Organizations are wanted to assist put together the WV Humanities Council’s Smithsonian “Crossroads” exhibit to be proven on the WV Museum of American Glass this fall. Further reveals are wanted as an example rural life way back or to include historical past in addition to current and future visions of rural America. For anybody , a gathering is scheduled at Ember Arts on April 15 at 5 p.m. Many because of the Harrison County WV Historic Society for signing as much as assist with the venture.
In anticipation of the spring rains, the Weston Sanitary Board discovered it essential to supply info on CSOs in Weston. CSO is a time period from the Environmental Safety Division of the EPA and WV which stands for Mixed Sewer Overflow. The time period refers to areas of town which have a sewer and storm water system. The system transports sewage to the dry climate therapy facility. Rain or moist climate brings hundreds of thousands of gallons of storm water to the system from roof gutters, basement drains, road drains, and so on. inflicting the system to overload and spill into the creek / the river resulting from authorized authorities rules / permitted overflows. Overflows are indicated by indicators like Shops 002, 003, 004, 005, 006, and so on. Weston is a neighborhood of CSOs. The City of Weston warns and recommends that each one residents keep away from overflow areas for leisure actions similar to fishing, swimming, and so on. throughout rain or any overflow occasion, because it could possibly be a well being hazard. Odors can even happen close to these retailers.
To do your half in serving to us eradicate the necessity for OSC, please take away any roof gutters, basement drains, and residential settings drains that you could have connected to the sanitary sewer system. For extra info, please contact Brock Perkins, Weston Sanitary Board Plant Operator at (304)269-3489 or Dee Evans, Weston Sanitary Board Director at (304) 269-1300.
Do you may have an concept to beautify Weston? Is there a persistent downside that you simply want to assist us alleviate? Do you may have a imaginative and prescient that you’re enthusiastic about and that you simply want to focus on and take off? Is historical past your bailiwick? Do you may have any concepts for programming or cultural actions? Are you interested by serving to with repairs or restoration efforts at Arnold Cemetery or preserving the recollections and wealthy historical past of Machpelah Cemetery? Do you wish to know extra about codes and zoning? There are openings in Weston’s Boards of Administrators and Commissions which give a number of alternatives for any curiosity in native authorities and neighborhood. Please take into account making a request to assist us by contacting the Weston Municipal Constructing at (304) 269-6141.
A variety of residents are rallying to assist make enhancements to Weston. I take this chance on behalf of the Metropolis of Weston to thank those that work onerous to make a optimistic impression. Many because of John Clise and Ray Smith for giving us time on the Native Lewis podcast to coach residents on accomplished and ongoing initiatives, the Lewis County Fee and the Lewis County Division of Well being for Common teleconferences that proceed through the COVID-19 pandemic, Chelsey Hathaway and Victoria Stansberry for his or her data and expertise to assist Weston, Susie Vance for sharing her Columbia Membership story and all of our committee members as follows: John Riffle, Shirley Burkhart, Sharon Franklin, Anna Cardelli, Deborah Harris, Brian McClain, Larry Snider, Ashley Montgomery, Rebecca Jordan-Gleason, David Bush, Dan Vaughn, Clara Atchison, Bruce Adler, Teresa Angotti, Barbara Tucker, Jill Stewart, Solaris Cardelli, Kathryn Sims, Rachel Raines, Larry Bush, Alden Butcher, Connie Riffle, Vicki Kerrigan, Betty Brooks and Gene Edwards.