Content Type: External News

May 5, 2017

Animal Waste, Road Salt, Lawn Fertilizer Harm Mississippi River

KSTP-TV - May 4, 2017

...Issues are seen regularly by the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization. The MWMO monitors the health of the Mississippi River and the wetlands and lakes in a 40-square mile area around it - from Fridley to St. Paul.
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April 27, 2017

Revamped Minneapolis Sculpture Garden To Reopen June 3

WCCO - April 27, 2017

(...) The recent improvements to the park were made possible by $8.5 million in public funding and another $1.5 million from the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization...
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April 6, 2017

MWMO Newsletter – Spring 2017

Email Newsletter

The latest news and updates from the MWMO.
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April 6, 2017

Earth Day art contest

Sun Focus - April 6, 2017

All ages and all skill-levels are invited to participate in the Water Art Competition, an art contest in the spirit of Earth Day with a focus on water protection, conservation, and restoration.
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February 25, 2017

Exploring the Upper River: Stormwater Park

Mill City Times - Feb. 25, 2017

...[T]he hidden gem I’m writing about this month would be right under your nose at that point, Stormwater Park at the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization’s facility, 2522 Marshall Street NE.
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January 12, 2017

Minneapolis Area Synod embarks on watershed stewardship campaign

Southwest Journal - Jan. 12, 2017

Eco exhibit featured in Northeast (...) The Mississippi Watershed Management Organization is hosting the exhibit, called “Climate, Energy, and Community: What We Can Do,” at its Stormwater Park and Learning Center this year.
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December 10, 2016

Columbia Heights Library honored with Brownfield award

Sun Focus - Dec. 10, 2016

...The city also has a partnership agreement with the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization and features a landscape with storm water best management practices...
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November 27, 2016

Blind Somali math teacher adding to his legacy in Minneapolis

Star Tribune - Nov. 27, 2016

… Recently, Xiito took on a project from the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization to do community education for Twin Cities Somalis about the importance of clean water and protecting the land.
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November 21, 2016

Minnesota Brownfields honors five projects

Finance & Commerce - Nov. 21, 2016

Columbia Heights’ new library at 3939 Central Ave. NE won the small city impact award for creating a new 22,600-square-foot building that replaced a 60-year-old facility and a vacant, contaminated site once home to a Burger King.
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