New way to donate – connect your Kroger Plus card to Sierra Club and Kroger will donate funds to the Miami Groups account at the Sierra Club Foundation. It’s easy. Here is how.
New draft MSD phase II plan from the County —approved for submittal to USEPA (unless the city and county agree to changes at June 20, 2018 commission meeting. download plan here 2019-06-20 BOCC Resolution with Draft Phase 2A.
On June 28, 2018, Cincinnati filed its own MSD Phase II plan with the USEPA
Apparently the city and county don’t agree on the Plan. You can read the city’s plan here: Cover Letter, Plan, Affordability Analysis
New study links childhood health impacts to Sewer Overflows
Checkout Dr. Brokamps’ study of Greater Cincinnati Sewer Overflows and childhood visits to the Emergency Room for GI illnesses.
Upcoming Innings Meetings:
All Innings locations except August are at 7:00 – 8:55 p.m. at the Scouting Achievement Center, 10078 Reading Road, Evendale, Oh 45241 The public is welcome.
Miami Group, Sierra Club, Annual Picnic – Sunday, Aug. 12
Our annual picnic this year will be on Sunday Aug 12. The picnic will be held in Loveland at the Izaak Walton League Lodge, located between the Bike Trail and the Little Miami River.(Miami Group will not have a monthly meeting (Inning) in August. Join us at the picnic instead!) For more information and to RSVP, click here.
Single use plastic litters our community, harms the environment and wastes money. Let’s talk Plastic Pollution! Join us a the Northside Parade July 4
Sewers & Clean Water Update !
County and City are continuing their disagreement over the next phase of the sewer consent decree cleanup. Read about the County’s plans and Sierra Club’s comments.
Sierra Club addresses failure to enforce environmental law
Sierra Club sends Notice of Intent to File a Citizen Suit under the federal Clean Air Act against greater Cincinnati corporation. We documented over 600 violations that gone unaddressed by Ohio EPA.
Upcoming Activities and non Sierra Club events:
Other Upcoming Events: MG Meetings Calendar
Conservation Committee Meeting- Follow this link for the next meeting details.
Next Past Plastic Meeting – Help us eliminate plastic pollution !Click here for our next meeting !
Ohio Chapter Event Calendar: You can list events, sign up for them, and get more details.
Every second Monday of the month at 7 PM – “Dayton Connections” meeting at the Brixx Ice Company. 500 E. First Street Dayton OH 45402 (The June meeting will be held at Panera Bread 1203 Brown Street Dayton OH 45409)
Miami Group News:
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Slides from Mary Beth McGrew’s Innings presentation July 10, 2017; Details
Dr. Miriam Steinitz-Kannan video on Blue-Green Algae
View Dr. Chris Curran’s interview on Make Peace with Nature..: