Withdrawal from water district sent to voters in Hutch. Co.

October 29, 2010 at 3:06 am in The Daily Republic

OLIVET Hutchinson County voters will decide Tuesday whether the county should withdraw from the James River Water Development District.
Two county residents say they believe the water district’s mission has changed from developing irrigation. When that failed, the emphasis shifted to alleviating the impact of flooding on landowners in the basin an effort that Elmer Bietz, of Tripp, calls a hopeless dream. Continue Reading