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Exploring the High-Tech Stormwater Reuse System at Westminster Presbyterian Church

Downtown Minneapolis can be a challenging place to build green infrastructure. Real estate is expensive, space is tight, and not every landowner is willing to push the envelope on environmentally friendly design. It takes a special kind of motivation to want to build green amid a sprawling jungle...

An aerial view of Hall's Island in November 2017.
February 28, 2018

Rebuilding Hall’s Island to improve habitat and ecology along the Mississippi River

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Project partners at Hall's Island.
December 28, 2017

Great partnerships made 2017 a successful year for the MWMO

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EcoVillage Apartments in the Hawthorne Neighborhood in North Minneapolis.
December 4, 2017

EcoVillage Apartments makes green living affordable in North Minneapolis

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An erosion pin on the river bank at Riverfront Regional Park in Fridley.
November 28, 2017

Fighting erosion and restoring shoreline at Riverfront Regional Park

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Workers assemble the storage tanks at Edison High School.
June 26, 2017

How big is your stormwater reuse tank?

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The sidewalk at the Columbia Heights Library.
March 21, 2017

No salt required: sidewalk snowmelt system fights snow and ice

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The Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture, surrounded by mounds of dirt.
October 21, 2016

A Part of the Sculpture Garden You Won’t See in 2017

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an interpretive sign explaining one of the stormwater BMPs at the Columbia Heights Library
June 28, 2016

At the New Columbia Heights Library, a Stormwater BMP Showcase

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Groundbreaking ceremony for the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden reconstruction.
May 12, 2016

Breaking Ground on the New, Eco-Friendly Sculpture Garden

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