RRWCD to Hold QuarterlyBoard Meeting
TheBoard of Directors of the Republican River Water Conservation District (RRWCD) willhold their regular quarterly board meeting at Quintech, located in Yuma, Colorado,on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, starting at 10:00AM. Quintech is located at 529 N. Albany Street, in Yuma, Colorado.
The Board will review the February 15,2022 Quarterly Board meeting minutes, the minutes of the executive session ofthe Board meeting on February 15, 2022, the minutes of the special Board meetingon April 7, 2022, and the executive session of the special meeting on April 7,2022.
Reports to be given include Board President’sreport, general manager’s report, District financial report, pipeline operator’sreport and reports from Board committees and associated organizations. The public comment session will be held at1:00 PM.
The Board will receive reports from AssistantState Engineer Mike Sullivan and Republican River Team Lead Commissioner ChrisKucera. Receive update reports from theRRWCD’s engineer, conservation program specialist, state lobbyist and legalcounsels.
Kari Linker, local representative for SenatorHickenlooper, James Thompson, from Senator Bennet’s office and Darlene Carpio,representing Congressman Buck’s office will present reports from their respectiveoffices for the federal legislators.
Neil Hutton is scheduled to give apresentation to the RRWCD on a produced water proposal.
The Board will review and vote on annualsponsorship of Colorado Ag in the Classroom. The Board will discuss and vote on 2022 EQIP rates on formerly inactivewells. The Directors will also vote onsetting a minimal irrigation rate requirement from the RRWCD for new EQIPcontracts.
The Board will discuss creatinga draft “Guideline for Directors” for the RRWCD Board of Directors. They will also discuss and vote on a contractwith Stuart Dykstra as project manager of the South Fork Republican RestorationCoalition Bonny Dam project.
The RRWCD Board of Directors will hold anexecutive session to receive legal advice on legal questions and litigationconcerning water rights; to discuss and determine positions, developstrategies, and instruct negotiators concerning the purchase or lease of waterrights; determine positions and instruct negotiators concerning water supply acquisition,receive legal advice on legal questions related to such agreements, contractsand easements, discuss program applications; the Compact Compliance Pipeline,Bonny Reservoir and personnel matters.
For those wishing to participatevia Zoom, a link will be provided on the RRWCD website at www.repubicanriver.com
Forfurther information concerning the details of this meeting, please contact the RRWCDstaff at
970-332-3552or Deb Daniel, RRWCD General Manager at 970-630-3525.
Suzanna Baker is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: May Quarterly Board Meeting
Time: May 17, 2022 10:00 AM Mountain Time (US and Canada)
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