June Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Summary: Discussion of the proposed drafted budget, Insurance renewal approval, New Soil Conservationist is now at the Trenton office, received an additional $30,000 of EQIP funds and NRCS had made another request for $363,000 for funding, N-CORPE Status Report, reviewed some of the proposed changes to the Rules & Regulations, and Boyce gave another update of the Medicine Creek Model.

May Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Summary: Looking into ideas on a buyback program for carryover inches, possibility of building a phone app, N-CORPE Status Report, Boyce made a presentation of Medicine Creek Model, staff currently working on the rewriting process of the Rules and Regulations, and developed a cooperative agreement with UNL to install more monitoring wells in 8-35 of Hayes County.

April Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Summary: Water Sustainability Funding will be accepting more grants July 15 – July 31, Approved two $500 scholarships, 1098-Basin Planning had a meeting that only the stakeholders were allowed with DNR, N-CORPE Status Report, Chemigation program being rebuilt due to the fact we lost information, and Tree Planting Status update.

March Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Summary: Variance Request 10-2015, Variance Request 11-2015, New Trenton Secretary started work, RCPP Application had been approved for funding for all 4 NRD’s in the Republican River Basin, Motion to approve capped payment of $485 from our NRD with a ceiling cap of total payment of $1000 for both the Ogallala Initiative and the RCPP, National Envirothon in 2020, Russell & Johnson Attending NARD Washington D.C.

February Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Summary: NNRC is waiting for DNR to turn qualifying applications to them, D.C.

January Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Summary: Bob Meyer went over the audit and answered questions, Variance – Virginia Trail, Uerling resigned as NARD Rep, N-CORPE was about 1/3 done pumping for 2016, Discussion on purchasing water from Enders, FVID agreement done, Variance – Kuhlman’s, Reminder for incumbents to file by deadline, Approval of purchasing a new pickup, and authorization to look into real estate negotiations.


Job Opening: Field Office Secretary (Trenton)

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Secretary Wanted – The Middle Republican Natural Resources District is accepting applications for a field office secretary.  The person selected for this position will work in the Natural Resources Conservation Service field office in Trenton, Nebraska.  Applications/resumes will be accepted until 4 PM on January 29, 2016.  All applications are to be submitted to the MRNRD Office in Curtis at 220 Center Ave, P.O.

November IMP Meeting 2015

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Summary: The purpose of this public hearing is to receive testimony concerning the revisions of the Integrated Management Plan (IMP) for the MRNRD and the Department of Natural Resources.

November Regular Meeting 2015

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Summary: Accepted Audit, MRNRD qualified for Ogallala Aquifer Initiative funds of around $750,000.00, NRC funds and application, N-CORPE has started again, Signed a retainer agreement with Brown & Caldwell, tabled IMP discussion until December Meeting, approval of cost share report, and Russell signed the agreement with DNR to receive the 1 million dollars to be used toward compact compliance.

October Rules & Regulations Meeting 2015

Monday, November 16, 2015

Summary: Received testimony with regard to revisions to the Ground Water Management Area, Rules & Regulations for the Middle Republican NRD, these changes being proposed to Chapter 4 – General Provisions, Rule 4-9 Pooling.