The Friends of the Alewife Reservation (FAR) announces the following:
"Water Trouble," a public forum on storms forum on storms, floods and pollution, is set for Thursday. Sept. 13, from 7 to 9 p.m., in the Winn Brook cafeteria, 97 Waterhouse Road, Belmont.
Hear experts in a panel discussion about local and regional storm water management issues.
Find your home on FEMA flood pattern maps of Winn Brook and other Alewife Brook watershed neighborhoods.
Understand the storm water requirements proposed Alewife developments must meet.
Learn how citizens can influence government decisions about flood prevention and pollution caused by excess storm water.
Kathy Baskin Director of Water Policy, Mass. Executive Office of Energy
Glenn Clancy Belmont Director of Office for Community Development
Patrick Herron Mystic Monitoring Network Director, Mystic River
Ralph Jones Belmont Selectman
Richard Vogel Director of Tufts University graduate program "Water:
Fred Paulsen Belmont Town Meeting Member
Clean water is an increasingly precious resource. There is no one easy answer to how we should best manage water from heavy rainfall. Learn about the storms, resulting flooding, and how pollution relates to these issues.
Find out how you can improve water quality and reduce flooding in Belmont, Arlington, and Cambridge. More Information http://gallery.mailchimp.com/