Volunteers Needed for Road-Stream Crossing Inventories

The MACC will be conducting road-stream crossing inventories on Friday July 20, Thursday August 9 and Friday Augsut 10, 1:00-4:30pm. Meeting locations to be determined (likely Outdoor Discovery Center). Inventories include taking measurements of the road, the crossing and the stream. All equipment will be provided, but volunteers are welcome to bring their own mud boots or waders. No experience necessary. Each team will be lead by a trained team leader. This activity is for ages 18 and up. All volunteers are required to sign a waiver and release of liability form. RSVP here 3 days prior to each event or contact Kelly at kgoward@the-macc.org or 616-395-2688 if you have any questions. Events will be postponed or canceled if river conditions are unsafe.

Registration is Open!

Registration is now open for the 2018 Making the Case for Green Infrastructure seminar that will be held the afternoon of August 23, 2018 at CityFlatsHotel in downtown Holland. The main purpose of the seminar is to discuss new development standards for water quality protecting and using green infrastructure to meet those standards. A call for posters is open through August 3. Regular registration is $20 through August 3 and late registration will be $25 August 4-17. Discounted registration is available for students.

Policy Committee Meeting

The next Policy Committee meeting will be held Monday, July 23, 2018, at 12:00 noon, at Fillmore Township Hall (4219 52nd Avenue, Holland, MI 49423). For further details regarding the meeting please contact the MACC office at 616-395-2688.