Mississippi River mayors seek a multi-state agreement to protect the river from water diversions to dry states
A group of community leaders along the Mississippi River has taken the first step toward developing a multi-state agreement to manage and protect water from diversions to dry southwestern states.
Mayors from communities along the river approved a resolution to develop a Mississippi River Compact that would include 10 states, the action taken during the annual meeting of the Mississippi River Cities and Towns Initiative in Bemidji. Colin Wellenkamp, the group’s executive director, said they hope a regional approach will provide better management of water resources and protect the river...
Ken Notes: Nice to see Mayor Reynolds in a leadership role here!
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