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Where is Loretto Located?

The City of Loretto, Minnesota is located in western Hennepin County, about 25 miles from Minneapolis and ½ mile south of the intersection of State Highway 55 and CSAH 19.  Loretto has a population of about 652, with 225 households.  Loretto is one-quarter square mile in size.


Where is the City Hall?

Loretto City Hall is located at 279 North Medina St., Suite 260, P.O. Box 207, in the Loretto Office Park.   (763) 479-4305; Fax (763) 479-2685.


Are there any athletic programs for my children?

Yes, the LCAA (Loretto Community Athletic Association) offers a variety of baseball and softball programs for boys and girls throughout the summer.  There is also the Loretto Larks, the town baseball team.


Area Schools
Loretto is in Delano School District #879.  Delano is about seven miles west of Loretto. 


The City of Loretto owns four parks.  The Loretto Ballfields includes a baseball field, three softball fields, concessions, restrooms, and playground.  The Loretto Lions Park offers a playground, enclosed picnic shelter, and an ice rink in the winter.  The Lions Park and the Ballfields can be reserved for your special event.  There are also playground parks located in the Ponds development on Pond View Drive and in the Highlands area off of Summit Avenue and Edgewood Drive.  More information on Loretto's park system.


Loretto is located near two Three Rivers Park District Regional Parks:  Baker Park and Lake Rebecca Park. These parks offer swimming, camping, picnicking, biking/hiking trails, playgrounds, and more.  For more information, visit the parks' website at: http://www.threeriversparkdistrict.org.




The Hennepin County Library system has two nearby libraries - Maple Plain and Plymouth.  For more information, visit their website at www.hclib.org.


Water Utilities

Frequently asked questions about water meters, along with answers, can be found under Utilities/Water.


Other Info:

Please refer to the other tabs on this website for more information regarding the City of Loretto.  Ex:  local restaurants and apartments are listed on the Helpful Info/General Information tab.