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2017 Funding for SE Minnesota Wastewater Projects

2017 Funding for SE Minnesota Wastewater Projects -Sheila Craig, Southern Wastewater Facilitator The Southeast Minnesota Wastewater Initiative (SMWI), a program of the Cannon River Watershed Partnership, works with small communities that have failing septic systems or even those that are letting sewage onto the surface of the ground or into nearby streams. When septic systems Read More

Randolph Exploring Community Sewer System

The City of Randolph, located in Southern Dakota County near Lake Byllesby has begun exploring a community sewer system with assistance from CRWP’s Southeast Minnesota Wastewater Initiative program. The impetus to explore a community sewer system came from a septic inventory in Randolph conducted by Dakota County in 2015 and 2016. Dakota County’s septic inventory Read More

Cedar Beach Construction Begins

Construction of a 23-home shared cluster system for residents of Cedar Beach started the end of July and is scheduled to be completed before winter.  Cedar Beach is a sub-division in Oronoco Township, Olmsted County and lies along the shores of Lake Zumbro.  The area was identified through an Olmsted/Wabasha County survey of properties touching Read More