Reclamation to Host Public Meeting on North Platte Water Operations

Media Contact: Mahonri Williams, (307) 261-5624

For Release: April 02, 2013

MILLS, Wyo. -- The Bureau of Reclamation has scheduled a North Platte River Water Information Meeting in Scottsbluff, Neb.

The meeting will be held at 10 a.m., on Thursday, April 11, at the Scottsbluff Panhandle Station Auditorium, Scottsbluff, Neb. The meeting is being held to apprise water users and other interested parties of the reservoir storage and current water supply conditions. Information regarding snowmelt runoff and expected reservoir operations for water year 2013 will be presented.

For additional information contact Mahonri Williams at (307) 261-5624 or

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