Sign up for e-mails on county news
Scott County has upgraded its process for sending out e-mails on what’s going on, including meetings and services.
The new system kicks off this week. There’s simplified registration, a better way to say what you want exactly, and personalized notification.
Current subscribers’ arrangements stay intact. But you’re encouraged to check in on the process so your messages can be more personalized.
Weigh in on plans for metro biking
The Metropolitan Council is offering public workshops to hear what you think about preliminary trail maps for a new Regional Bicycle System Master Study.
Versions of the maps will be part of a 2040 transportation plan by late 2014.
The workshops are:
• Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 6:30-8 p.m. at Hallie Q. Brown Community Center, 270 N. Kent St., St. Paul.
Order young trees and shrubs
Nearly 30 types of trees are being offered in the annual tree and shrub sale held by Scott County’s Soil and Water Conservation District.
In addition to 29 species of deciduous and coniferous seedlings, there are four native seed mixes, rain barrels and tree supplies.
Customers can pick up their orders on April 19 or 20 at the county fairgrounds in Jordan.
The district’s staff recommends these selections: