1. MN Sea Grant is hosting two rain garden workshops this summer, which will include design, construction, and maintenance. Details here: http://www.seagrant.umn.edu/news/2013/07/24
2. There is also a webpage about rain gardens and other stormwater practices, focusing on how to design them in our area; that website is here: http://www.lakesuperiorstreams.org/stormwater/toolkit/raingarden.html
3. The Duluth Stream Corps, through Community Action Duluth, has funds to help construct a few rain gardens for residents along stream channels their website and contact info is here: http://www.communityactionduluth.org/streamcorps/index.html
With only a few days left on the campaign, this is a timely story that has Duluth interested. If you’d like to talk to Hartel’s/DBJ, the best contact is:
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