Reservoir Neighbor Communications
FINAL DRAFT RESERVOIR LAND STEWARDSHIP DESIGN STANDARDS
View a Landowner/Stewardship Program Update
The Land Stewardship Program protects reservoir shorelines while providing contiguous landowners with a means to access the city-owned land surrounding the drinking water reservoirs. Through August 23, 2019, we invite you to review the updated draft standards and provide comments and feedback.
Download a copy of the final draft Reservoir Land Stewardship Design Standards.
Download a copy of the Reservoir Stewardship Program Update FAQs for New and Current Program Participants.
View our Reservoir Neighborhood newsletter:
Reservoir Reflections Issue 9 Winter 2020
Reservoir Reflections Issue 8 Spring 2019
Reservoir Reflections Issue 7 Summer 2018
Reservoir Reflections Issue 6 Fall 2017
Reservoir Reflections Issue 5 Spring 2016
Reservoir Reflections Issue 4
Reservoir Reflections Issue 3
Reservoir Reflections Issue 2
Reservoir Reflections Issue 1
Other Communications and Links:
Stewardship Update: Letter to Residents July 2019
City of Columbus et al vs. State of Ohio 2/19/2019
Land Stewardship Fact & FAQs October 2018
Letter to O'Shaughnessy Reservoir Neighbors 4-10-17
Letter to Reservoir Adjacent Neighbors 9-21-15
Letter to Reservoir Adjacent Residents 7-17-15
Interim Land Stewardship Program Guidelines:
As the city strives to establish reservoir buffers consisting of mature trees and understory, consideration has been given to allow access paths & view corridors which do not compromise reservoir water quality nor greatly impact riparian habitat.
Review the Guidelines:
Invasive Plant Management
Land Stewardship Public Meeting
A public meeting was held on October 30, 2013, regarding the city’s Land Stewardship Agreement program for residents who live adjacent to the city’s three drinking water reservoirs.
View the presentation
View the Invitation to Residents
View the Meeting Summary
Contact us: [email protected]