Rush City Area Community Resources

Rush City: Local Resources (4/7/2020)

MEDICAL:

  • COVID-19 Chisago County Public Health Support Line
    • M-F, 9:00 am-3:00 pm — 651-257-1300 (follow prompts)
    • Other hours, call MN Department of Health public hotline — 651-201-3920.
  • Fairview Pharmacy:
    • 320-358-4757
    • M-F, 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
    • 760 W 4th Street, Rush City, MN 55609
    • https://www.fairview.org/locations/fairview-clinics-rush-city/pharmacy
    • Services:
      • curbside pick-up
      • mail delivery (allow extra time)
      • payments by phone
    • Perreault Chiropractic
      • 320-358-3441
      • Currently not taking walk-ins; please call for an appointment.
      • 263 W 4th Street, Rush City, MN 55609
    • Soft Dental: Closed
      • 320-358-4733
      • contactus@softdentalmn.com
      • No non-essential, elective dental/medical procedures will be performed until further notice.
      • We will be available to triage true dental emergencies; call or email.

 

GROCERY/FOOD ASSISTANCE:

  • Food Resource Locator:
  • Holiday Station Store: OPEN 24 hours
    • 320-358-4997
    • 1550 W 4th Street, Rush City, MN 55069
  • Kwik Trip: Open 24 hours
    • 320-358-3306
    • 1225 West 4th Street, Rush City, MN 55069
  • Ruby’s Pantry
  • Rush City Bakery: OPEN
  • Rush City Food Shelf
    • 320-358-4428
    • Most Tuesdays, 2:00-4:45 pm; 4th Tuesday of each month, 2:00-5:45 pm.
    • https://www.facebook.com/rushcityfoodshelf/
    • 720 W 14th Street, Rush City, MN 55069 (Rush City Community Center)
    • Please remain in car and follow staff directions.
  • Rush City Public Schools
    • 320-358-4855 District Office
    • rushcity.k12.mn.us
    • Mondays: A week’s worth of breakfast and lunch for school-age children is provided once/week for families who request it.
    • NOTICE: Schedule follows school calendar so when it indicates no school on Monday, distribution will be Tuesday. (i.e., April 14 rather than April 13)
    • Call school directly or email Food Service Supervisor for information: drichard@rushcity.k12.mn.us
  • Senior Dining and Meals on Wheels (MOW): Catholic Charities
    • 320-229-4586
    • ccstcloud.org
    • All congregate dining has been replaced with “grab and go” option.
    • Senior Dining: Pick up 10 frozen meals once every two weeks.
    • Call with questions and to confirm date and time in your location.

CHILD CARE:

  • Rush City Public Schools
    • 320-358-4855 District Office
    • Childcare for students of parents who work in one of the Emergency Occupations per the Governor’s orders.
    • Eligible children are 12 years or younger who are enrolled students at Rush City and who need this service as a last resort.
    • For information, contact Mr. Lee Rood at lrood@rushcity.k12.mn.us
  • State of Minnesota:
    • Hotline available 7:00 am-7:00 pm to assist with child care questions due to the recent school closure announcement:
      • Metro: 651-297-1304
      • Greater MN: 1-800-657-3504
    • Local Child Care License Holders:

HELPFUL SERVICES: 

  • City Hall: Building CLOSED, staff available by phone and email
  • Chamber of Commerce: CLOSED
  • Central Minnesota Jobs and Training Services (CMJTS):
    • 1-800-284-7425
    • Apply for Unemployment Insurance: uimn.org
    • If you have Unemployment Insurance, call (651) 296-3644 from a cell or 1-877-898-9090 from a landline
  • Lakes and Pines: OPEN
    • 320-679-1800; Toll Free 1-800-832-6082; Fax 320-679-4139
    • lap@lakesandpines.org
    • 1700 Maple Ave East, Mora, MN 55051
    • Open 6:00 am – 6:30 pm APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED. Do not come to the office without contacting us first.
    • https://www.lakesandpines.org
    • Applications for assistance can be found at each of our offices in the containers outside of the door. Please be sure you take the correct application to meet your need. Feel free to call if you have a question about which application you need to fill out or where to find the box at your closest location.
    • Documents and applications may be uploaded to our website, mailed or dropped off at the Mora office ONLY. If dropping them off, please place them in the locked black drop box to the right of the door marked “Drop Box.” A staff member will check the box throughout the day.
    • Unemployment Benefits: Lakes and Pines Mora office will have computers available for people on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am to 2pm to apply for Unemployment Benefits. Computers will be available by appointment only. Two computers will be available, in separate rooms. Lakes & Pines staff will not be assisting with the application process, just providing computers and internet access.
  • Public Transit: Heartland Express
    • SPECIAL: No fees through April 10. Check back to see if offer has been extended.
    • Call for information on routes, bus availability and to make a reservation. Service provided to homes and businesses within Rush City limits.
    • 651-213-5789 or 1-888-234-7840
    • M-F, 8:00 am-4:30 pm BY APPOINTMENT
  • Unity Bank: Drive-up/Walk-up OPEN; Lobby CLOSED

Additional Services

  • Customer Care Team available via phone M-F, 7:30 am-5:00 pm, at 1-877-

889-6847.

  • Customers facing hardships due to COVID-10, contact your banker or lender.
  • Be alert for those who prey upon vulnerable consumers during times of crisis.

PRINTING AND FAXING SERVICES:

  • Holiday Station Store: OPEN 24 hours
    • 320-358-4997
    • 1550 W 4th Street, Rush City, MN 55069
    • Fax: $1 per page to send
    • Copies: $0.15 per page, black-and-white
  • Kwik Trip: Open 24 hours
    • 320-358-3306
    • 1225 West 4th Street, Rush City, MN 55069
    • Copies: $0.25 per page, black-and-white

RESTAURANTS:

  • Burger King: Drive-thru only
    • 320-358-4314
    • 1560 W 4th Street, Rush City, MN 55609
    • Sunday-Thursday, 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
    • Friday-Saturday, 7:00 am – 10:00 pm
  • Bulrush Golf Club & Rush Hour Bar & Grill: OPEN; full menu available for pickup/carryout
    • Tues-Sat: 11 am-1pm and 4-7 pm; Sun/Mon: Closed
    • 320-358-1050
    • 605 Brookside Parkway, Rush City, MN 55069
    • https://www.bulrushgolfclub.com
    • No golf until further notice
  • Chucker’s Bowl & Lounge: CLOSED until further notice
  • Creekside Pizza & Cafe: OPEN for delivery, pickup, curbside
    • Tues: 10 am-2 pm; Wed-Sat: 10 am-7:30 pm; Sun-Mon: Closed
    • 320-358-1411
    • 180 W 5th Street, Rush City, MN 55069
    • Call in orders or place online or via app at: creeksidepizzaria.com

LOCAL BUSINESSES:

  • Hairdo or Dye: CLOSED until further notice
  • Snap Fitness: CLOSED until further notice
    • Providing a variety of at-home workout options, including 90-day access to a library of specially curated virtual workouts. Get access at: snapfitness.com/freeapp

RELIGIOUS SERVICES:

OTHER RESOURCES/INFORMATION:

  • Minnesota Department of Health: COVID-19
  • MN 2-1-1
    • United Way 2-1-1 is free and confidential assistance that is available 24/7 and their purpose is to connect individuals with the appropriate health and human service resources. Can offer valuable resources including: shelter/housing options, utilities assistance, supplemental and nutritional programs, childcare options, and more! o Dial 2-1-1 or 800-543-7709 o Online at www.211unitedway.org