News Releases: November 2021

MPCA continuing progress in St. Louis River Area of Concern with upcoming Munger Landing cleanup project Tuesday, November 23, 2021

The MPCA today released its environmental assessment of a project to remove decades-old legacy pollution from the Munger Landing area in Duluth.

Five Minnesota school districts, including Faribault and Osseo, to benefit from Minnesota’s new electric school bus pilot project Wednesday, November 10, 2021

MPCA announced awards of more than $2.1 million in grants for its innovative electric school bus pilot project.

Minnesota adds 305 streams and lakes to its impaired waters list, including new PFAS waters in Greater Minnesota Monday, November 8, 2021

The MPCA is proposing to add 305 water bodies with 417 new impairments to the state’s impaired waters list;  thirty-one waters to be removed because of improving water quality.