For release: Mar. 19, 2013
Jennifer Maleitzke, BWSR Communications Director, 651-215-9008 (office); 651-315-5082 (cell)
Daniel Fanning, City of Duluth, Office of Mayor Don Ness, 218-730-5307
Matt Swenson, Office of Governor Dayton and Lt. Governor Prettner Solon, 651-201-3445
Cheri Zepplin, DNR Information Officer, 218-999-7914
News Conference to be held on March 26 re: Northeast Minnesota flood recovery efforts
An update on natural resource flood relief grants, projects, and progress to date
Who: Lt. Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon, Duluth Mayor Don Ness, Board of Water and Soil Resources’ Executive Director John Jaschke, Department of Natural Resources’ Director of Capital Investment Kent Lokkesmoe
Where: Duluth City Hall, 4th floor, Mayor’s Reception Room
When: Tuesday, March 26 at 1:30 p.m.
Please join us to learn about the 2012 natural resources flood recovery efforts in northeast Minnesota, including the $10M+ investments made to date and planned or underway projects in 2013.