Clair Nelson Center
Clair Nelson Community Center - 6866 Cramer Rd, Finland, MN 55603
Through strong community involvement the Finland Community Center/Clair Nelson Intermodal Transportation Center was built using cutting-edge green building techniques and hosting a 10.5 kW solar PV array.
The building uses double wall construction, triple pane windows, and sits on an insulated slab. Its heated with a geothermal system which has it electrical needs partially off-set by the solar electric system.
Members of the Friends of Finland Community will be on site to tell you the inspirational story of how this community site was conceived and built. You can also learn more about the local sources of materials, and the many programs which it hosts.