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Greenway Cemetary Celebration

Posted by Michael Brooks on May 10, 2018 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)

On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, from 1:00 to 2:00 PM, the Warm Springs Watershed Association and the Town of Bath Cemetery Management and Maintenance Corporation will celebrate the completion of several green best management practices installed in the new section of Greenway Cemetery. Please meet by the rain garden, which is at the intersection of Greenway Drive and Greenway Trail.

The green best management practices control stormwater runoff and have enhanced the beauty of this section of th...

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Apr - May Events

Posted by Michael Brooks on February 24, 2018 at 12:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Activity Dates from the Mar 28 and Feb 21 Board Meetings

 

Make-it-Shine: Apr 3 @ 9 am. Meet at or near Affordable Auto,

             490 N Washington St, Berkeley Springs

Audit Committee: Apr 10 @ 10am, location Town Hall

Communitree Planting: Apr 14 @ 9am near Board of Ed

Adopt-a-Highway: Apr 24 @ 9 am. Meet at the Train Depot in Berkeley Springs

Annual Meeting: Apr 25 6...

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Tree Canopy Workshop w Town Feb 7

Posted by Michael Brooks on January 31, 2018 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)

A stated goal in the Town of Bath Comprehensive Plan, which was recently adopted by the Town Council, is to reduce the severity of flooding in town through enhanced green stormwater management in the upper watershed, and to a lesser degree, in town. One route to meeting this goal is to foster wider acceptance of voluntary best management practices for urban tree conservation and plantings.

 

Of course, when Warm Springs Run floods it doesn't just affect the Town of Bath...

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Oil Spill Meeting with Town, EPA, DEP - Jan 19

Posted by Michael Brooks on January 19, 2018 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (0)

We will be meeting with town, county, WVDEP and EAP representative on Friday Jan 19 from 11am - noon in the Morgan County Courthouse to discuss ongoing remediation issues with the recent oil spill. EPA and WVDEP personnel will be there, and Larry Thomas, the new county administrator, has specifically requested that WSWA members attend. Please let Kate know if you can attend (304 279 0717).

Pipeline Hearing - Hancock, MD

Posted by Michael Brooks on January 19, 2018 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (0)

A second hearing by the Maryland Department of the Environment has been scheduled to resume the natural-gas pipeline hearing that was continued from Dec 19 in Hancock, MD. More than 200 people attended the Dec. 19 session and many speakers were left to be heard at a second meeting.

Opponents are organizing a boycott outside the school.

The meeting will start at 6 at the Hancock Middle-Senior High School, 289 W. Main St, Hancock.

 

At the recent WV DEP hearin...

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