Standing Committee meets Thursday

Inyo/LA Standing Committee meeting Thursday

The Inyo County/Los Angeles Standing Committee meets Thursday, June 4th in the Board of Supervisors Room, Independence.  Thursday’s agenda includes a runoff and operations update looking at “Water availability for Owens Valley and Los Angeles”.  There are two action items before the Standing Committee, the first looking to approve a program for reasonable reductions in irrigation water supply for Los Angeles owned lands in the Owens Valley, for recreation and wildlife projects, for projects implemented as part of the Inyo/Los Angeles Long Term Water Agreement, projects associated with the 1997 memorandum of Understanding, and for enhancement/mitigation projects.

The second action item is asking the Standing Committee to consider the approval of reductions in water supplied to the McNally Ponds and Pasture Enhancement/Mitigation Project.

Time will also be set aside for public comments.  The Thursday Inyo/Los Angeles standing committee meeting will begin at 11am in the Board of Supervisors Room, County administrative center, 224 North Edwards Street, Independence.

cover photo by Gary Young

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