News and Events

Last RCA meeting and brunch is on

Sunday, October 22nd at John & Claudia's
10:30 for coffee, etc.
11:00 Meeting

 

(Look at the bottom of this webpage for future meeting dates.)

 

07/23/2017 The updated RCA Constitution and By-Law are now posted HERE.

04/25/2016 Compare our constitution and by-laws from 1967 and the amended one this week, to see if we should accept the updated, amended document. Also, paragraph #7 (on page two) of the new amended document has been updated May 3, 2016. Click HERE.

10/18/2015 Winners of the 2015 Decorated Dock Competition are listed HERE.

 

09/07/2014 Lumberton Fall Festival and Paddle September 20th, 2014; click HERE.

08/24/2014 Our "Class" Picture taken by Katie, daughter of Paul and Judy Loane; Great Job! click HERE.

07/27/2014 First edition of the "Creek-Side News" from 1934, click HERE.

07/13/2014 The Three-Panel Collage presented at the 80th anniversary celebration of RCA; to see it, click HERE.

08/20/2013 Summary of the RCA Meeting from August 25, 2013 HERE.

08/20/2013 Summary of the RCA Meeting from July 28, 2013 HERE.

06/30/2013 Summary of the RCA Meeting from June 30, 2013 HERE.

06/30/2013 Summary of the RCA Meeting from May 26, 2013 HERE.

04/28/2013 Summary of the RCA Meeting from April 28, 2013 HERE.

04/29/2013 A BurlCo sponsored creek cleanup is coming up this weekend, May 4th, 2013. Click HERE for more information.

12/14/2010 Minutes from Oct. 20th's Mt. Holly Town Council meeting regarding the future of the dam are HERE

09/26/2010 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, September 26th, 2010 can be seen HERE

09/11/2010 Note from Kevin Tuno as to why the water level will change on Monday can be seen HERE

09/03/2010 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, August 29th, 2010 can be seen HERE

08/31/2010 The newest Mill Dam news and whether to remove or keep the dam. HERE

08/09/2010 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, July 25, 2010 can be seen HERE

08/02/2010   At the next Town Council Meeting of Mt. Holly; presentation on, once again, whether
to keep the dam and build the fish ladder. More about the specifics by clicking HERE.
(this meeting is scheduled for August 3rd, tomorrow night).

07/13/2010   Information on the meeting July 7th, 2010 between Burlington County Emergency Mgt. and the RCA can be seen HERE

06/27/2010 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, June 27, 2010 can be seen HERE

06/02/2010   Important meeting June 10th with Burlington County, Kevin Tuno concerning the running of the Mill Dam. More information can be seen HERE

05/23/2010 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, May 23, 2010 can be seen HERE

04/16/2010 Letter from Kathy Hoffman to the Rancocas Creek residents who had flood damage March 12th HERE

04/16/2010 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, April 11, 2010 can be seen HERE

11/01/2009 Pictures of the WINNING Docks of the Decorated Dock Competition for October 25, 2009 can be seen HERE

10/16/2009 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, October 11th, 2009 can be seen HERE

10/02/2009 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, September 27th, 2009 can be seen HERE.

09/03/2009 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, August 30th, 2009 can be seen HERE.

07/26/2009 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, July 26th, 2009 can be seen HERE.

07/12/2009 JUST IN!!!!! Pictures and Video of the 2009 Creek Cleanup can be seen HERE.

06/28/2009 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, June 28th, 2009 can be seen HERE.

06/03/2009 Date of the RCA Creek Cleanup for 2009 (our own) has been changed. It will now be held Sunday, July 12th instead of July 19th. For more information, click HERE.

04/26/2009 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, April 26th, 2009 can be seen HERE.

10/27/2008 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, October 12th, 2008 can be seen HERE.

10/20/2008 Winners of the Decorated Dock Competition for Fall, 2008 are now posted. Click HERE to see the winners!!!!!

10/19/2008 Pictures of the "Participants" of the Decorated Dock Competition for Fall, 2008 are NOW POSTED! Click HERE!

09/30/2008 Janet Fitipaldi saw an article in the Sept. 26th Burlington County Times entitled "FEMA OKs joint disaster plan for county, 31 towns" concerning major disasters/flooding. Click HERE to read the article.

09/28/2008 Information on the Fall Foliage Family Float at Smithville Park can be found HERE.

09/28/08 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, September 21st, 2008 can be seen HERE.

09/26/08 Click HERE to see RESPONSES to Don Maurer's statement concerning the pros and cons in keeping the Mill Dam in Mt. Holly. This will be an open dialogue that will keep updating as your comments come in via email (rancocas@gmail.com) and via the Yahoo email group (http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DwellersRancocasCreekMtHolly)

09/25/2008 Pictures from the Creek Cleanup of September, 2008 are posted HERE.

09/03/08 According to Mayor Thiessen, "The County has ordered the township to open three gates on the dam in anticipation of the storm arriving on Saturday. They expect as much as 5 inches of rainfall from the storm. So you may see a significant drop in water levels."

08/21/08 Don Maurer's statement about Flooding in Eastampton and the fact that getting rid of the dam will not stop the flooding of these properties. Click HERE to read his statement (and for those who live in Eastampton, this is very enlightening).

08/17/08 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, August 17th, 2008 can be seen HERE.

08/21/08 Interesting article in the Burlington County Times from August 12, 2008 entitled "Mt. Holly seeks grant to repair dam" HERE.

08/21/08 Important to keep fighting the fight to keep the Mill Dam in place! Read about this important information HERE.

08/21/08 Volunteers Needed! for the Cleanup of the North Branch of the Rancocas Creek. It's a cooperative effort between Burlington County Parks and the Rancocas Creek Association. Go HERE to see the details.

07/20/08 Mount Holly Township Manager Kathy Hoffman sent an email to RCA member Don Maurer concerning the state of the Mill Dam and its future. To see this email, go HERE.

07/20/08 Burlington County Parks Department did a great job of removing a tree from the Rancocas Creek that made kayaking and canoeing very tricky, when passing over it in our backyard. Folks would get "goosed" all the time (and some would capsize!). To see a little sideshow of it, go HERE. Oh, and if you want to see video of it, go HERE.

06/17/08 What's the view like of the Rancocas Creek from your house? Is the current water level making it look "less than beautiful"? If so, why not send me some pictures, and I'll post it here. You can view the new pictures HERE.... and, Email your pictures to: rancocascreek@hotmail.com

06/15/08 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, June 15th, 2008 can be seen HERE.

05/21/08 Interesting article in today’s Burlington County Times, Wednesday, May 21, 2008 concerning the fate of the dam. Click HERE. If this link doesn't work, you can click HERE to see a reprint of the article.

05/11/08 If you are concerned about the low level of water in the Creek and its effect on wildlife, recreation and property values, go HERE.

04/24/08 Rancocas Creek water level is the lowest I've ever seen! Details of my phone call to Burl Co. Emerg. Mgt. can be seen HERE.

02/02/08 Finally! Minutes from the RCA meeting on Sunday, October 28th, 2007 can be seen HERE.

10/25/07 Pictures from the Fall Float Dock Decoration & Smithville Mansion Luncheon of October, 2007 can be seen HERE.

10/14/07 Fall Float Dock Decoration 2007 summary can be seen HERE.

08/11/07 Rancocas Creek Clean-Up in August, 2007 summary can be seen HERE.

06/24/07 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, June 24th, 2007 can be seen HERE.

06/14/07 Letter from Craig Katz to Kevin Tuno, Burlington County Emergency Management Coordinator, can be seen HERE.

05/15/07 Meeting Cancellation Announcement along with other important "flood" news can be seen HERE.

05/03/07 Letter to Mt. Holly Township from Craig Katz concerning the mismanagement of the dam during this past flood HERE.

04/29/07 Minutes from the Rancocas Creek Association meeting on Sunday, April 29th, 2007 can be seen HERE.

04/29/07 Newspaper articles in the Courier-Post and Burlington County Times concerning the flood of April, 2007,
as presented by Wayne Milligan to the RCA meeting of 4/29/07 can be seen HERE.

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October 22 -- John and Claudia McNamara (Please note the change: moved from the 15th) Last meeting of 2017