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News & Stories from Conservation Minnesota
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In order to address Minnesota’s # 1 source of climate change pollution—the transportation sector—the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is considering adopting Clean Cars Minnesota Rules. Today the Minnesota Senate Environment and Natural Resources Finance Committee held a joint hearing on the MPCA’s proposed rule. Conservation Minnesota submitted the following letter in support of the proposed Clean Cars standards.

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As an eternal optimist, I’m choosing to reflect on the positive moments from 2020 and look to even brighter days in 2021. The past year highlights the need to look for places of agreement and common ground. And the Conservation Minnesota team is excited for the challenge. 

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Rochester's Soldiers Memorial Field Park

This November, 64% of Rochester voters supported a city referendum to protect water quality, natural areas, and park improvements. Now residents in the City of Health, and those who visit this vibrant community, will benefit from the $2 million in annual investments