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Buffers Help Keep Big Darby Clean

12:00AM
June
23, 2008

A new Franklin County initiative to maintain buffer zones along the creek and its tributaries aims to help keep the Big Darby healthy.

Franklin County Moves To Further Protect Big Darby Creek.

12:00AM
June
23, 2008

The Big Darby Creek is one of the cleanest aquatic ecosystems of its size in the Midwest. A new Franklin County initiative to maintain buffer zones along the creek and its tributaries aims to help the Big Darby stay environmentally healthy.

Columbus City Council set to vote on Big Darby agreement

12:00AM
July
27, 2006

The development plan for Big Darby Creek Watershed is finalized. Now it’s time for officials from the 10 involved jurisdictions to take the agreement to their local districts. Columbus City Council held public hearings on the Big Darby plan.

Big Darby Accord Closer to Implementation

12:00AM
May
16, 2006

Ten Franklin County jurisdictions working on what’s known as the Big Darby Accord received an update Tuesday afternoon on a draft development and environmental plan. The jurisdictions want to promote reasonable growth while protecting the Big Darby Creek watershed’s ecosystem.

Columbus Council Poised to Vote on Big Darby Issue

12:00AM
December
12, 2005

The Columbus City Council is scheduled to vote tonight whether to continue a controversial moratorium that limits the rights of some local landowners.

Envrionmental group says Big Darby endangered

12:00AM
April
14, 2004

A national environmental group has placed central Ohio’s Big Darby Creek 9th on its list of the country’s most endangered rivers. Washington D.C.-based American Rivers says suburban sprawl threatens the Big Darby.