Sen. Karla Bigham from Cottage Grove invites the public to discuss environmental issues on Sept 12.
Events and programs planned in the months ahead include bird walks, fishing clinics, and much more.
Help is available for homeowners to prevent bacteria from contaminating their water.
Levee improvements will not only hold back the water, but also help prevent pollution.
The sewer would replace private septic systems, many of which risk contaminating the river during floods.