Heavy rain, flooding, high winds... The Minnesota summer of 2016 has been one of extremes.  From downed trees to washed-out erosion control and excavation cave-ins, even the most proactive and well-planned residential development site can experience serious complications during a season like the one were having now.  Although you can’t fight Mother Nature, there are some practical strategies that will help mitigate the impact of severe weather on your development, cut down on wasted materials and labor and minimize delays. 

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