Reclamation to host public meeting on North Platte water operations

Media Contact: Shane Hayden, (307) 261-5647,

For Release: March 28, 2019

MILLS, Wyoming -- The Bureau of Reclamation has scheduled a North Platte River Water Information Meeting in Torrington, Wyoming.

The meeting will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Thursday, April 11, in the Brand Room at the fairgrounds in Torrington. Please note the change in location and meeting start time.

The meeting is being held to inform 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 2019 will be presented.

For additional information contact Shane Hayden at (307) 261-5647 or

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