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Opinion: New leadership needed on water issues

Submitted by Daniel Pritchett At the 2/9/17 Technical Group meeting Inyo County Water Department director Bob Harrington voted to approve DWP’s pre-construction plan for new wells on the Bishop cone (and was roundly booed for his efforts). Afterwards, he was quoted as saying, “There seems to be a misconception that the county is in favor […]

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More open meeting complaints for Inyo

While Inyo County takes its own citizens to court over an openness of government issue, members of the Big Pine Tribe have their own deep concerns about exclusion of the public from the government process related to water issues. Gary Bacock, Big Pine Tribal Administrator, sent Inyo County another letter that lays out what the […]

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