Austin Mill Pond’s history detailed at History Happy Hour

CRWD outreach coordinator Tim Ruzek to present Feb. 12 at Hormel Historic Home’s monthly series

1876 plat map of Austin, MN — Cedar River’s “Mill Pond” area looked much different back then. (Mower County Historical Society)
Aerial image of Horace Austin State Park from the 1920s
Austin Daily Herald headline from March 1964
Tim Ruzek, CRWD outreach coordinator

Formed in 2007, CRWD works to reduce flooding and improve water quality on the Cedar River State Water Trail and its tributaries in southern Minnesota.

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