Category Archives: News & Updates

Municipalities, Builders and Developers Invited to Attend Stormwater Workshop

May
03
2017

Please plan on attending an educational workshop geared towards municipalities, builders and developers focusing on local stormwater ordinances, as established through ACT 167, as well as, State of PA regulations (PA Code Title 25 Chapter 102) pertaining to stormwater control …

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2017 Earth Day

Apr
17
2017
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Pollution Control Project Funded in Lawrence County

Apr
12
2017

Lawrence County Conservation District received $2,000 to implement a Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Project. “This grant allows our conservation district to address local pollution issues. We plan to educate local residents on how they can do their part to ensure …

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Volunteers Needed For Nature and Geology Camps

Mar
27
2017

Are you looking to volunteer this summer? Do you love the outdoors? Do you love teaching children? If so, come volunteer for the Lawrence County Conservation District’s Geology Exploration Camp in July and Nature Camp in August. See the attached …

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District Adopts New Fee Schedule for Review of E&S Plans and Permits

Mar
02
2017

The Lawrence Conservation District Board of Directors voted to adopt a new fee schedule at their monthly meeting held on March 1, 2017. In addition to the new schedule, the Board has decided to allow a grace period extending to …

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District Welcomes New Staff

Jan
13
2017

The Lawrence Conservation District has recently added two new members to their staff. Travis Gates joined the office in December and will be working with the County’s agricultural producers and landowners and Katie Schmidt has started in the new year …

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Dirt, Gravel and Low Volume Road Program Grant Application Round Opened.

Sep
08
2016

The Lawrence Conservation District will be accepting applications for the Dirt, Gravel, Low Volume Road (DGLVR) Program Funds beginning on September 12th and ending December 12, 2016. Municipalities who have attended the 2-Day ESM training within the last five years …

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NRCS Local Work Group Meeting to Be Held August 19th

Aug
02
2016

NRCS Conservation Local Work Group Meeting August 19, 2016 Farmers, Landowners, Organizations, and Agencies Encouraged to Attend The U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announces 2016 Local Working Group (LWG) meeting in cooperation with the Lawrence County …

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District Awards DGLVR Spring 2016 Grants

May
05
2016

The Lawrence Conservation District will be working with the City of New Castle and Mahoning Township this construction season to complete Dirt, Gravel and Low Volume Road Projects on Neshannock Avenue Extension and Erskine Quarry Road. The focus of the …

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LCCD Announces new Geology Exploration Camp

Apr
18
2016

REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: June 17, 2016 The Lawrence County Conservation District is excited to announce they are starting a summer camp program for students ages 12 – 13! The District has partnered with the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources …

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