News & Events

February 23, 2022

MCD preventing floods twice in a week

For the second time in seven days, MCD’s flood control system is preventing floods in cities along the Great Miami River. . . (read more)


February 10, 2022

January’s precipitation lower

January brought an average of 2.14 inches of precipitation to the Great Miami River Watershed . . . (read more)


February 8, 2022

The Year 2021: Redefining “Normal”

At MCD, we track water movement into and out of the Great Miami River Watershed over long periods of time, spanning decades. . . . (read more)


February 7, 2022

MCD’s Board of Directors to meet

The Board of Directors of The Miami Conservancy District and its Subdistricts will hold a special meeting on February 10, 2022 . . . (read more)


January 27, 2022

Greene County Test Your Well & Soil March 8

Greene County well owners — and other county residents interested in their soil health — can register today for the March 8 Test Your Well & Soil event. . . (read more)


January 24, 2022

This year marks 100 years of flood protection by MCD

While there is a persistent fear of flooding in cities around the world, people and businesses along the Great Miami River go confidently about their lives hardly giving flooding a thought. . . (read more)


January 21, 2022

Rainy month closed a rainy 2021

December delivered an average of 4.68 inches of precipitation to the Great Miami River Watershed ― 1.57 inches above the monthly average . . . (read more)


January 3, 2022

No holiday for MCD dams and levees

MCD’s flood control system of dams, levees, and preserved floodplain is working as designed, preventing floodwaters from affecting numerous city riverfronts along the Great Miami River. All five of MCD’s dams held back flood water, beginning Saturday, January 1. . . (read more)


December 10, 2021

November drier than average

November delivered an average of 1.71 inches of precipitation ― 1.41 inches below the monthly average . . . (read more)


December 10, 2021

Board of Directors to meet December 15

The Board of Directors of The Miami Conservancy District and its Subdistricts will hold a special meeting on December 15, 2021, at 9:30 a.m. . . . (read more)


December 8, 2021

Board of Directors to meet December 16

The Board of Directors of The Miami Conservancy District and its Subdistricts will hold its regular meeting on December 16, 2021 . . . (read more)


December 6, 2021

PFAS in Major Rivers of the Great Miami River Watershed

Recent river water sampling by the Miami Conservancy District (MCD) shows some Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) compounds appear to be present in the major rivers that make up the Great Miami River Watershed. These results provide further evidence that PFAS compounds are a growing challenge to our region…(read more)



November 8, 2021

Board of Directors to meet November 11

The Board of Directors of The Miami Conservancy District and its Subdistricts will hold a special meeting on November 11, 2021, at 9:30 a.m. . . . (read more)


November 3, 2021

Board of Appraisers to meet November 11

The Board of Appraisers of The Miami Conservancy District and its Subdistricts will meet on November 11, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. . . . (read more)