The Natural Resources Commission (NRC) has approved receiving public input on proposed changes to the rules (Title 261 of the Nebraska Administrative Code) for the Water Sustainability Fund. The proposed changes can be viewed on the NRC website at https://nrc.nebraska.gov/ under the News and Meetings tab.
Four public meetings will be held to discuss and receive feedback on the proposed changes. The closest meeting to the northern Panhandle will be:
Aug. 2, 9 a.m. at Hampton Inn, 301 W. Highway 26, Scottsbluff. All who are interested are welcome to attend. Contact Kent Zimmerman or LeRoy Sievers at the Nebraska Department of Natural Resources, 402-471-2363, with questions