Lexington County Storm Water Consortium

Objectives:

1. To create a model collaborative water quality education program in Lexington County that can be implemented throughout South Carolina and beyond.

2. To foster citizen involvement and encourage behavioral change

3. To achieve clean and healthy tributaries, rivers and ground waters throughout Lexington County

Upcoming Events

Jun
23
Sat
9:00 am Rain Barrel Building Workshop @ Lexington County Public Library
Rain Barrel Building Workshop @ Lexington County Public Library
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Rain Barrel Building Workshop @ Lexington County Public Library | Lexington | South Carolina | United States
Harvest rainwater from your gutters using a rain barrel and have water to irrigate or use in outdoor water features when you need it!   This class will cover: *  Constructing a rain barrel to take home with you *    Importance of managing our rainwater runoff             Program fee is:  $25.00 (Includes all materials and refreshments) Preregistration is ...
Jun
27
Wed
6:00 pm “Trash the Poop” at Columbia Fir... @ Spirit Communications Park - Fireflies Stadium
“Trash the Poop” at Columbia Fir... @ Spirit Communications Park - Fireflies Stadium
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
"Trash the Poop" at Columbia Fireflies Games on Wag-A-Long Wednesdays @ Spirit Communications Park - Fireflies Stadium | Columbia | South Carolina | United States
On June 6th, June 27th, August 1st, August 8th and August 29th dogs are welcome to come to the game with their owners free of charge!  At each of those games representatives from Trash the Poop, a program sponsored by Lexington County, Richland County, and the City of Columbia, will staff a display to provide leash bag dispensers and brochures ...
Aug
18
Sat
9:00 am Summer Clean Up Recycling Day @ Forts Pond Elementary School
Summer Clean Up Recycling Day @ Forts Pond Elementary School
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Summer Clean Up Recycling Day @ Forts Pond Elementary School | Pelion | South Carolina | United States
Lexington County residents:  Here’s your chance to free up space and recycle old electronics and paper to create new electronics and a myriad of useful items from paper.  For full information on items to bring to this event, please refer to this flyer  .  It’s quick and easy.  Just load up your vehicle and follow the signs in the parking lot of  Forts ...
Oct
20
Sat
9:00 am Fall Clean Up Recycling Day @ Irmo High School
Fall Clean Up Recycling Day @ Irmo High School
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Fall Clean Up Recycling Day @ Irmo High School | Columbia | South Carolina | United States
Mark your calendars!  Fall Clean Up Recycling Day on Saturday October 20, 2018 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Irmo High School is a HUGE opportunity for residents of Richland County and Lexington County to recycle electronics and paper and dispose of hazardous materials and metal junk. This event requires an army of helpers consisting of ROTC volunteers from Irmo ...

Goal:

We will strive to enhance and support healthy, fishable and swimmable waterways in Lexington County through public education and stakeholder collaboration.