We had a great celebration on Friday, April 22nd at the Lakeview Hospital. Many of you stopped in to say hello and grab some cake. Thank you!
We are so proud of all our dedicated volunteers that have helped grow our organization.
HISTORY OF SUSTAINABLE STILLWATER MN
Sustainable Stillwater MN actually began as “Transition Stillwater” with a local group of Stillwater High School students in May of 2013 in a community-wide visioning session at the Stillwater Library. Tom McCarty was the Stillwater City Administrator at the time and was supportive of the efforts. Earliest initiatives were around bicycle friendly efforts, reducing speed, business sustainability, and improving our natural resources. Some of the early adopters were:
In March of 2019, Sustainable Stillwater MN became an official 501.c.3 Federally registered nonprofit organization. It held a Launch Party on June 9 to celebrate and launch Stillwater into more sustainable practices with local initiatives. All of the work has been done by volunteers.