Dan Schwirtz, Driver
The summer rec program would like to give a special thank you to our 2017 sponsors!
New Albin Savings Bank
Bank of the West
Caledonia Bakery LLC
Meyer Concrete, LLC
Quillin's IGA, Inc.
ESB Banking & Insurance
Pine Cone Place
Caledonia Vet Clinic
State Farm Insurance
Wiebke Tire & Exhaust
Caledonia Care & Rehab
Beneke & Associates
Danielson Insurance Agency
Thank you for your support!
The summer recreation program relies heavily on support from area businesses. Your monetary support will allow for your business to be recognized as a sponsor at all summer rec games and tournaments. Your business name will be promoted through publications and game announcing. If you are interested in donating please make checks payable to: The City of Caledonia and mail to City of Caledonia, Attn: Park and Rec Department, 231 East Main Street, PO Box 232 Caledonia, MN 55921.