Pringle Creek Watershed Council
Leslie Middle School Media
AGENDA / MINUTES
This is an open meeting. The public which lives, works, and recreates in the watershed is encouraged to attend.
Council Core Values:
Creek Watershed Council Minutes: February 10, 2004
President Victor Dodier called the meeting to order at 6:30 pm. Present were: Susan Kephart, Robin Straughan, Alan Pennington, Victor Dodier, Roger Heusser, Charles Redon, and John Savage.
Charles Redon introduced himself as the new Watershed Education Coordinator for the OSU Extension Service. Charles discussed the Watershed Stewardship Education Program scheduled for this fall in Marion County. The program will place more stress on urban and suburban waterways. Charles also mentioned that the Extension Service has templates for community projects.
The Council discussed Alan Pennington's and Victor Dodier's list of possible Council projects for 2004. After a lengthy discussion, the Council agreed to sponsor the following projects for the year:
Alan reported on the February 9 City Council hearing about the draft wetlands ordinance. Alan also reported about several Pringle Creek watershed projects. The City awarded a grant for a project to create an inventory of future watershed projects.
John Savage and Robin Straughan asked Council members for comments and suggestions about a proposed project to educate homeowners about invasive weeds and how to eradicate them.
The next Council meeting is Tuesday, March 9, at 6:30 pm at Leslie Middle School.
Respectfully Submitted, John Savage, Secretary.