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Westerville Party at the Creek

Join us for the Alum Creek Park North Playground Grand Opening at Party at the Creek! Explorations of nature, tours of scenic green spaces and waterways, and family-friendly fun are the featured themes of Party at the Creek. Local nature and environmental groups will be on hand, boater safety demonstrations and canoeing, as well as food and entertainment will be part of the...
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FACT award

On April 29th, FACT was awarded the City of Westerville's Volunteer of the Year at their annual Volunteer Recognition Ceremony. Congratulations FACT for all your work in the Alum Creek watershed. Well done.20150505_044236...
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One Year Later After the Lowhead Dams

A little over a year ago—October 2008, FACT was overseeing the actual removal of two lowhead dams located at Columbus’ Academy Park and Nelson Park/Wolfe Park.  According to historical records and local accounts the dams were built for recreational purposes, not to deter floods.  Unfortunately, the dams created a large pool of calm...

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Service Efforts Yield Record Year of Results

FACT service efforts in 2009 have continued positively connecting hundreds of area residents to Alum Creek for the good of our local community and sustainable environment.  Our work in this sector of FACT’s mission is highly leveraged through the contributed time and energy of many hundreds of annual volunteers.  Some 24 events held...

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