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 fed directly into ditches or the Zumbro River. Click the link below to learn more about Cedar Beach.

BWSR’s Cedar Beach Article