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Community Government

Mounds Lake Reservoir Gets Trumped by Citizens Reservoir

MUNCIE, IN BLOG – In case you missed it, Citizens Water just issued a press release about them acquiring the Irving Materials, Inc. (IMI) stone quarry just miles away from the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir. The Geist Reservoir overflow will cost around $20 million. The lake will be known as Citizens Reservoir and will be […]

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Community County Government

Mounds Lake Moves One Step Closer to a Commission

MUNCIE, INDIANA – BLOG – We’ve written plenty on our website and social media about our objections to the estimated half billion project in Madison/Delaware County called Mounds Lake Reservoir. We’ve also been honest about our original interest in the project’s concept. East Central Indiana could use the high-end housing stock and commercial development which […]

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Business Government

Mounds Lake Proposal Not Ready for a Commission

Muncie, Indiana NEWS – Opponents of the Mounds Lake Reservoir breathed easier since the Delaware County Council chose not to vote on joining the Mounds Lake Commission during this weeks ordinary council meeting. From what we’ve been told, the lawyers are determining the actual consequences for Delaware County should they vote no, and clarifying what […]

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Community Wellness

Mounds Greenway a Viable Alternative to Mounds Reservoir

East Central Indiana NEWS – The Hoosier Environmental Council, Indiana’s largest statewide environmental policy organization, today renewed its call for establishment of the Mounds Greenway. The organization’s recommended plan would conserve the West Fork White River and provide sustainable economic opportunities for Anderson, Muncie and the communities in between. The Mounds Greenway would be a […]

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Government

Is Nestle Behind Mounds Lake Project?

MUNCIE, Indiana – To dam the river, or not dam the river. This is the question being asked by Hoosiers living in East Central Indiana. We’ve  heard plenty about the future need for water in Central Indiana, recreational opportunities and new residential developments to the area, but nothing has been mentioned about the largest user […]

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Culture

Environment Group Doesn’t Like Mounds Reservoir Proposal

Hoosier Environmental Council Calls for Alternative to Proposed Mounds Reservoir Cites High Damage of Controversial Project to Forests, Archeological Sites, Recreation, & Tourism (ANDERSON, IN)- The Hoosier Environmental Council, Indiana’s largest statewide environmental organization, is calling for an alternative to a plan to dam the West Fork White River in Anderson, which would create a […]