Project Conserve deadline is Oct. 7

Thinking about enrolling in Elk River’s Project Conserve? 

Applications will be accepted through Friday, Oct. 7. To enroll call Elk River City Hall at 763-635-1000 and ask for Rebecca Haug, environmental administrator.

Project Conserve teaches people how to conserve electricity, water, heating fuel and gasoline and reduce the amount of garbage they produce. For more information, go to

This is the third round of Project Conserve. About 300 people have signed up to participate.

Haug said Project Conserve Phase II is wrapping up and participants have seen some good results.