League-TPT Documentaries Explore City Issues

The League has partnered with Twin Cities Public Television (TPT) on three documentaries:

Building Community: It's an Art explores the connection between the arts and community vitality. It features a mix of interviews, history, and commentary to discuss how a community can be strengthened and improved by having art in its many forms as part of daily life.

Green Cities: Leading the Way focuses on the energy reduction initiatives of four Minnesota cities: Barnesville, Elk River, Minneapolis, and New Ulm. This program provides viewers with useful information about energy efficiency and sustainability issues.

"Green Cities" will be rebroadcast on the TPT MN channel as follows:

  • Dec. 8 at 5 a.m.
  • Dec. 8 at 11 a.m.
  • Dec. 8 at 5 p.m.
  • Dec. 8 at 11 p.m.

Great Waters Gone Bad is about the impaired conditions of Minnesota waters and how compliance with the Federal Clean Water Act is impacting business and residential development in our cities.

All of these programs are rebroadcast on the TPT MN channel from time to time. Broadcast times are posted here when they become available.

Get information from the TPT website about how to access the TPT MN channel

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