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Eurasian Milfoil Infestation in our Lake

Due to the relatively warm winter, our lake has a greater abundance of aquatic weeds and lily pads. If nothing is done, these weeds will continue to spread, choking out the lower lake and presenting boating problems for the large lake.  Floating weeds drop seeds and plant new weeds. The culprit is Eurasian Watermilfoil… What [...]

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What’s the SALDO – Know before you build

In March, 2016 Wyoming County passed the Subdivision And Land Development Ordinance or “SALDO”.   It differs from zoning in that it only governs land use – not building use or various districts such as commercial,  industrial, residential, etc. uses. Its important for you to know before you plan on any new construction or expansion [...]

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ACT 537 UPDATE – Comment period has begun – Ends 10/28

The 537 Plan is updated and ready for comments. Instructions and Maps of the Sewer system are posted on the Sewer Authority site. Comments are welcome. Note that comments can only concern the updates to the plan – not the 537 plan as a whole. Examples: the route of the sewer has changed. The financial [...]

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The importance of controlling development to preserve water quality

This letter was hand delivered to the Joint Township Planning Committee in 2005. Click on the image to make it readable

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The EPA’s Guide to Septic Management

A Homeowner’s Guide to Septic Systems  

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DEP Grant and Loan Programs – Report Viewer

Welcome to DEP’s Grant and Loan Programs Center. Providing grants and loans to assist individuals, groups and businesses in addressing a host of environmental issues is a key part of DEP’s mission to protecting and enhancing Pennsylvania’s natural resources. Below is a list of available grants and loans, a description of each program, links to applications [...]

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How Aerobic Treatments Improve your Septic and Drainfield

Great video on how this simple technology will make your on-lot system work efficiently https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBYCpwA22AU

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Must Read Article on Septic Remediation Techniques

Must read article on maintaining and rehabilitating your existing drainfield: http://www.nesc.wvu.edu/pdf/WW/publications/pipline/PL_WI05.pdf

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Revised Act 537 Update Plan Available for Review

Revised Act 537 Update Plan Available for Review The revised Act 537 study will be available for review and public comment at the Tunkhannock Township Building, Route 92, for 30 days beginning July 16th. It recommends a centralized sewer system for the roughly 385 Lake Carey residences at an estimated cost of $9.5 million dollars. Last [...]

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Test Your Well for Gas Drilling Contamination or Bacteria

If you are concerned for your drinking water with all the Gas Drilling operations in your area you should have your well tested beforehand to get a snapshot of the chemical spectrum. Once Drilling begins you can then have it tested again if you suspect there is contamination. We know of 2 certified well testers [...]

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