Thursday, April 10, 2014

Public Meeting Concerning the Propoosed Determination Within the Orem Subdivision

The Utah Division of Water Rights has set a public meeting to discuss the proposed determination of water rights within the Orem Subdivision of the Provo River Division in the Utah Lake / Jordan River Drainage (Area No. 55, Book 3). The following information is from the public meeting notice:

What: Public Meeting
Who: Water Users within the Orem Area (i.e., City of Orem, Town of Vineyard, portions of Provo City located north or west of the Provo River, and the southern portion of Lindon City)
When: May 13, 2014, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: Central Utah Water Conservancy District, 355 West University Parkway, Orem, UT 84058
Purpose: In accordance with Chapter 73-4, Utah Code Annotated, and the Third Judicial District Court (Civil No. 360057298), the State Engineer is authorized and ordered to conduct a general determination of the rights to the use of all water, both surface and underground, within the drainage area of the Orem Subdivision, Provo River Division, of the Utah Lake and Jordan River Area in Utah County.
Efforts are currently underway and over the past few months, representatives of the Division of Water Rights have worked in the Orem Area to survey existing water use, contact water users, and review the water rights of record. In light of this work, the public is invited to a Public Meeting. Representatives from the Division of Water Rights will be available during this time to discuss the adjudication process, review water rights within the area, and answer questions.
If individuals cannot attend, but have questions regarding the adjudication process or water rights within the Orem Area; please contact Blake Bingham at (801) 538-7345.

1. Introduction Blake Bingham, P.E. - Adjudication Program Manager
2. Adjudication Process Presentation
3. Public Comments & Questions

For more information on the meeting, click here.

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