Archive | October, 2014

County Supervisors Extend the Moratorium!

On September 29th the Board of Supervisors voted to extend the current moratorium on frac sand mining permits to October 2015.  This extension of the moratorium will allow the Iowa Initiative on Sustainable Communities enough time to complete public health and economic studies on frac sand mining that will be invaluable to the county while […]

WCP is now a 501c3 Non-Profit

In September of this year the Winneshiek County Protectors was granted 501c3 status by the IRS.  Ultimately, this means that all personal donations to the Protectors are now tax deductible and we can also apply for grants.  Now, if you donate to the WCP you will not only be helping conserve the precious and unique […]