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Residents in Albert Lea happy with the direction it's going

Albert Lea reveal their 2018 community survey results at their city council meeting.

Posted: Nov. 14, 2018 10:19 PM

ALBERT LEA, Minn.-Every three years the city of Albert Lea looks to the community for help. They conduct a survey to see how residents feel about the place they call home.

Since 2015, majority of people say the city is heading in the right direction.

“It's a really good place to live,” said Albert Lea resident Vern Strand.

He lived in Albert Lea for nearly six decades.

“Everyone is just friendly,” he said.

The city completed a community survey asking residents about their overall opinion of the place they call home. Some results revealed over 72% of residents ages 18-34 would recommend living in Albert Lea.

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