February 28 Board Meeting

Central Platte NRD Board Meeting February 28

(GRAND ISLAND, NE) – The Central Platte Natural Resources District’s board of directors will hold their monthly board meeting at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at 215 Kaufman Avenue in Grand Island, NE. Action items and updates on the agenda:

-Water Transfer  The Variance/Appeals Subcommittee will discuss a possible water transfer from the Lower Loup NRD to the Central Platte NRD in Custer County.

-Crane Viewing Deck  The Programs Committee will discuss grant funding and possible improvements to the NRD’s crane viewing decks.

-Mission Statement  The Programs Committee will review a draft mission statement for the NRD.

-Integrated Management Plans  Lyndon Vogt, general manager, will report on the Basin-Wide and CPNRD Integrated Management Plan timelines.

-Cost-Share  Applications through the Nebraska Soil and Water Conservation and the Central Platte NRD cost-share programs will be considered.

-Legislative Report  Report on bills relating to natural resources.

-Natural Resources Conservation Service  Joe Krolikowski, district liaison, will report to the board.

-Nebraska Association of Resources District  Jim Bendfeldt will report.

-Nebraska Natural Resources Commission  Mick Reynolds, Middle Platte Basin representative, will report.

-Executive Session  The board will hold an executive session to discuss legal matters.