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Lower Merion Township Comprehensive Plan

On Tuesday, July 14, the Lower Merion Conservancy delivered testimony on the Township’s Draft Comprehensive Plan at a special meeting of the Planning Commission.  The Planning Commission will take the Conservancy’s recommendations, and those from the community, to make a f
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Conservancy Names McGeehan Executive Director

Lower Merion Conservancy Appoints Maurine McGeehan as New Executive Director For immediate release, May 26, 2015 The Lower Merion Conservancy has named Maurine McGeehan as its Executive Director, effective this month. She will be taking over leadership of the environmental, open space
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2015 Silent Auction Preview

Lower Merion Conservancy 20th Anniversary  Gala & Silent Auction Preview Wednesday, June 3, 2015 6:00 – 9:00 pm Stoneleigh, Villanova  Bidding opens at 6:00 pm at the Gala and closes at 8:15 pm _______________________________    Night  in the Big Apple:   One-night Stay at T
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Thank you, JulieAnn!

The Lower Merion Conservancy bids a bittersweet farewell this week to our Historic Preservation Coordinator, JulieAnn Murphy. JulieAnn will be heading west to be closer to her family in San Francisco, California.  She joined our staff in 2013 just after completing her Master’s d
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Spring Volunteer Training

Lower Merion Conservancy Seeking Citizen Science Volunteers to Monitor Water Quality The Lower Merion Conservancy (LMC) is part of the Delaware River Basin Initiative, an unprecedented partnership of conservation organizations, watershed groups, and universities working to restore and
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Calling All Scientists!

The Conservancy needs your help this coming spring to monitor and protect our local streams.  We have both one-time and monthly volunteer opportunities available.  Our volunteer StreamKeepers collect data each month at pre-assigned locations through the Mill and Cobbs Creeks Watershed
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Introducing Todd Bressi, Board Chair

Todd W. Bressi was recently named Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Lower Merion Conservancy. Todd, a Narberth resident, is an urban designer and public art consultant, educator and writer. He manages his own design and planning practice, consulting with public agencies, civi
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Winter 2015 Historic Preservation Lecture Series

Historic Preservation Lecture Series Join us for this season’s historic preservation series; an exploration of buildings in our community that are true gems – buildings that are being used for their original purpose!       These Amazing Shadows; Film and Discussion Wednesd
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Help Make Preservation Matter…

Last month, the Lower Merion Conservancy reached out to you, and others like you, who care about the local resources we all work to protect – lush parks, old trees, beautiful streams, and the historic structures of Lower Merion and Narberth. We hope, in these last few weeks of 2014, y
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