Save Speedwell Lands More than $400,000 Grant for Lake Rehabilitation

Agency - State Department of Environmental Protection Growing Greener program

The Save Speedwell citizens group receives $432,509 state grant for the rehabilitation of the Speedwell Forge Lake. The funds will also be used to hire a contractor to remove sediment that has occupied in the upper portion of the lake.


The project is to make the Speedwell Forge Lake's upper end deeper and repair the drained lake to its running glory. The grant comes from the state Department of Environmental Protection's "Growing Greener" program.

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