Greetings from Lewiston

The Heart of Winona County in Southeastern Minnesota!

Lewiston MN


The spirit of Lewiston lies within our community members.

Whether lifelong residents or families just moving to town, our city is committed to the people who live, work, and play in Lewiston. Strategically located between Rochester and Winona in Southeast Minnesota, Lewiston provides a supportive business environment and is a great place to raise a family. Lewiston is also on the edge of Minnesota’s bluff lands. Winona County’s hills and valleys make the area one of the most beautiful in the state.

Are you a  licensed daycare or local business within the City of Lewiston adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic?   The Lewiston          CARES Fund Assistance Program will provide grants of up to $500.00 each to those who have had supplies, personal protective equipment (masks, gloves, gowns) or other expenses related to COVID-19.  This is a first-come, first-serve program until grant funds are depleted or the program ends.  Applications will be accepted through November 10, 2020 at City Hall.

Please see application below for specifics and completion.

Are you a small business or homeowner/renter having trouble making ends meet during these trying times? Check in with SEMMCHRA and see how they can help!!

The link is https:/

or call Amy Gusa, Intake Housing Specialist
651-565-2638 ext. 222
134 East Second Street
Wabasha, MN 55981

Election Information   Election link to the MN Secretary of State

Free Flu shot clinic October 22nd at the Lewiston Community Center!                                                   10:30am-1:30pm, 3:00pm-7:00pm. Sponsored by Winona Health Foundation, Winona County Public Health, and the City of Winona.

Public Works Maintenance Worker – PT 

The City of Lewiston seeks applicants for a part-time public works maintenance worker vacancy. This position will work up to 32 hours per week at a pay rate of $16 per hour. This position performs a variety of duties involved with maintenance and repair of city streets, parks, water and sewer utilities in all types of weather conditions.

Applications, a supplemental questionnaire, and a full job description may be obtained at City Hall at 75 Rice Street Lewiston, MN 55952 or on-line at  For more information, please contact City Hall at 507-523-2257.

Completed applications and supplemental questionnaires are required and will be accepted until the position is filled. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completed applications and supplemental questionnaires. Priority will be given to those received by Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 4:30pm, and first review will take place at that time.

Employment Application

Public Works Assistant Supplemental Questionnaire

***The City of Lewiston will be utilizing Zoom Logo for all electronic meetings until further notice***

To access City Council meetings, please use the following link(s).  

City of Lewiston City Council for Wednesday 10/14/20, to be held at 6:00pm, which is a time change from the usual 7:00pm.
Special Meeting of Council to discuss the budget at 6:30pm or immediately following the 10/14/20 City Council meeting