Lake Resident Shares Observations
Jack Strayer former Board member of the Devils Lake Water Improvement District went to the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) organizational meeting in Newport on 3/20/2012 and was good enough to provide us with a brief report.
According to Jack, the meeting was only mildly informative to the uninitiated. Jack reports that he did met some of the key players and got a sense for what they are up to. Follows is a brief explanation the important issues that will concern lake residents. Continue reading
TMDL Process Continues With Upcoming Meeting
DEQ recently invited 34 stakeholders representing approximately 30 organizations or interests to participate as members of the MidCoast Basin TMDL Local Stakeholder Advisory Committee (LSAC) that will be convened next week. The DEQ received a number of responses and are still waiting to hear from some of the invitees.
The LSAC Kick-off meeting is scheduled for the following date and location:
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Embarcadero Resort Hotel & Marina
You can download a draft agenda and the invitee list are available to download. There is space in the meeting venue to accommodate about 30 people in addition to the invited stakeholders and project team. If you would like to attend, and haven’t already responded, please RVSP to David Waltz the TMDL Basin Coordinator at the Oregon Dept. of Environmental Quality 541-687-7345