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Realize Rain Gardens Rochester Cost‐Share Grant Writing Workshop

  • 20 Mar 2017
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • City Hall Conference Room 104 201 4th Street SE, Rochester, MN 55904

NEWS RELEASE Realize Rain Gardens Rochester Cost‐Share Grant Writing Workshop 

Contact: Megan Moeller Communications Coordinator, Public Works Department 507‐328‐2436 or 

Did you know the City of Rochester has a cost‐share grant program to assist in the creation of residential and community rain gardens? The 2017 Cost‐Share Program will award up to 7 grants for 50% of verifiable costs, up to a maximum of $750 per project! Eligible expenditures for reimbursement through the Cost‐Share Grant include the cost of rain garden design, plants, mulch soil amendment, related materials and labor. To be considered for a 2017 Cost‐Share Grant, rain gardens must be installed in 2017 on parcels within Rochester’s city limits and outside of utility and drainage easements or road rights‐of‐way. More information and Realize Rain Gardens Rochester Cost‐Share Grant Applications can be found at This workshop is designed to help grant applicants understand and complete the Cost‐Share Grant Application. 

Presentation by Megan Moeller, Communications Coordinator for the City of Rochester Public Works Department 

Date: Monday, March 20, 2017 Time:   7‐9:00 pm Place:   

City Hall Conference Room 104 

201 4th Street SE, Rochester, MN 55904 

Cost: Free. No reservations are necessary

Contact Us:

Mailing Address: Zumbro Watershed Partnership, Inc.
12 Elton Hills Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901

ZWP Executive Director Contact Information 
Phone Number: 507-226-6787

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