Events

Join #MyHuntington to help clean-up Huntington with the annual Make Huntington Shine event on April 22 at 5:30 p.m.We will be cleaning up litter around the gazebo and along the streets/alleys around the OVEC office. Gloves, litter sticks, and bags will be provided. Meet at the gazebo on 14th Street West.

On April 24 at 9:00 a.m. organizations and neighbors will be working together to clean up along four miles of Fourpole Creek. Visit this link to find the meeting place closest to you, and help the Enslow Park and Southside Neighborhood Associations, the Fourpole Creek Watershed Association, and OVEC celebrate our home by helping out!

The Ohio River Discussion Series continues with this event on April 27 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Register here for the event, during which Souhail Al-Abed, Ph.D., USEPA will present “General Perspectives on Detecting and Characterizing Microplastics in Urban Watersheds” and Sherri “Sam” Mason, Ph.D., Penn State Behrend will present “The Perils of Plastic: Human Impacts […]

On April 28 at 12 p.m. ET, Appalachian Voices is co-hosting a RECLAIM Town Hall in support of two federal bills crucial to the cleanup of abandoned mine lands and economic transition efforts across Appalachia.

On April 28 at 4:00 p.m. the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection Division of Mining and Reclamation will hold an informal conference to allow comments from those people having an interest which is or may be adversely affected by the Republic Energy, LLC Surface Mine Application Permit No. S300208, Renewal #2, located south of […]