Content Type: External News

June 23, 2016

Council Approves $900,000 in Water Quality Grants

Metropolitan Council News Release - June 23, 2016

The Metropolitan Council in June approved six grants to improve surface water quality in several communities across the metro area.
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June 20, 2016

New Columbia Heights library to be unveiled

Sun Focus - June 17, 2016

The Mississippi Watershed Management Organization helped fund all the onsite stormwater management.
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May 13, 2016

Park Board breaks ground on Sculpture Garden overhaul

Southwest Journal - May 12, 2016

The Park Board is funding the work through $8.5 million of state bonding funds and $1.5 million from the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization for stormwater management work.
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April 19, 2016

Tracking water quality in the Mississippi Watershed, with MWMO’s Udai Singh

Minneapolis Riverfront Partnership - April 18, 2016

The Mississippi Watershed Management Organization (MWMO) has for many years tracked local water quality data for the Mississippi and surrounding watershed in the Minneapolis area.
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February 5, 2016

This Week’s Four Must-See Art Shows

City Pages - Feb. 4, 2016

Aaron Dysart takes ice sculpturing to a whole new level with Watershed. Using data collected from the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization, Dysart has crafted a 3-D scale model replica of the river floor.
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January 26, 2016

Minneapolis Sculpture Garden to grow with 16 works from Walker Art Center

Star Tribune - Jan. 26, 2016

Its grounds and pathways will be reconfigured, new trees and shrubs planted and water management systems upgraded (…) with funding from the state of Minnesota and the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization.
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January 4, 2016

Study to review effects of retiring a stretch of the Mississippi River in Minneapolis

Star Tribune - Jan. 4, 2016

The Mississippi Watershed Management Organization, based on the northeast riverfront, the University of Minnesota’s St. Anthony Falls Laboratory and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, are cooperating in the work.
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November 13, 2015

Stormwater project will protect Roseville’s Lake McCarrons

Star Tribune - Nov. 13, 2015

St. Anthony, the Mississippi Water Management Organization, Minneapolis, St. Anthony and Hennepin County are collaborating to construct a $1.6 million underground stormwater treatment and research facility. It will treat 169 million gallons of runoff annually, removing 39 tons of sediment.
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October 31, 2015

On the bleak side of Prospect Park, a transformation nears turning point

Star Tribune - Oct. 31, 2015

The Mississippi Watershed Management Organization (MWMO) has been a part of a committee analyzing the potential for a district system, which it plans to test on the same two blocks as the greening program along SE. 4th Street in Minneapolis, between 29th and Malcolm.
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