Join us for the next Buckeye Lake Region Community meeting at Thornville Elementary School. See below for all the details. We hope to see you there.
Funding Will Benefit Fairfield, Perry and Licking Counties Recently, the Buckeye Lake Region Corporation submitted funding requests to the State of Ohio for inclusion in the 2019-2020 budget. According to recent updates, it appears that the Buckeye Lake Region will be receiving state funds for projects in Fairfield, Licking and Perry counties. In Fairfield County [...]
ODNR Pilot Program Would Designate Some Public Beaches as "Dog Exercise Areas" In an attempt to disrupt geese from local beaches, ODNR has initatied a test program to allow dogs access to some State Park beaches. From February 17, 2018 until March 18, 2018 dogs will be allowed "off leash" on certain beaches. For more [...]
BLRC Responds to ODNR's Notice of Encroachment. Several homeowners in the Buckeye Lake Region recently received a Notice of Encroachment from Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Parks and Watercraft. While the Buckeye Lake Region Corporation (BLRC) supports the mission to protect and maintain state property for public use, we do not feel that [...]
Please join us for our next Buckeye Lake Region Community Meeting.
As part of on-going water quality initiatives, ODNR has committed to fix 1,200 feet of the Feeder Channel, a main artery for water and, unfortunately, sediment and harmful nutrients that feed algae blooms. The Buckeye Lake Region Corporation (BLRC) has applied for a Capital grant to fix another 4-5,000 feet of the Channel. Our goal [...]
Buckeye Lake Region Corporation (BLRC) received a response from ODNR to the letter our Chairman Ben Carpenter sent on December 5th following the BLRC meeting with Dam Adjacent Residents. Director James Zehringer responded to our letter on December 19th. In his letter Director Zehringer: Indicated ODNR’s support for the revitalization of the Buckeye Lake Region [...]
We are pleased to add to the community discussion of Buckeye Lake Region water quality and how to address it by presenting this report from the Engineers, Surveyors, Planners and Scientists of EMH&T. View & Download Study »
When talking about growth and development in an area or region, you tend to hear phrases such as: “New urbanism, urbanist, connectivity, polycentric, infill/greenfill development” and others. These terms are tossed about as if everyone is fully familiar with their meaning. Well, I don’t know about you, but I’m still learning what all this means [...]
Are you looking for an informative, interesting subject for your next meeting or get together? A PowerPoint presentation by Buckeye Lake Region Corporation Executive Director Mike Fornataro is now available for your club or group of any size. A great opportunity to find out what BL2030 is (and isn’t) and to learn more about issues [...]