The Department of Public Safety and Security is a professional, proactive safety and security resource for the Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey Community College community. Our duty is to support Anoka Tech & Anoka-Ramsey’s mission, goals, and core values by securing, monitoring, enforcing and providing administrative and environmental health and safety resources to the college … Continue reading Mission

Holiday Health Safety Resources; Celebrate Safely, Minnesota

Minnesota Department of Health IHE COVID-19 Updates: Holiday Resources Strategies for a Healthy & Safe Holiday Season Holiday traditions are important. Anytime you gather with others, the risk of infection increases for everyone. There are many ways to enjoy holiday traditions AND protect your health. Below are safer ways to celebrate this winter. Get vaccinated and boosted. … Continue reading Holiday Health Safety Resources; Celebrate Safely, Minnesota

Student Senate Stormwater Management Events

Compiled by Zach Bell, Campus Public Safety Officer The student senate from both Coon Rapids and Cambridge campuses recently held two storm drain labeling events to drive public awareness of the stormwater drain systems.  Anoka Ramsey Community College maintains MS4 permits for managing stormwater collection. MS4 stands for Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System and is … Continue reading Student Senate Stormwater Management Events

Heat Stress

Working in Hot Environments A message compiled by the Department of Administration - Risk Management Division. Even in Minnesota, it can get hot!  Did you know that an employee working in temperatures of 85 degrees with a relative humidity of 70 percent would be at a heat index in the extreme caution range putting them at risk … Continue reading Heat Stress

Security Awareness on Stolen Catalytic Converters

We have had recent incidents involving catalytic converter thefts. Both incidents are under investigation by Anoka PD and Coon Rapids PD, and we are providing assistance. We wanted to send out some information on how to deter thefts of your catalytic converter and also raise awareness of recent legislation involving theft and in particular scrap metal dealers … Continue reading Security Awareness on Stolen Catalytic Converters

Anoka Hwy 10 Construction 2022

Updated 4.14.2023 Stay up-to-date with MNDOT Traffic Changes ahead on Hwy 10 in Anoka May Drone Footage of HWY 10 Contact information: Email: info@hwy10anoka.com Phone: 763-400-3877 HIGHWAY 10 CONSTRUCTION:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qOfZ7QTjpQ Simulated drone view when construction will be complete: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UexjZWuR9rs More about this project MnDOT and the City of Anoka are working together to reconstruct and … Continue reading Anoka Hwy 10 Construction 2022

CDC’s Guidance for IHE

Guidance for Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs) | CDC IHE administrators should create programs and policies that facilitate the adoption and implementation of prevention strategies to slow the spread of COVID-19 at the IHE and in the local community. Evidence-based prevention strategies, including vaccination, should be implemented and layered in IHE settings. Key prevention strategies include: Offer … Continue reading CDC’s Guidance for IHE