Board Meeting Minutes

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Official record of the Central Platte Natural Resources District’s Board of Directors Meetings

JanuaryNew Officers & Directors on CPNRD Board
JanuaryVanMatre & Ostermeier Elected CPNRD Secretary and Treasurer
FebruaryBoard Selects Fire Contractor
MarchCPNRD Continues Funding for GeoCloud Project
AprilCPNRD Selects College Scholarship Recipients
MayFEMA Releases New Flood Maps in Central Platte NRD
for parts of Hall County & Northwest Grand Island
JuneGroundwater Levels Continue to Increase
July2021 Fiscal Budget Approved
AugustCPNRD's 2021 Budget Levy Down
SeptemberJEO Selected to Develop Elm/Turkey Creek Environmental Assessment
OctoberFloodplain Maps Explained
NovemberDrainage & Acreage Reserve Programs Approved
DecemberTwo Seats Open on CPNRD Board
JanuaryBohn Appointed to Sub-District 4
FebruaryFlood Control Project Contract Approved
MarchBoard Views Impacts of Flood Risk Reduction Projects
AprilBoard Approves College Scholarships
MayBoard Approves Plans for Public Hearings
JuneSpring Water Levels Increase Throughout CPNRD
JulyNRD Receives Izaak Walton League Awards for Groundwater Festival
August2020 Budget Levy Down
SeptemberBoard Supports Platte Valley Industrial Park Request
OctoberBuyout Options in Flood-Prone Areas
November58 Producers to Receive Cease & Desist Orders

Historic Groundwater Level Increases
JanuaryBoard Elects Secretary and Treasurer
FebruaryBoard Approves Drought Mitigation Contract
MarchCPNRD Buys 157 Acres for Groundwater Recharge
April25,800 Acres Treated for Phragmites in CPNRD
May180-Day Temporary Stay- Effective Immediately
JuneSpring Groundwater Levels Show Increase
JulyBudget Reduced by $4.5 Million
AugustLower Property Tax Request Set
SeptemberChanges Made to Groundwater Management Rules & Regs
OctoberNew Rules & Regs to Take Effect Nov. 1
November94 Producers to Receive Cease & Desist Orders
DecemberBendfeldt/Reynolds Board Chair & Vice-Chair