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2014

Earth Day Celebration on the Square (City of Murfreesboro) - April 26, 2014 @ 10am-12pm - Downtown Murfreesboro Public Square. Free to the public.

Earth Day Celebration on MTSU Campus - April 22, 2014 @ 10am-2pm - Location TBD

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - April 16, 2014 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

City of Murfreesboro Annual Watershed Tree Day - April 12, 2014 at Black Fox Elementary School (1753 South Rutherford Blvd). This year, the focus includes streams & drainage ways that flow into Lytle Creek.  Specifically selected tree seedlings & other plants will be distributed to citizens "free-of-charge". For more information, contact Robert Haley at (615) 848-3200 or roberthaley@murfreesborotn.gov.

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - March 19, 2014 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library Rm - 475

Stones River Watershed Annual Meeting - March 10, 2014 @ 6:30-8pm - Patterson Park Community Center, Mercury Blvd. Murfreesboro.  Citizens can hear summaries from local cities and how they are each handling water quality issues. 

TEC 10K Tree Day Tree Planting / Stream Bank Restoration Project - March 1 @ 9am-1pm - Will be meeting in the Kroger parking lot (2050 Lascassas Pike).  We will be planting 900-1,000 bare root seedling trees along Garrison Creek (adjacent to Rutherford Blvd).  Bring/wear: work boots, gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, shovels if available.  Look for the tents & volunteer signs.


2013

City of Murfreesboro, Stormwater Dept Public Meeting, MS4 Annual Report - September 17, 2013 @ 6 p.m. Patterson Park Community Center, Mercury Blvd. Murfreesboro.  Citizens can hear about stormwater management activities for the past year and offer suggestions for next year.

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - September 18, 2013 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library Rm - 475

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - August 21, 2013 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library Rm - 475

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - July 17, 2013 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - June 19, 2013 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

CUSTOMS - Check out the weekly schedule & visit us at the Facilities Services booth - Distribute Flyers and Information

Earth Day Celebration on the Square (City of Murfreesboro) - April 27, 2013 @ 10am-12pm - Downtown Murfreesboro Public Squrare. Free to the public.

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - April 17, 2013 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

City of Murfreesboro Annual Watershed Tree Day - April 13, 2013 at the Cason Lane Trailhead (1100 Cason Trail). This year, the focus includes streams & drainage ways that flow into the Upper West Fork of the Stones River.  Specifically selected tree seedlings & other plants will be distributed to citizens "free-of-charge". For more information, contact Robert Haley at (615) 848-3200 or roberthaley@murfreesborotn.gov

Stones River Watershed Annual Public Meeting - April 8 @ 6:30-8:00pm at Patterson Park Community Center.  Topics to be discussed are the East Fork Watershed & Dam removal.  New members are welcome. 

Stones River Relay (presented by the Stones River Watershed) - April 6 - Check in at 8am at the Cannon County Arts Center - A family-friendly event benefiting Stones River Watershed projects. Join us for a 22-mile relay across Cannon County, TN!  Contact Neal Appelbaum at (615) 563- 3276 or relay-info@stonesriverrelay.com with any questions.

MTSU Campus Cleanup - April 1, 2013 @ 2-4:30 - Will be meeting in the Rutherford Blvd. parking lot across from Greek Row.  We will be picking up litter and cleaning up areas throughout campus.  Look for a tent in the parking lot.

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - March 20, 2013 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - February 20, 2013 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

Garrison Creek Riparian Planting Day - February 16, 2013 @ 8:30am - Will be meeting in the Kroger parking lot (2050 Lascassas Pike).  We will be mulching and planting trees, live staking and picking up litter.  Bring/wear: waterproof wading boots and shovel (if available), gloves and warm clothing.

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - January 16, 2013 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475


2012

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - December 12, 2012 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - November 21, 2012 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

TEC Tree Planting / Stream Bank Restoration Project - November 9 @ 1-4pm - Will be meeting in the Kroger parking lot (2050 Lascassas Pike).  We will be planting 125 trees along Garrison Creek (adjacent to Rutherford Blvd).  Bring/wear: work boots, gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, shovels if available.  Look for the tents & volunteer signs.

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - October 17, 2012 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

TEC Tree Planting / Stream Bank Restoration Project - October 16, 2012 @ 9am-1pm - Will be meeting in the Kroger parking lot (2050 Lascassas Pike).  We will be planting 150-200 trees along Big Ditch (adjacent to Lascassas Pike) & Garrison Creek (adjacent to Rutherford Blvd).  Bring/wear: work boots, gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, shovels if available.  Look for the tents & volunteer signs. Visit: http://tectn.org/event/volunteer-day-help-us-plant-trees-in-murfreesboro/ to register. 

MTSU Campus Cleanup - October 10, 2012 @ 2-4pm. Rutherford Blvd parking lot across from Greek Row.  We will be cleaning up the grassy areas around the detention ponds on Rutherford Blvd.  Look for a tent in the parking lot.

TN Environmental Council (TEC) Public Meeting - October 1, 2012 @ 6-8:30pm at St. Mark's United Methodist Church (1267 N. Rutherford Blvd).  We will be discussing the current Streambank protection and restoration efforts along Big Ditch (adjacent to Lascassas Pike) & Garrison Creek (adjacent to Rutherford Blvd).

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - September 19, 2012 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

City of Murfreesboro, Stormwater Dept Public Meeting, MS4 Annual Report - September 13, 2012 @ 6 p.m. Patterson Park Community Center, Mercury Blvd. Murfreesboro.  Citizens can hear about stormwater management activities for the past year and offer suggestions for next year.

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - August 15, 2012 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

CUSTOMS - Check out the weekly schedule & visit us at the Facilities Services booth - Distribute Flyers and Information

Murfreesboro's Annual Boat Day with SRWA - June 30, 2012 @ 9am-12pm, Manson Pike Trailhead

Tennessee Concrete Association, Pervious Concrete Experience - June 28-29, 2012 - Voorhies Building & Adjacent parking lot

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting  - June 20, 2012 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - May 16th, 2012 @ 1:30-2:30 in the Library RM - 475

Facility Service Cleanup Day - May 9th 2012 @ 8:00 - 11:00 a.m.       Cynthia, Shelia & Amanda

Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting - January 18, 2012 @ 1:30 - 2:30 in the Library RM - 475  
*Topics include - Stormwater and Stormwater Committee Needs - Illicit Discharge Draft Policy 
 
Alternative Fall Break October 18, 2011 @ 10:00am - 3:00pm at the Murfreesboro Discovery Center

Stormwater Educational Booth at Week of Welcome - Distribute Flyers and Information - September 1, 2011

World Monitoring Day - September 20 @ 10:30 - 12:30 - Bell Street Parking Lot - Clean up Sinking Creek - Pick up trash and have fun
 
Wetland Clean up at Discovery Center - October 18th, 2011

 


 

 oaklands cleanup

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