Environment

The Environmental Committee committee meets the second Tuesday of the month from 6:30 – 8:00 pm. at the Study located at 2909 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408.

The Environment committee seeks to improve the natural environment of our neighborhood and its surroundings through community-oriented projects.  Our current projects include:

  • developing programs for renters to access organics recycling
    • Want to access the new organics recycling bins at the Wedge Co-op?  Click here for more info.
  • improving the urban wildlife garden along the Greenway between Colfax and Dupont Ave
  • improving plantings and installing a rain garden in Mueller Park
  • participating in the Lake Street Energy Challenge by hosting home energy workshops to give residents resources for energy efficiency and renewable energy
  • clean water advocacy to reduce leaf and salt run-off during the fall and winter

Here is the link to our agendas and past meeting notes.

We welcome new-comers and new project ideas.  Meetings are casual and very interactive.  Join us!