History and General Information

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Welcome to the City of Eau Claire web site. Here you'll find information about services and activities of our city government, as well as access to other community web sites and agencies. Eau Claire, located in northwestern Wisconsin about 85 miles east of Minneapolis-St. Paul, was incorporated in 1872 and currently has a population of over 65,000. The community has a diverse and expanding economic base in manufacturing, information technologies, health care, and retail trade. The city is home to the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Chippewa Valley Technical College, and Immanuel Lutheran College. Eau Claire City Hall is located at 203 S. Farwell. For more detailed information about Eau Claire's history and historic preservation activities, click here. For more information, please contact us at:

City of Eau Claire
203 S. Farwell, PO Box 5148
Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-5148
Phone: 715-839-4902
Fax: 715-839-6177