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Recipient
Minnesota Zoo
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$269,000

As Minnesota’s state Zoo, we are committed to ensuring that our programs are accessible to all our citizens – regardless of age, geographic location, disability or background. “Zoo Unlimited” is our community outreach and access initiative that unites a wide range of programs and policies designed to ensure every Minnesotan has unlimited opportunities to form stronger connections with the natural world. Legacy funds help us implement this program bridge barriers that keep people from connecting with all the Zoo has to offer.

Recipient
Minnesota Zoo
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$134,135
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$119,633

These funds are used for financial monitoring and oversight of the Minnesota Zoo’s legacy funds, including regular review of legacy fund expenditures, financial reporting, budget management, and assisting program staff in work planning for legacy projects. This amount also includes human resource and IT support for legacy funds, as appropriate.

Recipient
Afton, City of
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$19,836
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing subsurface sewage treatment systems

Recipient
Afton, City of
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,742,716
Fund Source

Construct sewer collection and treatment system for unsewered area

Recipient
Amador Township
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,500
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing subsurface sewage treatment systems

Recipient
Amador Township
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$194,630
Fund Source

Construct sewer collection and treatment system for unsewered area

Recipient
St. Anthony - Stormwater
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$247,442
Fund Source

Construct stormwater BMPs to meet TMDL wasteload allocation

Recipient
Arlington, City of
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$640,339
Fund Source

Construct treatment plant improvements

Recipient
Austin Twp - Turtle Creek 2
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,250
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing septic systems in unsewered area

Recipient
Austin Twp - Turtle Creek 1
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing septic systems in unsewered area

Recipient
Austin, City of
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$496,931
Fund Source

Construct collection system for unsewered area and connect to Austin

Recipient
Big Lake, City of
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$551,264
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet more stingent discharge requirements

Recipient
Biscay, City of
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,475
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing subsurface sewage treatment systems

Recipient
Biscay, City of
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,332,088
Fund Source

Construct sewer collection and treatment system for unsewered area

Recipient
Blue Earth, City of
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$317,130
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet TMDL wasteload requirement

Recipient
Butterfield, City of
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$389,896
Fund Source

Construct treatment plant improvements

Recipient
Cambridge, City of
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,367,406
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet more stingent discharge requirements

Recipient
Carlos Township
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$28,000
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing septic systems in unsewered area

Recipient
Central Iron Range Sanitary District
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,720,434
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet TMDL wasteload requirement

Recipient
Chisago County - Rolling Shores
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$17,000
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing septic systems in unsewered area

Recipient
St. Cloud, City of
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500,000
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet phosphorus discharge requirements

Recipient
Comfrey, City of
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$175,925
Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$175,924
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet TMDL wasteload requirement

Recipient
Comfrey, City of
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$175,925
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet phosphorus discharge requirements

Recipient
Minnesota Zoo
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,143,389
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$586,393

Legacy funding has allowed the Zoo to expand our education programs, both at the Zoo and throughout the state. By expanding existing programs and developing new programs we are able to reach a broader audience. We are increasing offerings for all ages in many different ways. Public opportunities to interact with Zoo staff have increased, and continue to expand. We are able to offer new programing to our guests, taking advantage of the new Target Learning Center space. The arts are being used, including theater, sculpture, and other media.

Recipient
Minnesota Zoo
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,464,226
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,328,941
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$981,800

Educating Minnesotans about conservation issues and how they can engage in conservation activities is critical to the stewardship of our State’s natural resources. Legacy funds have been used to create new programs and expand existing activities to bring zoo guests and citizens statewide in close contact with animals and the ways in which people can participate in conservation in their own backyard. Program highlights include:

Recipient
Minnesota Zoo
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$385,875
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$148,463
In partnership with the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Natural Resources Research Institute, scientists and veterinarians from the Zoo are tracking moose in northeastern Minnesota to better understand their habitat and habits. This project will result in management recommendations to enable Minnesota’s moose population to be sustained into the future.
 
In partnership with other conservation agencies and organizations, the Zoo aims to prevent the extinction of Minnesota’s native prairie butterflies.
Recipient
Crow Wing County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$282,339
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet more stingent discharge requirements

Recipient
Crystal, City of
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$347,404
Fund Source

Construct stormwater retention basin

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Detroit Lakes, City of
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,532,914
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet more stingent discharge requirements

Recipient
Doran, City of
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$70,000
Fund Source

Construct collection and subsurface soil treatment system

Recipient
Dresbach Township
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$59,601
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing septic systems in unsewered area

Recipient
Dundee, City of
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,199,285
Fund Source

Construct sewer collection and treatment system for unsewered area

Recipient
Elk River, City of
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,609,610
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet TMDL wasteload requirement

Recipient
Elmore, City of
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$343,707
Fund Source

Construct treatment plant improvements

Recipient
Milford Township
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$190,000
Fund Source

Construct collection system and connection for treatment

Recipient
Evansville, City of
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$57,027
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet phosphorus discharge requirements

Recipient
Faribault, City of
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500,000
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet phosphorus discharge requirements

Recipient
Fillmore County - Greenleafton
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$678,970
Fund Source

Construct sewer collection and treatment system for unsewered area

Recipient
Fillmore County - Greenleafton
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$678,970
Fund Source

Construct sewer collection and treatment system for unsewered area

Recipient
Fillmore County - Cherry Grove
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$37,000
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing septic systems in unsewered area