Shakopee designated as Heart Safe Community 30 Sep 11

Shakopee city staff accepted the "Heart Safe Community" designation from Allina Hospitals and Clinics. (Photo courtesy of Allina Heart Safe Communities)

The city of Shakopee has been designated a Heart Safe Community by Allina Hospitals and Clinics, recognizing the community’s efforts to have residents ready to respond when someone suffers sudden cardiac arrest.


Through the program, a partnership of local entities have trained more than 1,000 people in free CPR classes and placed 26 Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) throughout the community for first responders.

For more information on free CPR Anytime classes, visit