Action Alert: Tell legislators to support FMR's priorities for the river

The Capitol building in St. Paul, set against a cloudy sky. Text says "#MNLEG 2023"

River Guardians have another important opportunity to tell lawmakers to take action for the river by supporting FMR's priorities this legislative session. (Photo by Joe Passe)

We've reached a crossroads in the 2023 legislative session, one that will determine whether FMR's priorities ultimately get across the finish line. For that to happen, we need help from our River Guardians.

This Legislative session is unique – with a unified government and significant budget surplus, there are ample opportunities to ensure funding for projects that would protect our communities, the environment and the Mississippi River for decades to come.

Timing is crucial

We don’t know the next time we’ll have a chance like this to get these projects through. We need decision-makers to act now by supporting:

Join us! Using the form below, urge your legislators to support these six proposals before the session ends — helping to protect the Mississippi River and our communities for years to come.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Hastings Sand Coulee SNA, Hastings
Thursday, September 28, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Nicollet Island Pavilion, Minneapolis
Giveback Days all Sept. + visit FMR in-store Sept. 14 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Orvis - Miracle Mile, St. Louis Park
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For our 30th anniversary, our wish is for you to join us in restoring, protecting and enhancing the Mississippi River.