Notice of Hearing on Proposed Orders to Designate the Newark and Long Valley Hydrographic Basins
The State Engineer will hold a public hearing on proposed orders to designate the Newark Valley Hydrographic Basin (154) and Long Valley Hydrographic Basin (175). The public hearing will be held to provide notice and to take testimony on the proposed orders. The hearing is open to the public and will convene at:
10:30 A.M., WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2020
If Emergency Directive 006 is extended past July 31, 2020, there will be no physical location for this hearing and the hearing will be held through video and teleconference. Information to join the video and teleconference will be posted on the Division website, no less than three business days before the hearing is to be held.
If Emergency Directive 006 expires on July 31, 2020, the hearing will be scheduled for a later date at a suitable location within White Pine County, the county where the majority of the basins lie. A notice will be posted on the Division website, no less than three business days before the hearing is to be held, scheduling the hearing date and location.
Oral testimony will be accepted during the hearing. Written testimony will be accepted until Wednesday, August 26, 2020 and may be mailed to the Nevada Division of Water Resources at the above address.
The public is encouraged to read the proposed orders. The proposed orders may be obtained from the Division website at http://water.nv.gov, by contacting the Nevada Division of Water Resources in writing at 901 S. Stewart Street, Suite 2002, Carson City, Nevada, 89701, or by calling (775) 684-2800. A reasonable fee for copying may be charged for items printed and mailed from the Division.
This Notice of Hearing on Proposed Orders has been sent to the county commissioners and all persons on the agency’s mailing list for hearings and posted at the following locations:
Nevada Division of Water Resources
Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
A Public Notice of Hearing will be published in the legal section of newspapers of general circulation in White Pine, Eureka, and Elko Counties, once per week for the weeks of July 13, 2020 and July 20, 2020.
The Nevada Division of Water Resources is pleased to make reasonable accommodations for members of the public who are disabled and wish to participate in the hearing. If special arrangements for the hearing are necessary, please call (775) 684-2800.