Central Arkansas Water schedules tour of Winrock Grass Farm

For Immediate Release:  June 24, 2011

For more information, contact:
Stephanie Hymel, Stewardship Coordinator
(501) 377.1331

LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will conduct a tour of the Winrock Grass Farm on Thursday, June 30, 2011 at 11:30 a.m.  The tour is in preparation for the development of a master land use plan for the grass farm.  Members of the CAW Board of Commissioners, as well as city and county elected officials, and members of the community will attend. 

CAW acquired the 915-acre sod farm for watershed protection for Lake Maumelle, the metropolitan area’s primary water source.  The event will begin with a brief orientation on the land use project, followed by lunch and a tour. 

For more information, contact Stephanie Hymel, Stewardship Coordinator for CAW, at (501) 377.1331.