News & Events


Goats employed to restore park landscapes

Goats are among a suite of management tools that regional park staff use to reduce the presence of undesirable plant species and they have one big advantage: people love them.

August 18, 2021

Met Council adopts 2022 wastewater rates

The total municipal wastewater charge will increase by 4%; increases to individual municipalities will vary based on their overall 2020 wastewater flow.

July 29, 2021

Local leaders plan for healthy, resilient communities

Staff partnered with the Minnesota Department of Health and the Public Health Law Center to analyze what plans reveal about considerations and steps communities are taking to address public health.

June 24, 2021