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The Plains’ EV charging station now open 24/7

THE PLAINS, Ohio — The Rural Action electric vehicle charging station located at 8 N. Plains is now open for public use, 24/7!

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Learn about acid mine drainage and discuss the future of Rush Creek

New Lexington, Ohio — Join Rural Action Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 5:30-7 p.m. at The Pizza Place, 100 W. Broadway, New Lexington, for a ... Read More

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City celebrates public transportation and new electric bus

The Plains, Ohio — Rural Action is excited to unveil and celebrate Athens Public Transit’s Electric Vehicle Shuttle Bus. The event will be held on ... Read More

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The Donation Station Tuscarawas County

Donation Station Tuscarawas County officially wrapped up its first market season on Oct. 12. With the help of the community, we were able to raise ... Read More

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Rural Action announces fall watershed tour

Rural Action is excited to announce this year’s three-stop Fall Watershed Tour in Tuscarawas County on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Ohio receives funding for abandoned mine land reclamation

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) investments announced today are welcome news. The additional $46.4 million for reclamation and remediation of legacy pollution sites will help ... Read More

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Joe Brehm to take on new role as CPO

The Plains, Ohio – Rural Action is excited to announce that Joe Brehm will be stepping into the role of Chief Program Officer. Brehm has ... Read More

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Debbie Phillips to participate in Building a Better Ohio White House event

The Plains, Ohio – Debbie Phillips, CEO of Rural Action, will participate in Communities in Action: Building a Better Ohio, a roundtable discussion at the ... Read More

Learn About Beekeeping and More During Summer Workshops

The Plains, OH — Farmers, landowners, and community members can learn about everything from beekeeping to growing Asian vegetables this summer during upcoming workshops.

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National Service Expansion to Address Climate Crisis in Appalachian Ohio

The Plains, Ohio – Rural Action’s National Service program is growing. This program has been instrumental in restoring 74 miles of previously dead streams to ... Read More

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