Articles of Interest

Articles of Interest

Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Approved

The Long Creek Watershed Management District’s (“LCWMD”) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the approval of the 2019 Fiscal Year (July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019) budget.

The 2019 Fiscal Year budget funds: design and construction of the habitat restoration project for the Main Stem of Long Creek; inspection, maintenance, repair, and landscaping of... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018 8:06 AM

2017 Annual Report Available for Review

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Each year, the Long Creek Watershed Management District (LCWMD) submits to the Maine Department of Environmental Protection an Annual Report of activities conducted during the previous calendar year. The Annual Report for 2017 is now available.

The Annual Report provides progress on such LCWMD programs as: Construction projects: projects that have been completed, projects presently in design or under construction, and planned future... More »

Posted in: Sweeping
Post Date: Thursday, July 5, 2018 8:04 AM

Spring 2018 Catch Basin and Drain Manhole Inspection & Cleaning

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It was a long, hard winter, but with the first round of pavement sweeping wrapping up, Long Creek Watershed Management District’s (LCWMD’s) contractor ACV Enviro / Clean Venture, LLC will soon start inspecting and cleaning approximately 600 stormwater catch basins and drain manholes in the Long Creek watershed.

Spring 2018 work will begin the week of June 11. The contractor will begin very early in the day for work close to buildings in order to minimize interference with LCWMD Participating Landowners and... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018 11:06 AM

Long Creek Spring 2018 Pavement Sweeping

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Long Creek Watershed Management District’s (LCWMD’s) pavement sweeping contractor Maritime Farms & Land Management, LLC will be soon begin sweeping roadways and parking lots in the Long Creek watershed.

Spring 2018 work will begin mid-April on roadways, and shortly thereafter for parking lots. The contractor will work overnight or very early in the day to minimize interference with LCWMD... More »

Posted in: General News Sweeping
Post Date: Friday, April 20, 2018 6:49 AM

Popular Fact Sheets Translated into Spanish and Mandarin

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The Long Creek Watershed Management District (LCWMD) is pleased to release Spanish and Mandarin versions of two of our most popular fact sheets: Fats, Oil and Grease Management and Dumpster Management.

      Why is management of food waste and cooking grease so important? Well, these are two of the most common sources of pollution our inspectors observe in the... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 2:40 PM

Fall 2017 Catch Basin and Drain Manhole Inspection & Cleaning

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Long Creek Watershed Management District’s (LCWMD’s) contractor ACV Enviro / Clean Venture, LLC will be inspecting and cleaning 200 stormwater catch basins and drain manholes in the Long Creek watershed, in addition to the 400 that were completed this spring.

Fall 2017 work will begin on Wednesday, November 15. The contractor will begin very early in the day for work close to buildings in order to minimize interference with LCWMD Participating Landowners... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 7:01 AM

Inspection and Maintenance Plan Replaced the Operation and Maintenance Plan

The Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) recently adopted a revised Inspection and Maintenance Plan to replace the Operation and Maintenance Plan that had been in effect since 2010.

The revised Inspection and Maintenance Plan: provides guidance which clearly identifies the inspection and maintenance responsibilities of LCWMD and Participating Landowners; provides a procedure for... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 12:19 PM