When it rains, it pollutes. Rainwater can wash the landscape free of dirt and grime, but it can also wash away grass clipping, pesticides, fertilizers and other pollutants that get carried into Roseville’s storm water system.
A sign on Larpenteur Avenue near where Philando Castile was killed by a police officer in Falcon Heights. Residents, including the owners of the property in the photo, attended a July 13 city council meeting demanding the city take action.
As memorials on Larpenteur Avenue for Philando Castile, the 32-year-old black man killed by a St. Anthony police officer in Falcon Heights July 6, continue to grow, the city and its residents are trying to figure out what’s next.