August 29, 2018 – Celebrate the start of construction of the new South Wasco County Library and Civic Center in Maupin. The groundbreaking ceremony will take place on September 8, 2018 at 1 pm at Kaiser Park, Deschutes Avenue, Maupin, Oregon.
– Oregon Water Resources Department (OWRD) published its Technical Review Team’s recommendations for funding and is inviting public comment on the funding recommendations.
View the Recommendations.
Projects in the MCEDD region which received a technical review team recommendation for funding include:
$1.6M for Dee Flat Water Conservation Project
$1M The Dalles Municipal Watershed Dog River Pipeline Replacement Project
In the MCEDD region, one project was just below the recommended funding line by the review team:
Mosier Deep Water Supply Well (request of $671,724)
OWRD invites written public comment on the Technical Review Team (TRT) application ranking and funding recommendation for the 2018 cycle of Water Project Grants and Loans. The deadline for comments is 5:00pm on September 21, 2018. Click here for more information. Written comments may be submitted to:
Grant Program Coordinator
725 Summer Street NE, Suite A
Salem, Oregon 97301
After reviewing public comments, the Department will present a funding recommendation for consideration and approval by the Water Resources Commission. The tentative date for the Commission to make its funding decision is
November 16-17, 2018.