Content Type: External News

October 24, 2017

Restoration planned for Hall’s Island in Northeast Minneapolis

FOX 9 News - Oct. 24, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) - Plans to reshape the waterfront along the Mississippi River in Minneapolis will soon take a big step. Next month, construction begins on the restoration of Hall's Island in Northeast Minneapolis.
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October 24, 2017

Hall’s Island facelift brings new water access to NE Mpls.

MPR News - Oct. 24, 2017

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board on Tuesday announced a $6.7 million construction project to restore Hall's Island starting next month.
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October 19, 2017

Study aims to track sources of downtown runoff

Downtown Journal - Oct. 19, 2017

A new Mississippi Watershed Management Organization study is aiming to better understand the types and amounts of pollutants that come from different surfaces in downtown Minneapolis.
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October 6, 2017

Artists create ‘Interspecies Postal Service’ to monitor climate change

Star Tribune - Oct. 6, 2017

Pink mailboxes are the new blue U.S. Postal Service mailboxes. At Franconia Sculpture Garden, the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization, and the UMN Ecology Department Building, an artist project called "Transition Habitats" by Elliot Montgomery and Chris Woebken offers another portal into the affects of climate change. 
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October 6, 2017

MWMO Newsletter – Fall 2017

Email Newsletter - October 5, 2017

The latest news and updates from the MWMO.
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July 12, 2017

MWMO Newsletter – Summer 2017

Email Newsletter - July 11, 2017

The latest news and updates from the MWMO.
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July 5, 2017

Master Water Stewards program open for applications

Southwest Journal - July 5, 2017

The Freshwater Society partners with about 16 local government units on the program, including the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District and Mississippi Watershed Management Organization.
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June 29, 2017

NiceRide on the river: Kayak on the Mississippi for $20 through the Paddle Share program

City Pages - June 29, 2017

There are currently two places where you can pick up a kayak: North Mississippi Regional Park and at the Lowry Avenue Bridge (there’s a station at the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization…
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June 27, 2017

Sustainability Drove Minneapolis Sculpture Garden Redesign

Walker Reader - June 27, 2017

“We’re trying to manage water where it lands,” says Marcy Bean, of the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization, which provided $1.5 million for the water reuse system.
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