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Let’s do Joyful walk along Asagiriko Reservoir in late autumn! -An opportunity for social interaction between people of upstream community and downstream community-

November 24, 2016

     Toyogawa Canal Management and Construction Office of Japan Water Agency (=JWA) is going to hold the event called 7th Ohshima Dam Walk. This event is designed to let people of the upstream and the downstream of the dam enjoy walking along the reservoir and also understand the purpose of Ohshima Dam and Toyogawa Canal thanks to the cooperation from related organizations. It is also a token of JWA’s appreciation to those who cooperated in the construction of Ohshima Dam, which is the water resource of Toyogawa Canal.      Performance of alphorns play and a chorus by Horai East Elementary School pupils of Shinshiro City are planned as well as the sale of local specialty products.

   (Outline of the event)

Name of the event: 7th Ohshima Dam Walk with full enjoyment of autumn

Date and time: 26th November, 2016 (Sat)

 

10:00 Walk starts  (canceled only in case of heavy rain)

 

11:30 Performance of Horai East Elementary School pupils

 

     Starting with greetings of Mayor of Shinshiro City and President of
     Toyogawa Comprehensive Canal Land Improvement District

Place: Ohshima Dam site

The event includes (in addition to the performance)

 

Food stands (Miso soup with pork and vegetables, rice cakes, etc.) and game stands

 

A dam tour (dam’s interior tour) is also planned.

*Reporters are expected to contact us by 25th of November

   

  

 

Location of Ohshima Dam

 
Photos of 2015 event


 

 

 

 

 

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