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St. Paul Parks & Recreation
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$210,900
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Acquire 2.5 acres for Trout Brook Regional Trail

Recipient
Carver County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$29,486
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Acquire 0.5 acre parcel for Southwest Regional Trail

Recipient
Carver County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,461
Fund Source
Recipient
Carver County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,273
Fund Source
Recipient
Carver County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,039
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Southwest Regional Trail, acquire 0. 35 acres, connect the Minnesota River Bluffs Regional Trail and Southwest Regional Trail

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Three Rivers Park District
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$127,125
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Baker Park Reserve. Acquire one acre.

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Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$354,561
Fund Source

Above the Falls Regional Park. Acquire 1.74 acres. (Year 1 of 2)

Recipient
Scott County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$153,101
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Blakeley Bluffs Park Reserve. Acquire 10 areas for park reserve (Albrecht Hutchinson parcel).

Recipient
Scott County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$78,093
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Blakeley Bluffs Park Reserve. Acquire 240.05 acres for Blakeley Bluffs Park Reserve (Albrecht Hutchinson parcel - year 1 of 2)

Recipient
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,469,000
Fund Source

Above the Falls Regional Park. Acquire 4.24 acres. (Year 1 of 2)

Recipient
Dakota County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$206,191
Fund Source

Spring Lake Park Reserve, acquire 56.3 acre parcel (Reis).

Recipient
Scott County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$269,022
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Blakely Bluffs Park Reserve. Acquire an 84-acre parcel (Wells Fargo) for park visitor center and maintenance facility.

Recipient
Three Rivers Park District
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$77,526
Fund Source

Acquire Kingswood Special Recreation Feature

Recipient
Three Rivers Park District
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,886
Fund Source
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Metropolitan Council/University of Minnesota - Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP)
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,243
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,453
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$45,337
Fund Source

Working with the Metropolitan Council, the University of Minnesota - Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP) is investigating the opportunity for water conservation by private industrial water users across the Twin Cities metropolitan region. Private industrial water users are defined as industries that use private wells for their water supply. This work is determining factors that encourage or create barriers for implementation of identified industrial water conservation opportunities.

Recipient
Carver County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$257,000
Fund Source

Lake Minnewashta Regional Park. Complete 2.6-mile internal park trail and grade separated trail crossing of TH 41.

Recipient
Dakota County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,012,000
Fund Source

Mississippi River Regional Trail. Construct 11 miles of trail.

Recipient
Washington County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$275,000
Fund Source

Lake Elmo Park Reserve. Construct trailhead building at winter recreation area, construct new well, septic, site lighting, trails, parking, and related infrastructure, landscaping and amenities.

Recipient
Ramsey County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$145,000
Fund Source

County-wide. Implement a wayfinding system throughout.

Recipient
Scott County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,113
Fund Source

Maintenance shop development including demolition, design, engineering, and construction.

Recipient
St. Paul Parks & Recreation
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$904
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Design, engineering and construction of pedestrian and vehicular circulation and parking. Includes grading, stormwater management and erosion control.

Recipient
Dakota County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$21,272
Fund Source
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Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$600,000
Fund Source

Minnehaha Regional Park. Design and construct two children's play areas.

Recipient
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,110,000
Fund Source

Theodore Wirth Regional Park. Design and implement improvements throughout the park including trail renovation, resource restoration.

Recipient
Anoka County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$382,000
Fund Source

Mississippi West Regional Park.?Design and construct new boat launch, improve existing roadway, fishing pier/ observation deck, utilities, landscape restoration, signs and site furnishings, plus associated permit fees and contingencies.MC Action on 06/27/2012 reduced the grant amount from $400,000 to $382,000.

Recipient
Anoka County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$200,000
Fund Source

Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Park Reserve. Develop day camp, picnic shelters, utilities, etc.

Recipient
Metropolitan Council/CDM
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$21,695
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$65,773
Fund Source

Working with Metropolitan Council Environmental Services, Camp Dresser & McKee (CDM) evaluated the feasibility of using stormwater runoff for irrigation and other purposes that traditionally rely on potable water. Effective implementation of stormwater reuse practices can lower demands on drinking water supplies and reduce impacts from aquifer decline, while simultaneously reducing mass loading of pollutants to surface waters.

Recipient
Metropolitan Council
2009 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$67,899
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$79,070
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,783
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$64,020
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$85,473
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$70,469
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$179,573
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$160,004
Fund Source

In 2005, Metropolitan Council was directed to carry out regional water supply planning activities under Minnesota Statutes, section 473.1565. Working closely with the region's many water supply stakeholders and under the guidance of a metropolitan area water supply advisory committee, Metropolitan Council developed and adopted a metropolitan area master water supply plan (master plan) in 2010. The plan provides a framework for water supply planning and identifies actions needed to achieve the goal of ensuring sustainable water supplies across the region.

Recipient
St. Paul Parks & Recreation
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500,000
Fund Source

Harriet Island-Lilydale Regional Park. Implement plan improvements, roads, trails, utilities, vegetation.

Recipient
Anoka County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$88,000
Fund Source

Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Park Reserve. Install interactive computer kiosk to provide park activity information.

Recipient
Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$473,000
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$473,000

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Recipient
Three Rivers Park District
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$300,000
Fund Source

Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail. Design and construct a trail bridge over Co Rd 19 in Shorewood. Match to $1 million Federal grant.

Recipient
Three Rivers Park District
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$476,000
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Luce Line Regional Trail. Design and construct a trail bridge over Co. Rd. 61 in Plymouth. Match to $1 million federal grant

Recipient
Metropolitan Council/Minnesota Geological Survey
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,181
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$27,850
Fund Source

On behalf of the Metropolitan Council, the Minnesota Geological Survey evaluated the vulnerability of glacial aquifers in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. The project improved upon previous vulnerability assessments by incorporating a substantial amount of new aquifer property information and blending methods previously used by the Minnesota Departments of Health and Natural Resources. The result is a consistent vulnerability assessment across the metropolitan area based on the most up-to-date information available.

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Ramsey County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000
Fund Source

County-wide. Host MN Conservation Corps crew to engage youth in natural resource management projects.

Recipient
Anoka County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$108,000
Fund Source

County-wide. Hire Conservation Corps Minnesota to implement natural resource rehabilitation and facility development projects.

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Dakota County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$125,000
Fund Source

County-wide. Provide labor and materials to manage natural resources throughout Dakota County's regional park system.

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Scott County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$512,000
Fund Source

Spring Lake Regional Park. Prep site, construct road and parking, trail, off-leash dog area, and restore natural resources.

Recipient
Three Rivers Park District
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,300,000
Fund Source

Baker Park Reserve. Replace, renovate pavement in parking lots, roads and trails.