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October 22, 2016
Volunteers team up to conserve space along Mississippi River
On Saturday, Oct. 15, more than 60 volunteers from Flint Hills Resources, Friends of the Mississippi River, and Great River Greening teamed up...
October 22, 2016 - 5:46am
October 16, 2016
Companies propose turning trash into renewable energy
Rosemount could eventually be home to a facility that can convert household garbage into renewable fuels. SKB Environmental of Rosemount is looking...
October 16, 2016 - 5:30am
April 23, 2015
Minnesota Pollution Control recruiting water quality monitors
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is seeking volunteers for its Citizen Stream and Citizen Lake Monitoring Programs. These programs give Minnesotans the opportunity to participate in the long-term protection of lakes and streams by collecting information the state will use to...
April 23, 2015 - 12:42pm
April 2, 2015
Flint Hills Community Action Council seeks members
In the hopes of establishing an open dialogue between residents and the Flint Hills Resources Pine Bend Refinery, a Community Advisory Council was created in 1998. Through a committed group of volunteers, the Community Action Council has built a partnership with the refinery...
April 2, 2015 - 11:59am
February 19, 2015
Deal could put solar panels on Rosemount City Hall
With a little good fortune, a new partnership could bring the city of Rosemount a big cut to its electric bill. On Tuesday night the Rosemount City Council approved a letter of understanding with Sundial Solar Energy that could eventually put solar panels on the roofs of one...
February 19, 2015 - 10:48am
December 31, 2014
Residents can comment on refinery projects
Flint Hills Resources has a couple of upcoming projects and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency wants to know what the public thinks. At its Pine Bend refinery in Rosemount, Flint Hills has proposed two projects: a natural gas-based, combined heat and power cogeneration facility...
December 31, 2014 - 2:34pm
December 26, 2014
Rosemount High School aims to reduce waste with new program
Rosemount High School students and staff could make a big difference by making some small changes. On Jan. 5, Rosemount High School will...
December 26, 2014 - 11:20am
December 18, 2014
Council reviews environmental information
Several years ago the city of Rosemount participated in the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency’s GreenStep Cities program. The program was a free, voluntary challenge set up to help cities reach sustainability goals through the implementation of 28 best practices. The Regional...
December 18, 2014 - 10:13am
October 1, 2014
Report highlights hazards on UMore property
The Minnesota Department of Health wants to know what health concerns Rosemount residents have concerning the Gopher Ordnance Works site. At the request of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, the Minnesota Department of Health completed a public health assessment of the...
October 1, 2014 - 10:05am
September 11, 2014
Well water testing program expands
Starting this week, private well owners in Empire, Farmington and Rosemount will receive free water testing kits to help Dakota County and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture determine if the ground water contains contaminants. In particular, the kits will test nitrate and...
September 11, 2014 - 10:39am