The proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir would stretch from Yorktown to Anderson. The project has yet to be approved, but storylines have been plentiful.

The Madison County Board of Health took no official stance Wednesday on the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir but expressed concerns about the potential impact on wells and septic systems.

A Delaware County commissioner has proposed putting the fate of the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir to a referendum, but it’s a task that will have hurdles to clear.

The former director of engineering for the Indiana Department of Natural Resources said the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir project doesn’t make sense.

A consumer advocacy group has joined the fight to prevent the construction of the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir in Madison and Delaware counties.

The Indiana Archaeology Council is opposed to the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir citing possible damage to historic sites within Mounds State Park.

Most of the spectators at Wednesday night's panel discussion about the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir were there to reinforce their opposition to the project.

Opponents of the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir will host a second panel discussion to outline their concerns on the potential impact of the lake to the White River.

Big changes could soon be coming to Daleville as the town council discusses a possible revitalization process for the downtown district.

Discussions surrounding a reservoir covering more than 2,000 acres across two counties have generated both speculation and rumors, especially about businesses located in the path of the project area, including Mounds Mall.

Daleville’s town council will host a public meeting at 6 p.m. today at Daleville High School to unveil and discuss its downtown revitalization study.

U.S. Sen. Dan Coats said proponents of the Mounds Lake Reservoir should not count on federal dollars to fund the $450 million project.

ANDERSON – Of the approximately 400 people who visited the “Imagine Mounds Lake” display at the Mounds Mall on Tuesday, the vast majority were…

If the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir becomes a reality by 2021, local taxing units could lose an estimated $1.9 million in revenues.

Representatives from the Hoosier Environmental Council (HEC), Heart of the River and the Robert Cooper Audubon Society unveiled plans Monday to create a system of trails along the White River from Anderson to Muncie.

ANDERSON — The search for a possible site for a dam for the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir has been narrowed down to two locations in the Iron…

ANDERSON – Two federal agencies have raised concerns about the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir project including the skipping of an important s…

ANDERSON — Parts of the Phase II feasibility study for the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir should begin to be released within the next few week…

ANDERSON — With a presentation labeled “Anderson Strong,” the city’s economic development director presented ambitious goals for the next decade.

Laughter rang out across the White River as dozens of people, including several small children wearing bright orange life vests, gathered near…

CHESTERFIELD – Opponents of the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir are hosting a panel discussion today that will focus on several concerns they h…

ANDERSON — Supporters of the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir are considering options to produce hydroelectric power from a potential dam site i…

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INDIANAPOLIS  — Opponents of a proposed reservoir in central Indiana hope to use this weekend's Earth Day festivals to spread the word about …

ANDERSON — In an effort to get a pulse on how local residents are reacting to the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir, the Corporation for Economic…

ANDERSON — The Heart of the River coalition, which is opposed to the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir, will host a panel discussion focusing on …

ANDERSON — Several groups opposed to the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir have scheduled two panel discussions to make their concerns known to t…

Decisions on whether plans for the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir move forward will have to be made in the near future.

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A critical phase of funding for the Mounds Lake Reservoir project will come through the state of Indiana for $600,000.

A rainy morning did not keep about 50 environmentalists from kayaking and canoeing Saturday in protest of the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir.

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Delaware County residents will have a chance to hear Mounds Lake Reservoir proponents discuss the plan at Daleville High School tonight.

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Madison County Corporation for Economic Development Director Rob Sparks, in an exclusive interview Thursday with The Herald Bulletin, released…

According to Madison County Corporation for Economic Development Director Rob Sparks, the following local individuals and businesses provided …

Madison County Corporation for Economic Development Director Rob Sparks, in an exclusive interview Thursday with The Herald Bulletin, released…

While multiple business owners have expressed displeasure at the idea of going under water, both literally and figuratively, others in Madison…

A map of the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir, which would stretch seven miles from Anderson into Delaware County.

A hiker walks along White River on Trail 5 at Mounds State Park. The construction of the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir would flood this part …

U.S. Sen. Dan Coats, R-Ind., said proponents of the Mounds Lake Reservoir should not count on federal dollars to fund the $450 million project…

Diana Schlabach and Bob Miller look for their property near Mounds State Park on a detailed map of the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir through …

Fallen maple leaves gently float down steam as the rocky bed shows through the clear waters of White River in the Daleville area Monday aftern…

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Hydrogeologist Tony Fleming gives a presentation to the audience Monday evening at the Panel Discussion of Concern on the Mounds Lake Reservoi…

John P. Cleary | The Herald Bulletin PANELISTS DISCUSSING the Mounds Lake Project on Monday evening were, left to right, Donald Boggs, moderat…

A sign along Trail 2 in Mounds State Park signals the start of the Mounds Fen State Nature Preserve, which the Robert Cooper Audubon society s…

Participants in the Heart of the River citizen coalition's Paddle Protest prepare to launch their canoes for a trip along the White River to p…

John P. Cleary | The Herald Bulletin A LARGE CROWD was in attendance for the Panel Discussion of Concern concerning the proposed Mounds Lake R…

John P. Cleary | The Herald Bulletin TONY FLEMING, a licensed professional geologist, gives his presentation on groundwater during the Panel D…

The endangered Indiana bat is thought to live in the area that would be flooded by the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir.

Cindy Spears, of Yorktown, helps Vearl Beckham, of Anderson, get his bearings as she points out some Delaware County landmarks on the Mounds L…

Mounds State Park property manager Ted Tapp and assistant manager Dustin Clark walk along a section of the parks trail 5 that would possibly b…

Shots around the Mounds Mall and Scatterfield Road area where proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir might effect area. This view is looking southwest…

Texas Roadhouse, right foreground, and the Mounds Mall, background, released statements Friday regarding the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir.

An angler fishes the lake at Shadyside on Friday. The proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir would be stocked with popular game fish species including…

Chad Pigg, center, president and CEO of SESCO group, talks about the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir following the conclusion of a public meeti…

Kayakers depart from Edgewater Park during a White River Watchers River Celebration in 2012. Mounds Lake Reservoir proponents vow to make sure…

The Rustic Manor Mobile Home Park would be displaced if the Mounds Lake Reservoir proposed for Madison and Delaware Counties is built.

The East Side House of Prayer in the Irondale neighborhood would be displaced if the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir is built.

Camilla Kidwell grew up in the Irondale neighborhood and now lives in the childhood home of her grade school sweetheart who she was married to…

A large crowd listened intently to the panelists as they discussed the issues around the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir Tuesday evening at Dal…

Texas Roadhouse has secured a property on 60th Street for possible relocation.