Neighborhood Projects

Metro Blooms is working in a neighborhood near you! In partnership with community organizations, citizens, and the Conservation Corps of Minnesota we have installed hundreds of raingardens throughout more than 20 neighborhoods in the metro area. Metro Blooms is also working with neighbors along alleyways to create pedestrian-friendly community spaces that provide healthy habitat and protect our clean water.

Raingarden Workshops

Unseasonably warm weather, long droughts and flooding rains are the new normal for spring and summer in Minnesota. Learn how your yard can adapt to and even help mitigate threats posed by these extreme weather events.

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Project Highlights

Learn more about our goals, vision, and the impact of 3 of our neighborhood projects.

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Find a neighborhood project that you can become a part of!

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Learn more about neighborhood projects and how you can start one in your neighborhood.

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Gallery of Projects

A beautiful garden is an environmentally-friendly garden. We strive to design and install gardens that beautify our communities, and help to heal and protect our environment. Take a look at the amazing gardens from our past neighborhood projects!

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View story map of Blooming Alleys

Take a look at the amazing eco-friendly projects from our Blooming Alleys program!

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Your donation is an investment in the future of our shared legacy, and will help us improve the health of our urban landscapes.

If you love gardens, clean watersheds and working with your community, join hundreds of others and enjoy the fun!

Metro Blooms Blue Thumb program is a public-private partnership promoting the use of native plants, raingardens and shoreline stabilization to improve water quality.