Spring Litter Clean-Up Logo Design Contest

BATAVIA, OH —  All local K-12 students are invited once again to participate in the annual Spring Litter Clean-Up (SLC) Logo Design Contest. The contest is sponsored locally by the Duke Energy Foundation, the Clermont County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau and the Southern Ohio Association of Realtors (SOAR) to promote the SLC event and encourage… Read More

Ohio Safe Room Rebate Program Accepting Applications

The Ohio Emergency Management Agency has announced the Ohio Safe Room Rebate Program is once again accepting applications.  The Program provides a rebate to Ohio Homeowners for the purchase and installation of tornado safe rooms. Homeowners that are selected for the program are eligible for a rebate of 75% of the cost to purchase, install and/or… Read More

Ohio’s Historic Family Farms Program

Ohio’s Historic Family Farms is a voluntary program administered by the Ohio Department of Agriculture. ODA has recognized families who have owned their farms for at least 100 years since 1993. See the attached list of historic family farms recognized in 2019. A complete list of Ohio’s bicentennial, sesquicentennial and century farms is available at: https://agri.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/oda/divisions/markets/resources/historic-family-farms-search… Read More

Emerald Ash Borer Program Report

December 31, 2019 USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) works with State, Federal, and other partners to detect and manage known emerald ash borer (EAB) infestations. The EAB program uses biological control and ongoing research to minimize the impact from an infestation and maintain ash as a viable part of the American landscape.… Read More

Recycle Old Holiday Light Strands

The Clermont County Park District, Adams-Clermont Solid Waste District and Clermont Soil and Water Conservation District are partnering with Cohen Recycling to provide bins to collect and recycle old holiday lights. Through Jan. 20, Clermont County residents and visitors can recycle used holiday lights at several locations around the county, including: • Chilo Lock 34… Read More