If you regularly stroll the sidewalks of Minneapolis, especially sections of the city’s southwest side, you have likely had to walk around or over remnants of the big June 21 storm. City officials say gale force winds in June knocked down more than 3,000 trees. And they have identified nearly 800 uprooted stumps which often protrude Read more →
The state of Minnesota is asking the federal government for aid in the wake of severe storms and flash floods last month.
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Ramsey county says it will extend hours at waste sites to accept storm debris. The four yard waste sites are Arden Hills, Frank and Sims, Midway and White Bear Township. Here’s the schedule with the expanded hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, and Thursday, 12 noon to 7 Read more →
With trees down across the city, Minneapolis is urging residents to hire licensed tree removal contractors. “It’s important to make sure the tree company you use is licensed, because unlicensed companies may not be insured for damage they might cause to your property, and their workers may not be properly trained to protect themselves and Read more →