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Recipient
Multiple public water systems
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$113,000
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
Fund Source

Approximately 70 percent of all Minnesotans rely on groundwater as their primary source of drinking water. Wells used for drinking water must be properly sealed when removed from service to protect both public health and Minnesota’s invaluable groundwater resources. The Minnesota Department of Health protects both public health and groundwater by assuring the proper sealing of unused wells.
Clean Water funds are being provided to well owners as a 50% cost-share assistance for sealing unused public water-supply wells.

Anoka
Beltrami
Benton
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Cook
Crow Wing
Dakota
Dodge
Faribault
Fillmore
Hennepin
Lyon
McLeod
Morrison
Mower
Olmsted
Rice
Sherburne
Sibley
St. Louis
Stearns
Steele
Swift
Todd
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Winona
Wright
Recipient
Multiple Local Government Units
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$290,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$112,000
Fund Source

Approximately 70 percent of all Minnesotans rely on groundwater as their primary source of drinking water. Wells used for drinking water must be properly sealed when removed from service to protect both public health and Minnesota’s invaluable groundwater resources. The Minnesota Department of Health with the assistance of the Board of Water and Soil Resources protects both public health and groundwater by assuring the proper sealing of unused wells.”

Benton
Big Stone
Carver
Crow Wing
Douglas
Hennepin
Mahnomen
Martin
Mille Lacs
Norman
Otter Tail
Ramsey
Rice
Sherburne
Wright
Recipient
Sunset Ridge of Annandale
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,307
Fund Source

Drill new well and seal well 265277

Wright
Recipient
City of Buffalo
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,753
Fund Source

Install community water conservation garden

Wright
Recipient
Sawbill Canoe Outfitters
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source

Replace Septic System

Cook
Recipient
City of Little Falls
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source

Remove concrete, fill annular space with grout, fabricate well head, paint interior piping, reinstall pump, motor and drop pipe to stop potential source of contamination from entering city wells.

Morrison
Recipient
Cliff Dweller
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source

Septic tank replacement, replace lift station, surge storage and mound dosing tank controls. Replace mound drip distribution system with standard pressure distribution system.

Cook
Recipient
City of Little Falls
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,046
Fund Source

Seal abandoned well #9, unique well number 269273 within the DWSMA

Morrison
Recipient
Sawtooth Outfitters
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,757
Fund Source

Reconstruct, redrill, rehabilitate well 402043 and install a screen below the casing to the bottom of well for pump protection.

Cook
Recipient
Village Ranch
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source

Install arsenic removal system

Wright
Recipient
City of Little Falls
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,593
Fund Source

Irrigate its clarified effluent from Lime storage pond #6 instead of discharging to Mississippi River

Morrison
Recipient
Bluefin Bay Resort
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,106
Fund Source

Seal and grout 4 wells

Cook
Recipient
Timberwoods Resort & Campground
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$125
Fund Source

Seal Well #1, unique well number 00264216

Wright
Recipient
City of Monticello
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,585
Fund Source
Inventory leaking tanks and public education for tank owners
Wright
Recipient
City of Royalton
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Well site study
Morrison
Recipient
City of Buffalo
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$583
Fund Source
Public education
Wright
Recipient
City of Rockford
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,002
Fund Source
Public education; identify abandoned wells
Wright
Recipient
Aspenwood Homes Owners Association
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,177
Fund Source
Re-plumb and re-casing well 2 (109372)
Cook
Recipient
Cliff Dweller
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Fund Source
Remove and replace old filter system
Cook
Recipient
Sugarloaf Cove Interpretive Center
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$948
Fund Source
Seal well; replace hand pump
Cook
Recipient
YMCA Camp Manitou
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$600
Fund Source
Seal 3 residential wells
Wright
Recipient
Cobblestone Cabins
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,974
Fund Source
Well construction, well sealing
Cook
Recipient
Harding Sportsmen Bar and Grill
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,110
Fund Source
Construct a new well; Seal existing well
Morrison
Recipient
Solbakken Resort
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,088
Fund Source
Seal well; Treatment equipment and Lake pump system
Cook
Recipient
City of Monticello
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,858
Fund Source
Geological study; observation well
Wright
Recipient
City of Annandale
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,971
Fund Source
Develop the City Emergency Response Plan
Wright
Recipient
City of Otsego
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,851
Fund Source
PCSI for private wells within the DWSMA; Install bollards at wellheads #3, #4, #7
Wright
Recipient
City of Little Falls
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,296
Fund Source
Determine location and status of unused unsealed wells within the DWSMA; Publish info on wellhead protection on local website
Morrison
Recipient
City of Otsego
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,909
Fund Source
Mailer about well management and nitrate testing clinic; Puchase spectrophotometer
Wright
Recipient
Good Shepherd Free Lutheran Church
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,937
Fund Source
Install an 18 GPM Arsenic Removal System
Wright
Recipient
Bluefin Bay Resort
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,981
Fund Source
Seal 4 wells no longer in use
Cook
Recipient
City of Buffalo
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,097
Fund Source
Educational materials and webpage update; Install rain gardens and vegetative buffer zones; Purchase haz mat kits
Wright
Recipient
City of Little Falls
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,178
Fund Source
Exploratory work to identify abandoned municipal wells and sealing of these wells
Morrison
Recipient
City of Little Falls
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Drill pilot wells to locate alternative water supply; Drill 4 test wells near Little Falls Fire Hall to check water quality and quantity
Morrison
Recipient
City of Otsego
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
SCADA equipment for remote monitoring at municipal well production site
Wright
Recipient
Kittson Marshall Rural Water
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Drill test wells to find a new water source
Kittson
Recipient
Temperance Landing Homeowners Association
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Install surface water system to replace groundwater system
Cook
Recipient
Rich Prairie Sewer and Water District
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Seal 4 wells; Install fence around RPSWD wells
Morrison
Recipient
City of Little Falls
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,475
Fund Source
Sonic drilling and sealing abandoned well #8
Morrison
Recipient
Boomerang Bar
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,092
Fund Source
Install treatment - nitrate reduction system
Morrison