The City of New Brighton owns and operates a gravelbed nursery of bareroot trees that were installed this past spring. The trees are generally 6-8 feet in height and are to be planted in city parks and along city boulevards this fall.
A rain garden, like the one seen here in Little Canada, is filled with plants that help filter out pollutants from runoff water. Homeowners with their sights on water quality improvement projects on their property can have up to 75 percent of the project paid for by a Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District grant. (courtesy of RWMWD)
Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District is offering grant money for projects designed to help improve water quality.
The planned 141,000 square-foot retail expansion is shown in red. The parking deck addition would be to its left, with links to the new retail space and JCPenney. (source map courtesy of City of Roseville)
The Roseville Planning Commission voted to recommend that the city council approve initial plans for the expansion of Rosedale Center.
The city of Vadnais Heights’ sprinkling ban began June 1 and remains in effect through Sept. 15. This ban applies only to water from the municipal system and helps to conserve water as well as ensure an adequate supply for fire emergencies.
The Irondale High School Robotics team demonstrated their basketball gadget while at the Minnesota State Fair on Aug. 27. The 3M sponsored STEM event brought out the area’s best technology to entertain and inform kids and families. (Linda E.