It looks like spring has arrived early so the Long Creek Watershed Management District is excited to start the spring cleanup now.
Our pavement sweeping contractor, Maritime Farms and Land Management, LLC will begin sweeping roadways and parking lots on March 10th. The contractor will work overnight or very early in the day to... More »
The Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) is seeking proposals from qualified parties to provide engineering and ancillary services to identify and design structural stormwater Best Management Practices (“BMPs”) for an approximately 47-acre catchment in South Portland, Maine (“Project”).
The scope of services for the Project includes design, permitting, project management, and construction oversight. The full Request for Proposals (“RFP”) is available on the LCWMD... More »
The scheduled fall sweeping event has begun and will continue until snowfall. Fall cleanup focuses on cleaning up leaves and other debris before winter.
Pavement sweeping typically takes place at night, however, during the day you may see the contractor’s staff preparing for that night’s work. Daytime activities may include blowing... More »
The Long Creek Watershed Management District is excited to announce the commencement of an in-stream restoration project for the Main Stem of Long Creek between Maine Mall Road and Foden Road.
Construction crews and equipment will be working in the stream corridor from now until the end of October. Major efforts include: removing excess fill; improving the stream bed; stabilizing the... More »
The Long Creek Watershed Management District’s (“LCWMD”) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the Fiscal Year 2020 (July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020) budget.
The Fiscal Year 2020 budget funds LCWMD’s implementation of the Long Creek Watershed Management Plan, of which the major activities for this fiscal year include: construction of the habitat... More »
The Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) is seeking proposals from qualified construction contractors to implement an in-stream habitat and floodplain restoration project for the Main Stem of Long Creek from Maine Mall Road downstream to Foden Road in South Portland, Maine. The primary objective of the restoration project is to enhance habitat conditions for fish, macroinvertebrates, and other aquatic organisms as well as restore natural stream and floodplain functions.
The specific work required is shown on the Plans entitled “Long Creek – Main Stem Restoration Project – Long Creek Watershed Management District – South Portland, Maine”... More »
Please join us 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 years.
Tusesday, May 21, 2019 | 3:00 - 5:00 PM Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks, South Portland Agenda Welcome Introduction of Staff and Board Members Financial Overview Overview of General Permit... More »
The Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) is seeking proposals from qualified service providers to provide watershed monitoring data analysis services for watershed monitoring data that has been collected pertaining to the Long Creek Watershed. The focus of the review is to prepare a report of a comprehensive data analysis to allow LCWMD to make data-based decisions relevant to the implementation of the Long Creek Watershed Management Plan.
The complete Request for Proposals (“RFP”) is posted on LCWMD’s website:... More »
As you are aware, the Long Creek Watershed Management District (“LCWMD”) provides you with periodic pavement sweeping services as a participant in implementing the Long Creek Watershed Management Plan. Given the severe winter of 2018/2019, we anticipate that the 2019 initial spring sweep will require collection of large volumes of left over sand and salt.
To help prepare for the initial spring pavement sweeping, LCWMD is asking that your winter maintenance personnel or contractor check that your snow dumps are reasonably free of debris upon... More »