(GRAND ISLAND, NE) Luke Zakrzewski, GIS image analyst, will report on the number of producers who have not submitted their Nitrogen Management forms that were due on March 31, 2019. Zakrzewski will request Cease and Desist orders be issued to those producers for being out of compliance with the NRD’s Groundwater Quality Management Program.
BOARD ACTION ITEMS
-Board Officer Nominating Committee- The Board will elect a three-member board officer nominating committee to make recommendations for secretary and treasurer. Board officers may serve two, two-year terms. Deb VanMatre, Gibbon, has served one full term and is eligible for re-election as secretary. Charles Maser, Grand Island, has served two full terms and is not eligible for re-election as treasurer.
-Audit Report- Jake Klabenes, Lutz Accounting, will present the 2018/2019 audit report.
-Long Range Implementation Plan Marcia Lee, information/education specialist, will request approval of the Long Range Implementation Plan for 2019-2024. An annual update of the Plan is required under the Nebraska Natural Resources District Act to summarize planned district activities and project finance, staff, and land right needs of the district for the next five years.
-Natural Resources Conservation Service Joe Krolikowski, district liaison, will report to the board.
-Managers Report Lyndon Vogt, general manager, will report to the board.
-Nebraska Association of Resources District Jim Bendfeldt will report.
-Nebraska Natural Resources Commission Mick Reynolds, Middle Platte Basin representative, will report.
-Cost-Share Applications through the Nebraska Soil and Water Conservation and the Central Platte NRD cost-share programs will be considered.
-December Meeting The December board of directors meeting will be moved to Thursday, December 19, 2019, to observe the Christmas holiday.