Articles of Interest

Articles of Interest

LCWMD Catch Basin Cleaning to Resume mid-December

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Through a competitive process, the Long Creek Watershed Management District (LCWMD) has selected The Ted Berry Company, Inc., of Livermore, Maine, to clean stormwater catch basins in the Long Creek watershed.

This process removes sand, grit, leaves, trash, and other debris from the stormwater system: it’s an important part of the pollution prevention activities LCWMD manages that maintain and... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Friday, December 2, 2016 1:38 PM

Updated 11/21/16: Catch Basin Cleaning RFP (due 11/23/16)

The LCWMD is seeking Proposals for Catch Basin Cleaning Services, to be completed by 12/31/16.

11/21/16 Update: The LCWMD has published answers to two Requests for Information (RFI) on the RFP posted on 11/16/16. Responses are posted HERE. 11/17/16 Update: LCWMD has published answers to... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Monday, November 21, 2016 2:22 PM

LCWMD's New Executive Director

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The LCWMD has hired a new Executive Director to to oversee day-to-day implementation of the Long Creek Watershed Management Plan.

The Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) recently hired Peter Carney as its new Executive Director to oversee day-to-day implementation of the Long Creek Watershed... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 1:36 PM

Long Creek BMP Tour a great success!

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LCWMD recently hosted a tour of Long Creek to highlight excellent use Low Impact Development practices.

On August 31, 2016 LCWMD hosted a tour of Long Creek as part of the American Society of Civil Engineers/Environmental & Water Resources Initiative’s 2016 International Low Impact... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Monday, September 12, 2016 10:03 AM

Landowner Fact Sheets Now Available

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The LCWMD now has fact sheets available with information on maintenance practices.

The LCWMD now has fact sheets available with information on maintenance practices. Many of these fact sheets pertain to practices included in the landowner Operation and Maintenance Plans for each... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:25 PM

Green SnowPro Training - September 22nd in Portland

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Winter salt is an emerging water pollutant. It can harm fish, bugs, and other critters that call our lakes and streams home. For the past several years, New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services has worked with partners to develop and implement the Green SnowPro program, which encourages the use of practices that reduce winter salt.

  Winter salt is an emerging water pollutant. It can harm fish, bugs, and other critters that call Long Creek their home. Certified winter maintenance professionals benefit from... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Tuesday, August 9, 2016 2:16 PM

Addendum to the Auditing Services RFP Issued

The LCWMD has released an Addendum to the Audit Services Request for Proposals

The LCWMD has released an Addendum to the Audit Services Request for Proposals that was posed on June 28, 2016. Questions were received from bidders and are answered in this Addendum. Receipt of the... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Monday, July 11, 2016 11:18 AM

Get to Know Your Long Creek

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LCWMD Board Takes a Tour of Several Long Creek Restoration Elements

The Long Creek Watershed Management District Board held its June 2016 monthly meeting at the Fairchild Semiconductor on Western Avenue in South Portland. After the Board meeting, something a little... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Friday, July 8, 2016 12:50 PM

Audit Services RFP Issued

The LCWMD is currently seeking the services of qualified parties to provide Auditing Services for the fiscal year ending on June 30, 2016. Full details regarding this Request for Proposals (RFP) are avalabe by viewing this post.

The LCWMD is currently seeking the services of qualified parties to provide Auditing Services for the fiscal year ending on June 30, 2016. Full details regarding this Request for Proposals (RFP) is... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 7:57 AM

Join the Technical Advisory Committee

The LCWMD is reconvening the Technical Advisory Committee and is seeking a few new members to join the committee.

The LCWMD is reconvening the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) and is currently seeking a few new members to join the committee. This Committee provides information to the Board and Staff to... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Friday, June 3, 2016 12:43 PM

Spring Cleanup Sweeping Sheduled

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Spring Cleanup Sweeping is scheduled to start on April 7, 2016

Spring Cleanup Sweeping is scheduled to Start April 7, 2016. BMP Maintenance will sweep your parking lots if your property is on the targeted cleanup list. Dawn Verrill will contact you to... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 11:36 AM

Long Creek Currents - January 2016

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Request for Qualifications: Water Quality Monitoring Services

January 2016 Request for Qualifications:  Water Quality Monitoring Services   The Long Creek Watershed Management District... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Friday, March 11, 2016 1:05 PM

Long Creek Currents - December 2015

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Volunteers Help Cleanup Long Creek

December 2015 Volunteers Help Cleanup Long... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Friday, February 26, 2016 7:35 AM

Long Creek Currents - October 2015

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Parking Lot Sweeping, Annual Property Inspections, Storm Update

Parking Lot Sweeping BMP Maintenance began targeted sweeping of parking lots this week. If your property is on the targeted cleanup list, Ron Broadhurst will contact... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Friday, February 26, 2016 7:31 AM

August 2015 Currents

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Notice of Intent Reminder, Winter Maintenance Roundtable

August 2015 Have You Filed Your Notice of Intent? Long Creek Landowners who choose... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:57 PM

August 2015 Currents

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Parking Lot Sweeping and District Staff Changes

  August 2015   Parking Lot Sweeping Begins on Saturday BMP... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:56 PM

June 2015 Currents

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Updated NOI Form Available

June 2015 Dear Long Creek Landowner and interested parties, Maine Department of... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:56 PM

June 2015 Currents

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NOI Form Update

  June 2015   Dear Jami, Many of our Long Creek Landowners are... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:55 PM

May 2015 Currents

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Request for Qualifications

  May 2015 Request for Qualifications The Long Creek Watershed Management District... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:55 PM

March 2015 Currents

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Request for Qualifications

March 2015 Request for Qualifications The Long Creek Watershed Management... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:54 PM

February 2015 Currents

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RFQ and Annual Meeting Reminder

  February 2015 Request for Qualifications The Long Creek Watershed... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:54 PM

February 2015 Currents

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2015 Annual Meeting

  February 2015     This year marks five years of work on the ten... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:53 PM

December 2014 Currents

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Long Creek Featured on MPBN Radio

December 2014   Irwin Grats, of MPBN News recently interviewed several partners... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:52 PM

November 2014 Currents

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Long Creek November Update

  November 2014 If you are required to obtain a Long Creek Permit you may have recently... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:51 PM

February 2014 Currents

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Feburary Update - Long Creek Watershed Management District

  February 2014 We Want to Hear From You Whether or not you joined us or... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:43 PM

January 2014 Currents

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Long Creek 2014 Annual Meeting

  January 2014   Please Join Us! Agenda 3:00 -... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:39 PM

January 2014 Currents

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Long Creek 2014 Annual Meeting Reminder

  January 2014   Please Join Us! Agenda 3:00 -... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:39 PM

November 2013 Currents

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Long Creek Watershed Management District 2013 Fall Update

  November 2013 Fall Update Dear Jami,   As... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:38 PM

October 2013 Currents

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Long Creek Watershed Management District 2013 Fall Update

October 2013     Catch Basin Cleaning Dear Jami, Hartigan... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:37 PM

September 2013 Currents

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Long Creek Watershed Management District 2013 Fall Update 2013 Fall Update

  September 2013 On behalf of the Long Creek Watershed Management District Board... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:36 PM

April 2013 Currents

Long Creek Watershed Management District Request for Proposals

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat    Request for Proposals -- Long Creek Watershed Monitoring Project Description The LCWMD desires... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:34 PM

April 2013 Currents

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Long Creek Spring Clean Up, staff introduction and RFP timeline

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat    Spring Clean Up Time Has Arrived! BMP Maintenance will begin spring clean-up of all lots this... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:32 PM

March 2013 Currents

Long Creek Watershed Management District Request for Proposals

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat    Request for Proposals -- Gorham Road and Maine Mall Road Improvements Project   Project... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:30 PM

March 2013 Currents

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Long Creek H&H RFP

March 2013 Request for Proposals -- Stream Modeling Services Project Description The project... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:29 PM

January 2013 Currents

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Long Creek Annual Meeting Annoucement

  January 2013 Long Creek Annual Meeting Location: Sable Oaks... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:28 PM

October 2012 Currents

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Long Creek update

  October 2012 Salt Applicators' Training Recommended for Long Creek... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:27 PM

January 2012

Long Creek Annual Meeting January 30, 2012

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat.    Reminder - Long Creek Annual Meeting - January 30th, 9 - 11 am at the Portland Marriott at Sable... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:26 PM

January 2012

Long Creek Annual Meeting January 30, 2012

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat    To:  Long Creek Property owner/interested... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:24 PM

June 2011

Long Creek Watershed Management District Spring Update

Long Creek Watershed Management District Spring 2011 Update June 2011 In this issue Winter Maintenance Round Table: (7/28) Pollution Prevention & Good... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:21 PM

February 2011

Long Creek - Third Party BMP Inspector RFQ; Monitoring & Lab RFPs

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat    To:  Long Creek Property owner/interested... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:19 PM

November 2010

Long Creek - LC - sweeping, catch basin cleaning & upcoming meetings

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat      To:  Long Creek Property owner/interested... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:18 PM

August 2010

Long Creek - next Governing Board meeting & project updates

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat      To:  Long Creek Property owner/interested... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:17 PM

May 2010

Long Creek - permitting deadline, annual meeting & project updates

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat    To:  Long Creek Property owner/interested... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:16 PM

May 2010

Long Creek - permitting deadline, annual meeting & project updates

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat    To:  Long Creek Property owner/interested... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:15 PM

February 2010

Long Creek Project Update - correction and Chapter 521 news

Long Creek Restoration Project Improving stream water quality and habitat.    Participating Landowner Agreement - correction ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ If... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:15 PM