BWSR Review of Cedar Beach, June 2018

The Southeast Minnesota Wastewater Initiative has successfully facilitated 31 different projects since its inception in 2002. The Cedar Beach project was initiated when Olmsted and Wabasha counties completed a septic inventory that determined some of Cedar Beach’s under-sized lots were out of compliance. Some simply needed some upgrading, while others had a straight-pipe system that Read More

Kristi Pursell Hired As CRWP Executive Director

  Kristi Pursell Hired As CRWP Executive Director Kristi Pursell has been named Executive Director of the Cannon River Watershed Partnership (CRWP). CRWP is an environmental non-profit based in Northfield that is dedicated to engaging people in protecting and improving the water quality and natural systems of the Cannon River Watershed. “The CRWP Board of Read More

BWSR Snapshot of Myrtle Project, April 2018

By: Hailey Gorman, Northern Community Facilitator and Sheila Craig, Southern Community Facilitator April 3rd, 2018 SMWI joined efforts in 2013 to find a solution for the wastewater problems in the City of Myrtle.  Their success with the project is featured  in the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR) March newsletter. SMWI’s work in Read More