Community Sustainability Projects Ideas Sought

Residents of Central Minnesota with ideas to strengthen their community can apply for partnership from the University of Minnesota Extension Central Regional Sustainability Development Partnership.

This partnership looks to connect people of all ages, cultures, and backgrounds to the natural world. Priorites for 2020 identified by the partnership include protecting water quality, strengthing community food systems, and supporting arts and parks and trails, among others. 

Community members work on diverse project teams that research, design, and plan local sustainability projects with University students, faculty and staff.

Project ideas are being accepted through Friday, February 14th. You can submit them online at z.umn.edu/RSDPIdeaBrief, or you can contact Molly Zins, executive director of the partnership at zend0007@umn.edu or 218-828-2332.