A new proposed solar garden in Duluth's Lincoln Park neighborhood would help provide electricity for Veterans and help struggling families with utility bills.

The project is being spearheaded by Ecolibrium3, a "non-profit dedicated to inspiring and leading change in our community toward an equitable and sustainable future," and is planned for an area between I-35 and West Michigan St.

The planned 40 kW solar array will be made up of 120 solar panels and generate over $300,000 in renewable energy in its expected 25-year lifespan.

The project is expected to be completed by December 31st, 2019 and will help assist over 500 families and vets in the nearby Duluth Veterans’ Place transitional housing.

If you'd like more information about the Solar Garden or the upcoming fundraiser to help pay for the project, visit Ecolibrium3.