News Releases: November 2016

MPCA seeks comments from public on proposed hog feedlot in Swift County Thursday, November 17, 2016

Spring Valley Farms plans to add a second, 2,100-head finishing barn at The Pit Stop farm in Section 4 of Fairfield Township, increasing to a total of 4,200 head.

MPCA Offers $400,000 in grants to clean up old diesel engines Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The MPCA encourages owners of older, heavy-duty diesel engines to apply for new grant funding to upgrade or swap out their dirty old engines for modern ones that pollute far less.

Open for comment: St. Louis River aquatic habitat restoration project Monday, November 14, 2016

The MPCA invites comments through Dec. 14 about a proposal to restore more than 300 acres of aquatic habitat in Duluth’s St. Louis Bay.