Monthly Archives: February 2012

Winter Maintenance for Homeowners – Part 2

View this 2011 video by the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization (MWMO) designed to help homeowners minimize their impact on the the environment and health of our waters as they manage snow and ice on  properties.

Improved winter Maintenance: Good Choices for Clean Water


Winter Maintenance for Homeowners

While this winter has not yet been typical for snow and ice, we have had a couple of occasions for applying deicer to walks and driveways. All deicers have environmental impacts — it takes just 1 tsp. of salt to pollute five gallons of water.

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The Lynnhurst Environmental Committee (LEC)  meets monthly to discuss environmental concerns and develop strategies for improving the environmental quality throughout the neighborhood. Meetings are at 6:30 pm, Lynnhurst Community Center, the second Tuesday of the month.  All are welcome.