This is a program which places inmates in a work crew supervised by an employee of the Minnesota Department of Corrections. The crew performs work on public or non-profit projects, primarily within Chippewa, Yellow Medicine, and Lac Qui Parle Counties. The projects include such tasks as:
- Clean up in state parks
- Painting of public buildings
- Roadside weed and brush control
Participants in this program receive time off their sentences, or perform this service in lieu of payment of a fine.