Articles of Interest

Articles of Interest

Spring 2017 Long Creek Pavement Sweeping

Long Creek Pavement Sweeping Update

This is an update to let you know that the Long Creek Watershed Management District has finalized a contract with Maritime Farms & Land Management, LLC ("Maritime") to conduct the initial... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Monday, April 24, 2017 12:09 PM

Spring 2017 Long Creek Pavement Sweeping

Long Creek Pavement Sweeping Update

This is an update on the Long Creek Watershed Management District's initial pavement sweeping activities for this spring.  The District understands that the initial spring sweep is... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 1:58 PM

2017 Annual Participating Landowner Meeting

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May 15, 2017, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  Please join the Long Creek Watershed Management District for our annual meeting to hear about the exciting work we've been doing to clean up Long Creek and our plans for the coming... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 8:20 AM

4/17/17: RFP for Pavement Sweeping Services

NEW 4/17/17: LCWMD Seeks Proposals for Pavement Sweeping Services

The Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) is seeking proposals from qualified service providers to provide Pavement Sweeping Services annually within the Long Creek... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Monday, April 17, 2017 10:49 AM

4/14/17: RFP for Catch Basin and Drain Manhole Inspection and Cleaning

NEW 4/14/17: LCWMD Seeks Proposals for Catch Basin and Drain Manhole Inspection and Cleaning Services

The Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) is seeking proposals from qualified service providers to provide Catch Basin and Drain Manhole Inspection and Cleaning Services... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Friday, April 14, 2017 3:48 AM

2/24/17: RFP for Stormwater BMP Inspection and Maintenance

2/24: LCWMD seeks proposals for Stormwater Best Management Practice (BMP) Inspection and Maintenance Services

The Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) is seeking proposals from qualified service providers to provide Stormwater Best Management Practice (“BMP”) Inspection... More »

Posted in: General News
Post Date: Friday, April 14, 2017 1:35 AM

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