July 21 (Wilkes University) and July 22 (Luzerne County Community College) Public Meetings on Wyoming Valley Levee System and Luzerne County Flood Insurance Rate Map

Wyoming Valley levee public meeting flyer FINAL

The Luzerne County Flood Protection Authority, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invite you to a meeting to learn about changes to the Wyoming Valley Levee System and Luzerne County Flood Insurance Rate Map. Please take one of these opportunities to meet representatives from the Flood Protection Authority, FEMA and the Corps of Engineers.


Wilkes-Barre Meeting

July 21, 2014

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Wilkes University

2nd Floor Ballroom

84 West South St.

Wilkes-Barre, PA



Plymouth Meeting

July 22, 2014

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Luzerne County Community College

Educational Conference Center

1333 S. Prospect St.

Nanticoke, PA

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ShickshinnyForward is on LinkedIn

Come follow ShickshinnyForward on LinkedIn… we will use this in the future to communicate volunteer opportunities and updates on our work.


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2014 Calendars now available

Calendars from our 2013 Car Show are now available online for purchase.  Free calendars will be mailed to all trophy winners, all others can purchase securely at the link below.  Calendars feature images from each trophy winner plus select photos from the overall event.

Calendars are $10 each, free shipping.  Add a t-shirt or dash plaque for $5 more each, also free shipping.

Click the image of the calendar cover to purchase.

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ShickshinnyForward annual review meeting – 630PM Monday, November 4th @ the Shickshinny Volunteer Fire Company Hall

Public Welcome – ShickshinnyForward annual review meeting – 630PM Monday, November 4th @ the Shickshinny Volunteer Fire Company Hall. Light snacks provided. Agenda as follows:

630PM to 645PM – meet & great / light snacks

645PM to 700PM – business meeting – Finance Report + President’s Statement, adjourn official business

700PM to 730PM – Brian Auman Riverfront Plan discussion / update

730PM to 745PM – Roundtable Discussion – how to move forward, build / leverage partnerships (ShickshinnyForward Executive Board + Joe Boylan (Ashburn Advisors) + Brian Auman (Riverfront Master Planner) + Larry Belmont (PA DCED)

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Saturday November 2, 2013 River Events at Shickshinny


 For Water Trail Information
North Branch Water Trail, at Endless Mountain Outfitters, and ShickshinnyForward


7-Mile Paddle Trip from Hunlock Township Gardens Boat Access
 to the New Shickshinny Boat Access

and after the paddle

Turkey Dinner at the 3:00 – 6:00 at the Shickshinny Fire Hall

Meet at Hunlock Gardens Access at 10:00 or at the New Shickshinny boat access for shuttle at 9:45 am (reservations required)

Kayak Rentals are available $45 singles and $65 for doubles and reservations are required

Endless Mountain Outfitters, Inc. 7474 Route 187 Sugar Run, PA 18846 (570) 746-9140

Shickshinny Forward PO Box 69 Huntingdon Mills, PA  18622 (570) 550-0721 http://www.shickshinnyforward.com

Note: All River activities dependent on River levels and weather conditions.

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