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    Getting Smarter With Water

    July 9th, 2019

    Grass needs 1″ of water a week and that can come from rain or a hose. Smart controllers help save water and money.

    While traditional controllers operate on preset programmed schedule or timers, smart irrigation controllers monitor weather, soil conditions, evaporation, and plant water use to automatically adjust the watering schedule to actual conditions of the site. Only providing the lawn what it needs when it needs it.

    Learn by clicking HERE.

    If there are any questions, please contact dschwalbe@cityofcarver.com

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    Now Hiring – Public Services Technician III

    July 2nd, 2019

    The City of Carver (population 4,727) is seeking applications for the position of Public Services Technician III.  Essential functions of the position include operation and maintenance of the municipal water infrastructure, wastewater infrastructure, storm water, flood protection, parks, municipal properties, fleet vehicles and streets.

    Starting salary is established by a collective bargaining agreement with a range of $22.00 to $27.42 per hour.   All applicants must submit a completed City employment application form, along with a resume and cover letter.  Applications must be delivered to the City of Carver, c/o Public Services Position, 801 Jonathan Carver Parkway, Carver, MN 55315. Applications accepted through July 22, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.  For a complete job description and application forms, please visit www.cityofcarver.com/employment.

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    Duckweed: Don’t let it ruffle your feathers

    June 6th, 2019

    Often mistaken for algae, duckweed offers many benefits to water quality and wildlife. Duckweed looks like tiny individual smooth green dots with little roots. Algae looks more like a mat of fuzzy green with no indistinguishable pieces. See if you can spot the difference this summer. Learn by more by clicking HERE.

    If there are any questions, please contact dschwalbe@cityofcarver.com

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    2018 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report

    May 28th, 2019

    The City of Carver is issuing the results of monitoring done on its drinking water for the period of January 1, 2018, to December 31, 2018.  The purpose of this report is to advance consumers’ understanding of drinking water and heighten awareness of the need to protect precious water resources. For a complete copy of the report, visit the City’s website , stop by City Hall (801 Jonathan Carver Parkway), or call the City offices 952-448-5353. If there are any questions, please contact dschwalbe@cityofcarver.com.

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