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August 11, 2014

What Are the Dam Facts?

 

While working on the Dam Project significant knowledge about the Newlin Grist Mill dam was gained. The unexpected Dam Disaster provided a unique opportunity to study the dam and learn about its construction and history. The staff took the opport...

July 31, 2014

What Are the Dam Facts?

 

While working on the Dam Project significant knowledge about the Newlin Grist Mill dam was gained. The unexpected Dam Disaster provided a unique opportunity to study the dam and learn about its construction and history. The staff took the opport...

June 9, 2014

Over 3,000 sandbags and 90 tons of sand....construction vehicles are scheduled to be delivered today!!!!

 

Check out our update video to see some of the progress we've made so far.

 

Also a reminder, our Rock the Mill Music Festival is this Saturday, June 14th from 12-8pm....

May 16, 2014

I have to start this post by saying the outpouring of support for our Dam Project is amazing.  On Wednesday morning we launched our crowd funding campaign to try to raise $10,000 towards this project.   By this morning, supporters have funded a little over 50% of the g...

May 8, 2014

Today was a big day for us...and for the dam.  Our site director, Tony Shahan, met with officials from the DEP to discuss necessary permits to restore the dam.  Thankfully, we were issued all of the necessary state and federal permits for emergency repairs.  This means...

May 1, 2014

When we came to work on May 1st, we expected to see high water.  There were HEAVY rainstorms on April 30th into May 1st.  (In fact, the Philadelphia area saw what Mayor Nutter's office has called the 7th worst rainstorm in the city's recorded history. Areas along...