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ODNR Announcement

By | August 24th, 2017|The DAM, Updates|

ODNR ANNOUNCES SCHEDULE FOR LOWERING WATER TO "WINTER POOL" DRAW DOWN TO BEGIN OCTOBER 1ST *Please note the time frame so that your boat doesn't get stranded! Appearing below is an email  from ODNR: ODNR will continue the practice of aggressive and proactive water control management during the construction period. Since the establishment of an interim summer pool, ODNR [...]

Community Meeting Materials Available

By | May 11th, 2017|Activities, Business, History, People, Planning and Studies, The DAM, Updates|

Thanks again to all who attended the Community Meeting on Saturday, May 6, 2017.  A lot of useful  information was shared.  Links below in this post provide downloadable files of all the presentations and documents that attendees received. The Meeting Recap Notes have been posted here and are also available below for download as a PDF. [...]

May 2017 Community Meeting Recap

By | May 11th, 2017|Activities, Business, People, Planning and Studies, The DAM, Updates|

BUCKEYE LAKE COMMUNITY MEETING – MAY On Saturday, May 6th, over 75 community members, government leaders and community stakeholders gathered at Lakewood High School for the May Buckeye Lake Community Update Meeting. The meeting was led by Yaromir Steiner, BL2030 Regional Planning Task Force Chair and newly appointed Buckeye Lake 2030 Executive Director, Mike Fornataro. [...]

Buckeye Lake Dam: Construction Update

By | March 22nd, 2017|The DAM, Updates|

In an effort to keep everyone around the Lake informed, we are sharing the update provided by the ODNR regarding the Buckeye Lake Dam construction. Please see the statement below provided by Ian Nickey: We would like to provide the community with an update concerning the two Open Houses held last week. The project received many questions regarding [...]

Major Update & ODNR Listening Meetings Scheduled

By | March 1st, 2017|Events, The DAM, Updates|

Today, March 1, 2017, we received a major update from Ian Nickey, the Stakeholder Outreach Manager for the Buckeye Lake Dam Improvements Project.  Here is what he shared: "This morning the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) put "stop-logs" in place at the primary spillway that will allow Buckeye Lake to fill up to the [...]

Buckeye Lake Dam: Construction Update

By | February 6th, 2017|The DAM, Updates|

In an effort to keep you informed about what is taking place in your community, we'd like to provide you with an update on the Buckeye Lake Dam Improvements project. Please see the statement below from ODNR regarding Buckeye Lake water elevation: ODNR will actively manage the pool level of its reservoir during construction to ensure [...]

January 2017 Community Meeting NOTES

By | January 31st, 2017|Activities, Dam Facts, Engineering, Events, Nature & Weather, ODNR, People, The DAM, Uncategorized, Updates|

A great deal of information was provided at the January 21, 2017 Community Update Meeting.  There is a link below to download an 8-page recap of the meeting. We will be in touch with various Task Force representatives to provide more detailed information about their presentations and will post updates from the Tasks Forces as [...]