CHISAGO COUNTY | Clean Energy Hub Spurs Innovation, Solutions
The Chisago Lakes Area is approaching a goal of 100 percent energy independence thanks to the early success of its Clean Energy Financing Hub. Created in partnership with an energy consulting firm, and using a grant from the Initiative Foundation, the Hub leverages public and private financing resources to develop clean energy projects and reduce energy consumption.
ISANTI COUNTY | Isanti Broadband Target of New Study
A countywide broadband study is underway to identify service gaps and infrastructure improvements. The effort, driven by statewide efforts to invest in broadband improvements, includes input from schools, hospitals and higher education institutions and will guide local officials as they plan and execute updates. The study is being funded, in part, by a grant from the Initiative Foundation.