News Releases

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Court appoints Parham to 2nd term on MWCD Board of Directors

  |  June 9, 2011
Atwood Lake resident originally appointed to Board of Directors in 2006

Commander updates Conservancy Court on MWCD area projects

  |  June 9, 2011
Progress continues at steady pace on planning, construction for 5 priority projects by USACE

Cleveland State swimmer trains for Olympics at Atwood Lake

  |  June 8, 2011
South Africa native hopes to gain spot on team for London Olympics in 2012

Vacation cabin reservation policy updated at 4 MWCD parks

  |  June 3, 2011
Guests now will be able to make reservations up to one year in advance for the popular family vacation cabins at Atwood, Pleasant Hill, Seneca and Tappan parks!

MWCD Board approves reactivation of Black Fork Subdistrict

  |  June 2, 2011
Shelby mayor calls decision 'historic' for residents of region

Horse trail to expand in Pleasant Hill Lake region

  |  May 31, 2011
Camping section at Pleasant Hill Lake Park devoted to horse owners with large pads, other amenities

Atwood Lake Park opens May 27 for summer season

  |  May 23, 2011
Swimming beach opens; activities aplenty over summer months

Summer 'arrives' this weekend at Charles Mill Lake Park

  |  May 23, 2011
Admission costs only $5 per vehicle; season passes only $50 per vehicle

Pleasant Hill Lake Park opens Friday for summer season

  |  May 23, 2011
Camping available all year long; reservations available

Holiday, summer fun begin Friday at Seneca Lake Park

  |  May 23, 2011
Overnight stays available in campgrounds, at family vacation cabins, camper cabins

Tappan Lake Park opens May 27 for 2011 summer season

  |  May 23, 2011
Upgrades also completed at boat launch ramp off Rt. 250 near dam

Division of Watercraft, MWCD host public meeting June 17 to discuss Charles Mill Lake

  |  May 13, 2011
No change to be made to current 10-horsepower limit for 2011 boating season

MWCD approves grants for watershed improvement projects

  |  May 6, 2011
Projects and programs benefit quality of life in Muskingum River Watershed

Butch Heavilin Memorial Dog Park to open May 14 at Atwood Lake Park

  |  April 20, 2011
Park is completely free to users and permits dogs to exercise off leash in a controlled environment

Work at shorelines of MWCD lakes 'most ambitious' in history

  |  April 14, 2011
More than 20 projects completed, planning under way for work next year

MWCD to host 2 free underground line safety training classes

  |  March 23, 2011
Sessions scheduled April 13 at Tappan Lake Park and April 14 at Pleasant Hill Lake Park

Dams, reservoirs doing job as designed in Muskingum River Watershed

  |  March 18, 2011
Reservoirs store floodwaters temporarily for safe release downstream; system has saved more than $8 billion in potential damage from flooding over years

Army Corps of Engineers to increase water releases from dams in Muskingum system

  |  March 2, 2011
The controlled releases will not result in downstream flooding

MWCD to host boater education classes

  |  February 24, 2011
Boaters 29 and younger must show proof of successfully completing course

USACE gives contractor go-ahead to begin work at Dover Dam

  |  February 2, 2011
Firm expects contrusction to begin in April

MWCD files updated appraisal record

  |  January 28, 2011
The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) recently completed an update to its land parcel information system as required by law.

More than 1,000 tires, other debris removed from reservoirs

  |  January 27, 2011
Metal, pipe, furniture, old fishing line also taken from lakes during work

Early flood warning system coming to Duck Creek watershed

  |  January 26, 2011
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) are partners in the development of the system.

Savings abound at family vacation cabins at Pleasant Hill Lake Park

  |  January 6, 2011
Spring around the corner with a stay in a vacation cabin or house at Pleasant Hill Lake Park

MWCD Board elects officers for 2011, freezes employee wages for 2nd straight year

  |  December 21, 2010
$20 million budget includes $10.1 million for rehabilitation projects at reservoirs, dams

MWCD identifies nearly 500 shoreline rehabilitation projects at the lakes

  |  December 3, 2010
Plans call for 23 projects to be done during winter months of 2010-11

The perfect winter getaway is in a vacation cabin at Atwood Lake Park

  |  December 2, 2010
Reservations being taken now for 2011 at all MWCD lake park family vacation cabins!

Comments still to be accepted by state on Charles Mill horsepower request

  |  November 8, 2010
Division of Watercraft considering petitions, comments from public about request to increase horsepower limit on lake to 30 hp

Meeting set Saturday to discuss horspower limit increase request at Charles Mill Lake

  |  November 2, 2010
Video documents boats of various horsepower on a lake