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PHOTO SLIDESHOW: St Thomas hosts Elm Tree Story Booth

Tommie Media - November 18, 2019

The Elm Tree Story booth, in partnership with the environmental 212 Sustainability in Context class and the Minnesota Watershed management organization, made an appearance on campus during the week of Nov. 4 – 8. “Our class is collecting data about people’s experiences of the Mississippi...

Columbia Heights High School Key Club members.
November 15, 2019

Good Neighbor News – November 2019 – Yard Care Tips, Community Cleanups and More

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November 12, 2019

Agencies look at Upper Harbor sustainability and connectivity

Insight News - November 12, 2019

(…) Four agencies/organizations presented their information for review and discussion. The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB), Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), Minneapolis Public Works Department and the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization (MWMO) all offered materials and information for presentation to the attendees.
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Raingarden dedication ceremony at the Islamic Cultural Community Center.
October 15, 2019

MWMO Fall 2019 Newsletter – Project Updates, News, Events and More

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A newly planted raingarden at the Islamic Cultural Community Center.
October 1, 2019

Public Invited to Celebration of Northeast Minneapolis Islamic Center’s Green Makeover

MWMO News Release - October 1, 2019

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A field of yellow flowers blooming at the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden.
September 30, 2019

Before-and-After Photos Show How Eco-Friendly Landscapes Improve with Time

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August 29, 2019

Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, Minneapolis Parks Foundation commemorate groundbreaking at Water Works

MPRB News Release - August 28, 2019

(…) [T]he Mississippi Watershed Management Organization will contribute up to $900,000 towards an innovative rainwater reuse system that will repurpose rainwater from adjacent buildings for flushing toilets and irrigation.
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August 8, 2019

Minneapolis Parks Foundation Invites Minneapolis to “Book It to the Watershed” this Summer

Minneapolis Parks Foundation - Aug. 8, 2019

Starting August 10th, look for new water-themed books in 31 Little Free Libraries throughout Minneapolis parks, supported in part by the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization
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St. Anthony East neighbors celebrate their newly planted raingarden.
July 26, 2019

Good Neighbors in St. Anthony East Neighborhood Lead the Way

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July 24, 2019

First-of-its-kind stormwater system installed in Prospect Park Neighborhood of Minneapolis

KSTP-TV - July 23, 2019

A first-of-its-kind project in Minneapolis is making a big difference each time it rains. The Mississippi Watershed Management Organization introduced a stormwater district in the Prospect Park neighborhood.
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