Three Public Hearings Scheduled at the Upper Big Blue NRD

The Upper Big Blue NRD Board of Directors have scheduled three upcoming Public Hearings. The first two Public Hearings are the FY2017 Budget and the District Rule 8: Erosion & Sediment Control revisions scheduled for Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. A Special Public Hearing for the FY2017 Tax Request is scheduled
Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

All three of these Public Hearings will be conducted at the Upper Big Blue Natural Resources District office building located at 319 East 25th Street, York, Nebraska. The proposed budget and tax request for FY2017 continues to include safety measures for protecting District citizens and enhancing the delivery of quality services. The Rule 8 revisions are reformatted to remain consistent with changes in statute passed by the Nebraska Legislature. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend these Public Hearings.

The Upper Big Blue Natural Resources District (NRD) protects lives, property and the future of this area through a wide-range of stewardship, management and educational programs—from flood control to groundwater monitoring, from irrigation management to outdoor recreation and more. Activities and projects of the Upper Big Blue NRD are reviewed and approved by a locally elected Board of Directors. The Upper Big Blue NRD is one of 23 Natural
Resources Districts across the state. For more information, visit www.upperbigblue.org or call (402) 362-6601.