Green zones

We're lowering pollution to improve the health of residents.
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Green zones map

You can use the map to see if your property is in a green zone.


A green zone is a group of neighborhoods with:

  • High levels of pollution
  • Racial, political and economic marginalization

Minneapolis has two green zones:

  • Northside Green Zone
  • Southside Green Zone

We work with residents to achieve environmental justice by:

  • Addressing environmental issues
  • Energizing the economy
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Contact us

Minneapolis Health Department




Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 520
Minneapolis, MN 55415