Past Meeting Minutes

November Regular Meeting 2014

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Summary: Accepted Audit, Compact Issues, N-CORPE interviews for the manager’s position, DNR Preliminary Basin Forecast for 2015, Closed ARP until further notice, signed contract for UBBNRD’s engineer, Discussion of hiring hydrologist.

October Regular Meeting 2014

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Summary: Approval of variance VAR1-FY2015, N-CORPE Status Report, meter program update, Frenchman Valley committee update, Interlocal agreement with UBBNRD on engineer for model, Monthly teleconferences with Brown & Caldwell, Variance changes, Hiring of a hydrologist.

October Variance Meeting 2014

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Summary: Variance VAR1-FY2015 testimony.

September Regular Meeting 2014

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Summary of Meeting: Discussion on the 14-15 Budget, Update on Medicine Creek Case, Discussions on compact issues with DNR & State of Kansas, State Fair results, Mentioning of Annual Conference this month, State Range Judging & State Land Judging events coming up, 1098-Basin Planning update, Frenchman Valley Committee tour, Brown & Caldwell Modeling firm update, water quality sampling had been completed, Hiring of the Curtis Field Office Secretary

September Budget Meeting 2014

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Summary of Meeting: Budget Testimony

August Regular Meeting 2014

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Summary of the Meeting: Update on Medicine Creek Case, Koetter Response, Approved Budget for Publication, Watershed Assessments, Contract Agreement with NRCS to pay Ben Hardin & Robb Overton, Annual Conference Voting Delegate, N-CORPE Status Update, Creation of Sub-Committee for Frenchman Valley Project, Hired Brown & Caldwell for modeling project, Applications being received for field secretary office in Curtis

July Regular Meeting 2014

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Summary of the meeting: Draft budget, N-CORPE report, Notice of Non-Compliance for Dave Koetter, Creation of Sub-Committees, Watershed Rehabilitation, Doris Burke starting work at the MRNRD, Purchase of new copier & scanning system.

July Adjudicatory Hearing Meeting 2014

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Summary: The purpose of this hearing is to receive evidence and testimony concerning the denial of a request for a variance from the District’s Ground Water Management Area, Rules and Regulations. Specifically a request from Medicine Creek LLC to drill a new well, denied by the Board of Directors at our April 8, 2014 regular board meeting.

June Regular Meeting 2014

Monday, June 9, 2014

Summary of the meeting: Draft budget, water purchased from Frenchman Valley/H&RW delivery, Basin Wide Planning with LB1098, N-CORPE status, Gothenburg Livestock ARP contract, Dunbar Peterson bid accepted, personnel changes.

Regular May Meeting 2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Summary of the meeting: Basin tour, Accepting bids for new computers and server, N-CORPE status, USGS water model, discussion held on pooling changes, starting of the focus group meetings, suggested changes to the personnel policy.