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The Manhasset Bay Protection Committee has created a number of educational materials and can help you with a number of activities for the Phase II NOI tasks 1 & 2. Below is a list of the NOI's first 2 Minimum Control Measures and the activities that the Committee promises to make available to your municipality as we work through the Phase II regulation compliance together.

Task 1: Public Education & Outreach May occur at any point during the 5 year plan

Education Flyers: Proper Lawn/Garden Care, Proper Disposal Hazardous Waste, Water Conservation´┐┐ many others!

Media Campaign: Letters to the local papers on Committee/Municipal activities

Library of Education Materials: The Committee serves as a library to the member municipalities at all times. If we do not have the educational materials on hand, they can be obtained upon requests.

Display: A portable display can be developed for municipalities to "sign-out" when needed

Speakers to community groups: Director will be prepared (with reasonable notice) to give presentation to community groups on water quality/watershed issues

Native Plants: Citizens will have access to the Native Plant Garden at all times

Creation of Website: The website was created for public and municipal education purposes.

Task 2: Public Involvement/Participation May occur at any point during the 5 year plan

Establishment of Advisory Committee: The Manhasset Bay Protection Committee has been established to serve the member municipalities in many ways including advisory matters

Local Stormwater Contact: The Manhasset Bay Protection Committee has been established to serve the member municipalities in many ways including to act as a local storm-water contact

Public Access to documents and information: Requests for this information from the public will be honored

Watershed Organizations: Each member municipality is already part of the watershed organization: The Manhasset Bay Protection Committee

Mailing List: The Committee will make available to all members a complete mailing list of interested civic and private groups

Storm-drain stenciling: Storm drain stencils are available to any interested municipalities

Home Assessment Survey: The Committee created a Home Assessment survey for homeowners to assess their home pollution risks. Master copy is available to all municipalities.

Creation of Website: The website was created for public and municipal education purposes.

 

 

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