Get Involved

Check out the calendar to see when the next meeting or event is scheduled

Take Action

  1. Become involved and aware
    • Join discussions on email distribution list for Protect Caswell. To join the list, see mailing list under Join.
    • Participate in protests, letter writing campaigns, and calls for action.
    • Learn the impacts and keep up to date. For information on the proposed projects, see
    • Support the Anderson Community Environmental (ACE) Justice Group. Go to for more information.
    • Support the Prospect Hill community. Go to for more information.
  1. Become a member of the Protect Caswell Chapter of the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League (BREDL) and attend scheduled meetings by Zoom. For membership, go to and follow the instructions. Or you can download the membership form (click HERE) and mail in. Please be sure to include “Protect Caswell” as the chapter name.
  1. DONATE to the Protect Caswell Chapter of the BREDL. Donations will help pay for legal advice, road signs, and marketing. Click on the DONATE button at the top of the page or mail your donation [made payable to Protect Caswell] to:

Protect Caswell
PO Box 32
Prospect Hill, NC 27314

  1. Write to your local government representatives.
    • Demand the County Commissioners meet their obligation to enact an ordinance or ordinances to protect citizens from polluting industries.
  1. Write letters to the editors of local newspapers
  1. Sign the “Stop Caswell County Asphalt Plants and Quarry!” and “Environmental Justice in NORTH CAROLINA” petitions.
  1. Put up signs
    • No Quarry
    • No Asphalt Plant
  1. Attend meetings and submit written public comments
    • County commissioners
      • 1st Monday at 9am and 3rd Monday at 6:30pm of each month at the Historic Courthouse in Yanceyville and by Zoom during the COVID-19 pandemic. Speak out at the meeting or submit your written comments to the Clerk of the Board Ms. Carla Smith at least 2 hours before the meeting.
    • Planning Board
      • Meets 4th Tuesday of each month at 1:00 p.m. by Zoom during the COVID-19 pandemic. Submit your written comments to the County Planner Mr. Matthew Hoagland by 9:00AM the day of the meeting.
    • Community meetings
      • Held occasionally at the Anderson Ruritan and the American Legion Post buildings
      • Next meeting (See calendar of events)
  1. Write to your representatives
  1. Expand awareness within the community
    • Post to social media
      • Facebook (posts and shares)
      • Twitter
      • Instagram
      • Webpages
      • Blogs
    • E-mails, phone calls, face-to-face discussions
      • Family
      • Friends
      • Colleagues
      • Neighbors
    • Subscribe and participate in the Protect Caswell group mailing list (Join)


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