Arkansas Water Plan Public Meeting in Mountain View

The Arkansas Water Plan (AWP) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, February 19, at the Stone County Fairgrounds, 210 Warren Street, Mountain View, Arkansas. Workshops will be from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and the public meeting from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The AWP is a comprehensive plan for conservation, development and protection of Arkansas’ water resources. This includes assessing water availability and water usage with recommendations to meet current and future needs for the health, environmental and economic benefit of the State. Recommendations will be compiled into a draft Arkansas Water Plan Executive Summary by June 2014. For more information visit www.arwaterplan.arkansas.gov If you want to participate in the workshops, contact Edward Swaim at edward.swaim@arkansas.gov or call (501) 682-3979.