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Press Release
6/24/2014
Blue Thumb Announces New Host Site Read More >>
Press Release
1/14/2014
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Awards Funding to Transform Health in Local Communities Read More >>
Southwest Journal
12/13/2013
Green Digest: Organics recycling may be coming to Tangletown Read More >>
Minnesota Monthly
11/07/2013
2013 Metro Blooms Garden Awards Eventn Read More >>
Kare 11
10/24/2013
Volunteer with Metro Blooms on October 26 Read More >>
WCCO
8/7/2013
Becky Rice talks about the Garden Party Fundraiser and Raingardens. Watch Video >>
WCCO
8/7/2013
Bob Wolk talks about water runoff and raingardens Read More >>
Hopkins Patch
6/3/2013
7th Annual Minnehaha Creek Cleanup Planned June 30th in Minneapolis Read More >>
Video
11/07/2013
Metro Blooms Garden Awards Event 2012 Watch Video >>
University of Minnesota
12/14/2012
TCF Bank Stadium Wins Best Public Raingarden Award. Read More >>
Southwest Minneapolis Patch
12/11/2012
Local Gardeners Win Regional Awards Read More >>
Minnesota Daily
12/11/2012
U profs to sing for sustainability Read More >>
St. Louis Park Patch
12/6/2012
Grants in action: Resident becomes an active raingardener spreading the word. Watershed grants available for all income levels to install raingardens and kick stormwater pollution to the curb. Read More >>
Southwest Minneapolis Patch
12/4/2012
Metro Blooms "Rock for Raingardens" at Fine Line Music Cafe Read More >>
Star Tribune
9/26/2012
Metro Blooms "Neighborhood of Raingardens" work in the Powderhorn neighborhood aided in getting Powderhorn Lake removed from the MPCA list of polluted waters!
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MPR News
4/24/2012
Highlighting the Bryant Neighborhood of raingardens. Incentives and particulars of community-level raingarden projects Read More >>
Star Tribune
4/24/2012
A follow-up on Bob and Debby Wolks' Raingarden Anniversary Project (Southwest Journal): Sifting through the struggle of raingarden maintenance Read More >>
WCCO 4 News
4/8/2012
Metro Blooms' Lead Landscape Designer delivers raingarden wisdom during a WCCO interview at Sentyrz Supermarket in NE Mpls (aired on 4/18/2012) Read More >>
The Floral is Political
8/17/2010
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Twin Cities Daily Planet
8/24/2010
For Minneapolis gardener, the floral is political  - Aug 24, 2010 Visit Site >>
Minnehaha Creek Watershed District
8/26/2010
Metro Blooms Receives MCWD 2010 WATERSHED HEROES AWARD Read More >>
2010 Watershed Heroes Award
8/8/2010
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StarTribune - Golden opportunity
8/26/2009
A Minneapolis couple celebrate their 50th anniversary with a unique gift to the neighborhood - rain gardens for everyone on their block. Read More >>
Southwest Journal
6/15/2009
Loving Each Other and the Environment: Bob and Deb Wolk celebrate their anniversary with raingardens for the whole block  Visit Site >>
For further information about Press Releases issued here, or if you have news event related to eco-friendly gardening to send to us , contact Becky Rice, Executive Director at (651) 699-2426, or becky@metroblooms.org.