The Cumberland River Compact in the News

2/8/2018 Onward!

9/21/2017   R!VIVE! Nashville Launches

7/13/2017  TDEC Presents Grant to Cumberland River Compact for Mill Creek Protection

6/22/2017   Hellbender on the River

6/19/2017    Mekayle Houghton of the Cumberland River Compact: FACES of Nashville

9/7/2016  New iCreek, Web Tool Tracks the Health and Status of Local Waterways

5/2016  The Green Alley Project: Citizen Led Water Stewardship

4/4/2016  Manpower Underway to Lead Harpeth Clean up this Spring

3/30/2016  Highlighting Five of Nashville’s Most Unique Festivals

2/11/2016 Cumberland River Compact to Donate Thousands of Dog Waste Bags to Metro

06/19/2015 Dam Removal Protects Nashville Endangered Species

06/06/2015 Waterfest Makes a Splash as Backup to Fishing Rodeo

10/22/2014 Richland Creek dams to be removed to improve water quality

10/21/2014 Outdated Dam on Richland Creek Set for Removal

07/09/2014 Nashville Aims for Cleaner Streams

4/17/2014 – Houghton Named Executive Director of the Cumberland River Compact

4/7/2014 – The Cumberland River Compact Launches “River Talks: An Educational Series at the Cumberland River Center” 

11/21/2013 – South Inglewood Park Rain Garden Design Competition

10/24/2013 – Cumberland River Compact’s 3rd Annual “Farm to Fork” Dinner Features Chef Deb Paquette, Celebrates Local Food & Drink

8/27/2013 – Cumberland River Compact Hosts Middle Tennessee Mayors’ Caucus to Discuss Regional Sustainability, Conservation Challenges

8/27/2013  – Cumberland River Center Adds Four New Corporate Founding Partners

12/19/2012 New education center on Nashville’s east riverbank to celebrate Cumberland River: Group eyes spring debut in Nashville

10/17/2012 Waterways need removal of last flood debris

4/20/2012 – Improving Mill Creek Water Quality: The Cumberland River Compact Leads Rain Garden Construction in Antioch

4/13/2012 – Brown’s Creek Canoe Clean-Up: Cumberland River Compact, Hands On Nashville, and Cummins, Inc. Joint Effort to Improve Nashville’s Water Quality

04/10/2012  Free Rain Gardens Offered To Help Clean Mill Creek

3/21/2012 – Catesa Farm Field Day Educates Agriculture Community on Sustainable Management Strategies for Strawberry Farmers

1/23/2012 – Former Deputy Commissioner Joins the Cumberland River Compact