September 2016 Formal Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Guest Speaker Marcy Hamilton, Senior Planner with SW Michigan Planning Commission

Marcy will be discussing the Pucker Street dam removal.
Marcy serves on the St. Joseph River Watershed Council and is a board member for the Partnership for MEANDRS (Meeting the Ecological and Agricultural Needs of the Dowagiac River System). She also established the Two Rivers Coalition and continues to advise this successful watershed organization to improve and protect the Paw Paw and Black River Watersheds. She is the co-chair of the Southwest Michigan Water Resources Council and serves on Michigan’s Water Cabinet to develop Michigan’s new State Water Strategy, "Sustaining Michigan Water Heritage, A Strategy for the Next Generation."

Marcy was the project director for the Dowagiac River Watershed Project with the Cass County Conservation District from 1999-2002. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Biology and Environmental Studies from Ohio Northern University and a Master of Environmental Science Degree from Miami University, Ohio.

Brehon Pub
5:30 Cocktails
6:30 Dinner
7:15 Presentation