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7100 147th St. W.
Apple Valley, MN 55124
Ph: (952) 953-2500

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Posted on: November 17, 2014

Weigh in on the Watershed - Joint Powers Organization Seeks Public Opinions on 10-year Plan

The Vermillion River Watershed Joint Powers Organization is looking for public input on draft goals and objectives that are the framework for the next 10-year plan to improve water quality and overall health of the watershed... Read on...

Posted on: November 26, 2014

Use Salt Sparingly When Clearing Snow

Deicing salts can be harmful to fish when they make it to our lakes and streams. Follow the link to learn how to reduce ice on driveways and sidewalks while reducing your impact on the environment.

Learn About Safe Snow & Ice Removal Here…
Posted on: November 19, 2014

Winter is a Great Time of Year to Prune Trees

Trees are less susceptible to disease in winter; keep your oak and elm trees healthy by pruning in winter.

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Posted on: November 12, 2014

It's Never Too Early to Plan for Spring

Now is a great time to assess your yard for gardening projects that improve water quality in local lakes. Is there a part of your yard that you don't use and would like to figure out a more hands off approach to... Read on...

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Posted on: November 6, 2014

Remember to Clean Leaves From Curbs, Streets, and Sidewalks

You can do a lot for neighborhood water quality by keeping streets clean. Leaves left in the street can be washed into the nearest stormdrain during the next rain. This can lead to either localized flooding because the... Read on...

Learn More About Yard Waste Disposal Options...
Posted on: November 5, 2014

Cold Weather Means It's Time to Remove Inlet Protection

The City of Apple Valley is requesting inlet protection be removed for the winter season. Inlet protection slows the flow of water off of roadways which can lead to ice forming on road surfaces as temps drop. Please call 952-953-2400 with questions.