Thursday, February 16, 2017

Public Meeting Concerning the General Adjudication in City Creek Area

The Utah Division of Water Rights has set a public meeting to discuss the general adjudication of water rights in the City Creek area in Salt Lake County East Division of the Utah Lake / Jordan River Drainage (Area 57, Book 9). The City Creek area generally includes the City Creek drainage in the mountains east of Salt Lake City and a portion of Salt Lake City from 700 East on the east to 300 West on the west, and from 900 South on the south to the Salt Lake County / Davis County line on the north (see map below). The following information is from the public meeting notice:

What: Public Meeting
Who: Water Users within the City Creek area
When: March 15, 2017, 6:00 to 7:00 pm
Where: Department of Natural Resources, Room 1050, 1594 W. North Temple, Salt Lake City
Purpose: In accordance with Chapter 73-4, Utah Code Annotated, and the Third Judicial District Court (Civil No. 365729826), 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 City Creek Subdivision, Salt Lake County East Division, of the Utah Lake and Jordan River drainage in Salt Lake County. Efforts are currently underway and over the next few months, representatives of the Division of Water Rights will be working in the City Creek area to survey existing water rights and investigate water user's claims. 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 City Creek 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 and Questions

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