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Rivanna River
Renaissance Conference

September 28, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Albemarle County Office Building
401 McIntire Rd.

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The RRBC will be reviewing and discussing its 2011 Strategic Plan in order to determine its future course and role. Original meeting was scheduled for Monday, March 17, 2014 but is now re-scheduled for Monday, March 31st, 2014.


March, 2014 Newsletter, New Year Announcements, including new Commissioners and new 2014 officers, discussion of latest meetings for the Executive Committee and the RRBC, links to webcasts and recently published articles from EPA, CWP, USGS, and financing stormwater and green infrastructure.

November 9, 2013 Newsflash: Rivanna River Basin Mural installation and dedication announcement, Stormwater Local Assistance Fund deadline, Center for Non-Profit Excellence webcast on stormwater utilities, Rivanna Conservation Society's brown bag lunch with Al Todd, Executive Director for the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay.

October 4, 2013 Newsflash: Federal ruling on EPA's Chesapeake Bay TMDL case, Albemarle County Board of Supervisors Comprehensive Plan Update on Natural Resources chapter, Fluvanna County Walker's Ridge public hearing, upcoming RRBC meeting announcement.

September 11, 2013 Newsflash: Fluvanna County DEQ Permits, Stormwater Local Assistance Fund (SLAF), Charlottesville's Water Resources Protection Program Advisory Committee.

August 2013 Newsletter: Message from RRBC Chair, New Part-Time Staff, Recommendations for River Corridor and Watershed Planning, Rivanna River Basin Foundation, New Commissioner, Rivanna Mural, Watershed Snapshot Distribution, Coordination with Rivanna Partners.

December 2012 Newsletter: Problems with Excessive Bacteria in Rivanna Waterways; Cleaning Up Bacteria Pollution in the Moores Creek Watershed; RRBC Welcomes New Staff

October 2012 Newsletter: Managing Stormwater in the Rivanna; Rivanna River and Reservoir Makeover; Cleaner Water for Moores Creek; Save the Date for the Rivanna Snapshot Open House

March 2011 Newsletter: Strategic Plan for the Rivanna River Basin Commission; The Bay TMDL: Pilot Project and Phase II; Rainwater Harvesting in Virginia.

December 2010 Newsletter:
RRBC offers new blog for the New Year; Greene County and the RRBC- partners for better management of stormwater; The Bay TMDL - Piedmont Regional Pilot Project; What does the Rivanna River Basin Commission do?

August 2010 Newsletter: Rivanna Vicinity Land Cover Map; RRBC's stormwater studies in Fluvanna and Greene Counties; stormwater monitoring at Charlotesville High School; upcoming Greene County Community Park Festival on September 12th; Piedmont Regional Pilot Project for the Chesapeake Bay TMDL.

April 2010 Newsletter:
Comprehensive watershed planning for the Rivanna; stormwater initiatives at Greene County Community Park; regional Chesapeake Bay TMDL pilot project.

March 2010 Newsletter:
This is the inaugural e-newsletter for the RRBC. Topics include: meetings with Commissioners and staff around the watershed; in-stream flows for the Rivanna River; Chesapeake Bay TMDLs ("pollution diet" for the Chesapeake Bay watershed).

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The Rivanna River Basin Commission provides guidance for the stewardship of water and natural resources of the Rivanna River Basin and promotes activities by local, state, and federal governments, and by individuals, that foster resource stewardship for the environmental and economic health of the Basin.

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City of Charlottesville

Albemarle County

Fluvanna County

Greene County

Culpeper SWCD

Thomas Jefferson SWCD