WHAT'S NEW- CRWD NEWS

Tim Ruzek, Public Outreach Coordinator

12/11/2017 -- More cleanup planned for former gas plant site on Cedar

12/1/2017 -- CRWD named 2017 Watershed District of the Year

10/18/2017 -- Cover crops for reduced stream flows CRWD

10/13/2017 -- CRWD weekly photo contest awards kayak

8/10/2017 -- New canoe-kayak access on Cedar River State Water Trail

6/8/2017 -- CRWD launches weekly photo contest for summer

6/1/2017 -- CRWD getting $1.7 million in state bonding for CIP projects

5/25/2016 - CRWD launches another season of Adopt-A-River initiative

2/12/2016 - ArtWorks to host gallery on Cedar River Watershed scenes

8/26/2015 - $3.2 m Hormel Foundation grant launches historic watershed projects

8/14/2014 - CRWD Tire Cleanup Hits 1,100

6/10/2014 - Waterways Month Returns to Library

3/26/2014 - CRWD Receives Major State Grant for Water Quality

3/20/2014 - CRWD Canoe Give Away

1/8/2014 - CRWD Finishes First Major Flood Project

11/13/2013 - CRWD Tire Clean-up

10/24/2013 - Major Flood Project Proposed by CRWD

5/31/2013 - Taking Applications for Mower County Manager Position

5/30/2013 - Waterways Month Coming to Austin Public Library in June

5/23/2013 - CRWD 220 Photo Project
                       Photo Album on Facebook!!

4/23/2013 - Adopt-a-River Gears up for 3rd Year

3/15/2013 - CRWD/TCWD Ag Drainage Meeting

2/25/2013 - 2013/2014 Plan of Work Approved

1/17/2013 - Monthly Meeting Location and Time Change!

12/4/2012 - CRWD named Watershed District of the year for 2012!

9/25/2012 - Projects aim to improve water quality of Dobbins Creek

9/6/2012-    Adopt-a-River cleanup-
Mike Hull group- See below for local news coverage of the event.

8/24/12 - Local waterways feeling "green" this summer

8/16/12 - CRWD proposed max 2013 levy

6/20/12 - Cedar River State Water Trail Kick-off

6/07/12 - Adopt-a-River effort for the Cedar River growing

5/31/12 - CRWD Board Adds Two New Members

3/26/12 - CRWD Board Has Two Openings

3/23/12 - CRWD Board Sets Rules Fees

12/27/11 - Clean Water Fund Grant Approved for Cedar

12/22/11 - CRWD Sets 2012 Levy

11/22/11 - CRWD Rules Becoming Effective December 1

8/18/11 - CRWD Sets Proposed Levy

7/21/11 - CRWD Approves Draft Rules

7/14/11 - Public Hearing Set for CRWD Rules

6/17/11 - Cedar River becomes State Water Trail

5/24/11 - Flood mitigation, wetland restoration set to start

4/27/11 - Austin area farmer-Merten-joins CRWD board

3/21/11 - Draft Rules sent to State for comment

2/11/11 - State RIM money open for flood-prone ag land on waterways

12/23/10 - Clean Water Legacy Grant Approved for Dobbins Creek Area

12/14/10 - Draft Rules Set for Review Process

12/13/10 - 2010 Outstanding Watershed District Employee - Justin Hanson

11/30/10 - MRBI Grant Approved

11/15/10 - CRWD Promotes River Cleanup Program
Seeking service clubs and other groups to help clean garbage and litter fromthe Cedar River.
- Austin Post Bulletin Article
- Austin Daily Herald Article

2/08 - Watersheds to Work on Cleanup Together

2/08 - Monitoring Grant Received

5/07 - Organizational Meeting

 
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