Deadline nears for Project Conserve sign-up

People interested in participating in Phase III of Elk River’s Project Conserve have until Sept. 15 to sign up. About 150 have signed up so far.

Project Conserve is a free program designed help people conserve water, reduce heating fuel use, save electricity, produce less garbage and decrease gasoline use, all without making major lifestyle changes.

Homes, businesses and apartments are welcome to join. Sign up online at or pick up an application at Elk River City Hall, 13065 Orono Parkway.