Community Resilience Areas

There are three areas we use to frame our work in Morris: government, education, and community action. 
Stevens County Courthouse

Stevens County Courthouse

Stevens County Historical Society

Stevens County Historical Society

Biomass Gasification at Morris

Biomass Gasification at Morris

The UMM Mall

The UMM Mall

Rural Climate Dialogue Meeting

Rural Climate Dialogue Meeting

Main Street Morris

Main Street Morris

Wind Turbine at WCROC

Wind Turbine at WCROC

Science and Math Building at UMM

Science and Math Building at UMM

Aerial View of Morris

Aerial View of Morris

Multi Ethnic Resource Center at UMM

Multi Ethnic Resource Center at UMM

Morris Farmers Market

Morris Farmers Market

Green Prairie Community at UMM

Green Prairie Community at UMM

Morris Area Elementary School

Morris Area Elementary School

UMM Science and Math Building

UMM Science and Math Building

Solar Array at the WCROC

Solar Array at the WCROC

SELFsustain 2016 Green Tour

SELFsustain 2016 Green Tour

Compost in Morris

Compost in Morris

Welcome to Morris Sign

Welcome to Morris Sign

Climate Meeting at WCROC

Climate Meeting at WCROC

Main Street Morris

Main Street Morris

Aerial Map of Morris

Aerial Map of Morris

Building of Morris Turbine

Building of Morris Turbine

Welcome Center at UMM- LEED Gold

Welcome Center at UMM- LEED Gold

UMM and WCROC Sign

UMM and WCROC Sign

Government

Engage with civic leaders to discuss ways that the city is preparing for extreme weather. Identify municipal policies and practices that can be improved upon to better prepare our community. 

Education

Brainstorm strategies to improve our community resilience to extreme weather. Outline ways to promote community dialogue surrounding extreme weather. 

Community Action

Discuss sustainable practices that businesses and community members can take to prepare for extreme weather. Work towards sustaining these practices. 

Morris Model 2020

Wind Turbine at WCROC