Environmental message

drain stencil presentation

Sam Odrowski

Grade 8 Fort High students Monika Ruppenstein, left, Healey Jansen, Jenna Bailey (speaking), and Yasmeen Elkheir gave a presentation on the third-annual stencil drain program during yesterday evening’s town council meeting. The students sought council’s approval to again take part in the project, which raises awareness around the possible pollution going into storm drains that gets dumped into Rainy River. The class plans to stencil “no dumping” onto about 60 storm drains throughout the town on May 29.