Past Meeting Minutes

March 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Minutes: NNRC elected new officers for the committee, approved to do the 3 year payment to the National Envirothon for $4869.00 a year, N-CORPE Status report, approved to pay quarterly billing for N-CORPE, approved the new Red Willow Creek Basin Model, and denied the CMAT Modeling tool

February 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Minutes: Rippen will be the NARD Treasurer, Johnson making the rounds with the legislature, logo has been completed, USGS map has been finished, Russell will be testifying as a neutral state for LB218, N-CORPE status was reported and there is an option to purchase bonding insurance that will get a better rating, Approval of paying the NCORPE quarterly bill was denied,  NCORPE is considering hiring a third-party audit and a possible land trade, Lindstrom  is reviewing the final draft of the Rules and Regulations, both contr

January 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Summary: N-CORPE Status report, High Tech Irrigation Program getting kicked off, Tree Orders are now being accepted, Connie Elson was named the new Curtis Field Office Sec.

November Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Summary: Audit Review in detail, NNRC will start grading the grant applications, Johnson is prepping for the Farm & Ranch show & luncheon, Basin Planning got provided a lot of information from DNR that the stakeholders had been requesting, N-CORPE Status report, discussion held about advertising cost share on decommissioning old wells that aren’t being used and staff will look into possible programs available for something like that, Merrigan went over the details of a proposed farrowing operation in Hayes County a

December Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Summary: Interview for Curtis Field Sec.

December 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Summary: Interview for Curtis Field Sec.

October Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Summary: N-CORPE Status update, Action of Series 2013 Bonds for N-CORPE, Approval for the Resolution authorizing the issuance of Limited Obligation Occupation Tax Supported River Flow Enhancement Refunding Bonds in the maximum principal amount not to exceed $23,750,000 for the purpose of refunding some or all of the outstanding Series 2013 Limited Obligation Occupation Tax Supported River Flow Enhancement Refunding Bonds previously issued by the NRD to N-CORPE and lower the threshold of the proposed resolution to 4%, Appro

September Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Summary: Approval of budget to have mill levy at .031243 and occupation tax at $10.00, CREP renewal plans have been written, RCPP deadline of Nov.

August Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Summary: Approval to go to budget hearing, NRCS picked up another $135,000 of EQIP money and will fill 7 more contracts, N-ORPE status report, Bill Moore replacement well and the board tabled the matter indefinitely, Approval of the Brown & Caldwell contract to go and meet with DNR, payroll will now be completed by McChesney Martin Sagehorn, PC out of North Platte, and Motion to not join the other NRD’s for hiring a lobbyist.

July Regular Meeting 2016

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Summary: Additional Ogallala Aquifer Funding for EQIP contracts, Working on High Tech Irrigation Grant, 1098 basin planning is moving forward in a positive way, N-CORPE status report, Frenchman Valley credits we are chasing, approved the proposal for hiring TZA for the scope of work Russell requested, Approval of wage/salary increases for 2016-2017, and Merrigan went over the trade in price on Rich’s vehicle and the details he was looking at for a 2016 Chevy pickup and approval was granted.