|RC&D seeks Rockdale volunteer to join council|
|Written by OCG News Staff|
CONYERS--The Upper Ocmulgee River Resource Conservation and Development Council (RC&D) is seeking a Rockdale County resident to serve as its newest member.
The RC&D, comprised of Gwinnett, Rockdale, Henry, Newton and Jasper counties, works with local governments, conservation districts, regional development centers and volunteers to develop an area plan that identifies and creates solutions for environmental conditions.
The council also provides agriculture workshops, workshops for property owners, farmers' market programs, and funding through grants for projects, including conservation and watershed projects.
Currently, the Council is working to fill a vacancy and is seeking a Rockdale resident who can provide recommendations of different grants or has experience seeking funding through grants, but everyone is encouraged to apply.