Thank you for your interest in attending the tour of Specialized Environmental Technology's composting facility that processes Minneapolis organics.

Bus transportation will be provided to and from the commercial composting facility and we will use the time on the bus to provide additional information about the organics recycling program and to answer questions.  The bus will pick up residents from Folwell Park and Powderhorn Park.

Tour Details:

Saturday, June 3rd

9:00 a.m. -- Pick up from Folwell Park at 1615 Dowling Ave

9:30 a.m -- Pick up from Powderhorn Park at 3400 15th Ave S

10:00 a.m. -- 11:00 a.m. -- Tour of commercial composting facility

11:45 a.m. -- Return to Folwell Park

12:00 -- Return to Powderhorn Park

This tour is entirely outside, will last approximately 45 minutes. It is important to dress appropriately. We recommend clothing to allow comfort in the outdoors and rain boots or old shoes that can get dirty. We will be walking through mud, dirt and grass and up a big hill. Conditions can be dusty and windy depending on the weather conditions. Anyone who is sensitive to dust or who has physical limitations with walking on uneven surfaces should keep this in mind. Hard hats, safety vests and safety glasses will be provided.

The tour is limited to 45 people and all attendees must be older than 10 years old.

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* Specialized Environmental Technologies and/or the City of Minneapolis may take photos or video footage during the tour to use for educational purposes.  Do we have permission to use your likeness in a photograph or video without payment or other consideration?

Thank you for registering! We look forward to seeing you on June 3, 2017. If you have questions or find you are unable to attend after registering, please contact Laura Horner by calling 612-673-3318 or by email at