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.