Join WV Rivers, Fayette County Resource Coordinator Office, and Water Utilities March 22 for a Safe Water Public Forum at Hawks Nest State Park in Ansted.
Safe Water Public Forum in Ansted, March 22
The forum will focus on how citizens can be involved in protecting drinking water. Attendees will receive our new drinking water protection toolkit, learn about potential contamination sources to local water supplies, learn how to provide input on water protection plans, and connect with local groups working to improve water quality.
There will be free food, door prizes and kids’ activities!
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What: Safe Water Public Forum
When: March 22 - 5-7pm
Where: Hawks Nest State Park, 49 Hawks Nest Park Road in Ansted
5:00 Welcome: Angie Rosser, WV Rivers
5:05 Opening: Kelly Jo Drey, Resource Coordinator, Fayette County
5:15 Safe Water Overview: Autumn Bryson, WV Rivers & Kendra Hatcher, Downstream Strategies
6:00 Local Source Water Protection Planning Update: WV American Water & Tetra Tech
6:25 Partner Announcements
6:30 Open House: Exhibits & Refreshments
7:00 Door Prize Drawings
Water Utilities: Armstrong PSD, Kanawha Falls PSD, City of Mount Hope, WV American Water
Exhibitors: Birthplace of Rivers Coalition, Downstream Strategies, Headwaters Defense, WV BPH Source Water Program, WVDEP Watershed Improvement Branch, WV Rural Water Association