Chester Dams Presentation

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Nathan L. Jacobson & Associates, Inc. participated in a panel of experts to discuss “Chester Dams: Treasures or Trouble” presented by the Chester Conservation Commission, Chester Land Trust, Chester Historical Society and open to the public to attend. Panel members discussed dam historical importance, dam inspection and repair, owner responsibility, natural resource concerns, emergency management, funding sources, and restoring or removing dams. In addition to the firm’s founder, Nathan L. Jacobson, P.E. and current Vice President J. Howard Pfrommer, P.E., the panel also included representatives of the Chester Emergency Management Department, a local dam owner, a retired CTDEEP Fisheries Biologist, and a representative of the State of Connecticut Historic Preservation Office.