Tag: Haw River Assembly

Balancing development and environmental preservation: Disney’s Asteria dilemma

Pittsboro, NC – Disney’s 1,500-acre Asteria community to be developed northeast of Pittsboro will include 4,000 single-family and multifamily homes. In an open letter, the Haw River Assembly is asking Disney and its partners, including the Chatham Park Investors, to…

VinFast: A green image stained by sediment pollution

By: Lisa Sorg Moncure, NC – While VinFast, the Vietnamese electric vehicle company, officially broke ground on their manufacturing plant in Chatham County last Friday, for the past seven months the company has been moving mounds of dirt around —…

Haw River clean-up a big success

Bynum, NC – On Saturday, March 20, the Haw River Assembly hosted the Haw River Clean Up A Thon. This is our 31st annual watershed wide effort to remove trash from along the river and its creeks. The event also…

Clean Jordan Lake plans two trash cleanups in March

Clean Jordan Lake

Pittsboro, NC – “Clean Jordan Lake is participating in Durham’s Creek Week this year in addition to offering our own Annual Spring cleanup as part of the Haw River Assembly’s Clean-Up-A-Thon,” said Fran DiGiano, president of Clean Jordan Lake. “Many…