NEVADA - Douglas County Update - Community Open Houses Scheduled

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November 30, 2011 3:58 PM

As promised, here is the update on the "Community Open House" schedule for the Douglas County Conservation Bill we blasted yesterday. A series of five open houses are planned in December to provide information and collect public comment on the proposed Conservation Bill. (See schedule below) Chris Dickerson from Sierra 4x4 Trailers sends us news that several local OHV users have done yeoman's work participating in the process. As a result, the bill will not affect Rickey Canyon Road or Red Canyon Road, two important and popular recreational routes. As always,

As promised, here is the update on the "Community Open House" schedule for the Douglas County Conservation Bill we blasted yesterday. A series of five open houses are planned in December to provide information and collect public comment on the proposed Conservation Bill. (See schedule below)

Chris Dickerson from Sierra 4x4 Trailers sends us news that several local OHV users have done yeoman's work participating in the process. As a result, the bill will not affect Rickey Canyon Road or Red Canyon Road, two important and popular recreational routes.

As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please contact BRC.

Thanks in advance for your support,
Brian Hawthorne
Public Lands Policy Director
BlueRibbon Coalition
208-237-1008 ext 102
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Douglas County Community Open Houses Schedule:

Minden
Date: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 5
Location: Emergency Operations Center, 1694 County Road, Minden

North Douglas County
Date: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 6
Location: North Sunridge Fire Station, 3620 N. Sunridge Drive, Carson City

South Douglas County - Topaz Area
Date: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 7
Location: Topaz Ranch Estates Community Center, 4001 Carter Way, Wellington

Lake Tahoe
Date: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 12
Location: Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Hwy 50, Stateline

Genoa
Date: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 14
Location: Genoa Town Hall, 2287 Main St., Genoa

 

 


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