Lewisites supported grass roots planning efforts, assisting an ad hoc group of citizens/ leverage their commitment from the U.S., EPA, and Doe Run.
They were able to reenergize their home town and win federal grant
monies for a local trail system
|Community efforts included cleanups on the Mississippi Riverfront, assisted by the local MO CleanStream group.|
Lewisites has also created
a thorough GIS of the community that has been a resource to Doe Run,
the EPA, and the community.
|Mississippi River Cleanup- even 7 yr. old Regina Doty helped.|