Testing Civic Governance as a New Approach to Policy Making

Testing Civic Governance as a New Approach to Policy Making By Jeff Forester Both problems and solutions to water issues are complex. Lakes and rivers are highly complex systems, and they have significant cultural and societal components. Science, funding and regulation alone cannot protect our aquatic ecosystems. No single federal or state agency can protect …

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Northern Water Alliance Update

Northern Water Alliance Update on 2018 Citizens’ Petition for Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) in the Pineland Sands Area – Dec 12, 2018 By Mike Tauber, Northern Water Alliance As most probably know, last spring the DNR accepted the Citizens’ Petition and in early August declared intent to perform an Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) that would …

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Minutes for August 2018 South Lake Lida Informational Meeting

Minutes for South Lake Lida Informational Meeting Tuesday, August 27, 2018 Lida Greens Golf Course Tim James, MN Pollution control agency, Detroit Lakes, facilitated the meeting. MN Pollution Control Agency has 5 regional offices around the state. Bob Green contacted their office when the algae bloom started- late July, early August. In addition, calls to …

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2018 Survey Reports

North Lida Draft Lake Survey Report South Lida Draft Lake Survey Report Lida North Graph 2018 Lida South Graph 2018

Minutes from the Lake Lida Property Owners Association 2018 Annual Meeting

Friday, July 13, 2018 President Dave called the meeting to order. Referred to the handouts. About 85 were in attendance. Minutes from last year’s annual meeting was approved. Diane Reff gave the treasurer’s report. Total in the checking account is $32,401.85. Total expenses were $20,030.95 and income was $15,695.28. Zack Hermann was voted in as …

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