From the Yuma Pioneer (Tony Rayl):
The Republican River Water Conservation District Board of Directors will hold a special meeting in Yuma, Monday, May 18. Discussion will include the status of the compact compliance pipeline, approval of the augmentation plan and related accounting procedures for the pipeline by the Republican River Compact Administration. Also on the list are the South Fork accounting issues and the sub-basin nonimpairment requirement, as well as the possibility of changing the use of surface water purchased by the RRWCD Water Activity Enterprise to assist the state of Colorado with compact compliance. There also will be an executive session to develop a strategy for negotiations for the purchase, acquisition, or lease of water rights. The meeting will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Church of the Nazarene, 505 E. Beatty Ave. Public comment is scheduled for 1 p.m.