Back River Restoration Committee

Events Sparrows Point

BRRC Cleanup in Sparrows Point

The Back River Restoration Committee will hold a cleanup in the Sparrow Point area on Saturday, March 2. BRRC will hold the cleanup on Morse Lane, Beachwood and Lynhurst roads. Interested volunteers are invited to meet at Tiki Lee’s, 4309 Shore Rd, Sparrows Point, 21219, at 9 a.m. All supplies will be provided by BRRC. […]

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Essex Events

BRRC to Hold Listen Session for Local Watersheds

Join the Back River Restoration Committee for a virtual listening session with The Chesapeake Bay Trust on Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. Join this session to hear more about the proposed work in the Patapsco and Back River watersheds and share ideas on what you want to see happen with the available funds.┬áThis is […]

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Essex Events

BRRC to Hold Cleanup at Hyde Park

Join Back River Restoration Committee in cleaning up at Hyde Park, 1565 Hyde Road in Essex on Saturday, Jan. 13 starting at 9 a.m. until noon. The group is meeting in the Food Lion Parking Lot. Look for the BRRC trailer. Once a person is signed up gloves, bags, grabbers, etc. will be provided for […]

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Essex Events

BRRC Meeting to be Held Tuesday

The Back River Restoration Committee will hold its next public meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Hawks Club, 430 Riverside Drive in Essex. Alice Volpitta and Lee Currey are guest speakers to discuss the recent settlement with Baltimore City and what this means for the Back River watershed. Register online at […]

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Essex Government

Ohio Train Derailment Waste Water to Go to Back River WTTP

Clean Harbors of Baltimore, Inc. (Clean Harbors) announced in a letter that it has been selected to “treat and discharge the wastewater collected from rainwater, collected water, and stream water above and below the cleanup site of the Norfolk Southern Railroad derailment in East Palestine, OH that occurred February 3, 2023.” That announcement has caused […]

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Essex Events

Back River Cleanup to be Held Saturday

The Back River Restoration Committee will be cleaning up the low-lying area next to the pumping station on 336 Riverside Drive on Saturday, Oct. 15 from 9 a.m. to noon. BRRC is asking that everyone park at the Hawks Club, 430 Riverside Drive. For more information, email savebackriver@outlook.com, call 410-241-0259 or visit savebackriver.org.

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