In Lowndes County, Georgia, three meetings today and tomorrow affect water, including the Little and Withlacoochee Rivers, upstream from Florida:
- 5:30 PM Monday 2021-10-25: Continued funding for two river gauges at the Lowndes County Commission
- 5:30 PM Monday 2021-10-25: No agenda posted for Greater Lowndes Planning Commission
- 5:30 PM Tuesday 2021-10-26: No agenda posted for Public Hearing to Review and Transmit the 2021 Comprehensive Plan Update by Lowndes County Commission
That’s right: two of the meetings are at the same time today,
and two of the meetings have no agendas posted.
What we know so far is below.
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If there are especially interesting water developments, I will also post here for WWALS.
Character Area Map, River Gauges
Comprehensive Plan Update
5:30 PM Tuesday 2021-10-26: No agenda posted for Public Hearing to Review and Transmit the 2021 Comprehensive Plan Update by Lowndes County Commission
Address: 327 N. Ashley Street, 2nd Floor Commission Chamber, Valdosta, GA 31601
This is the meeting that could have the most effect on water. No agenda is posted, and no updates to the Lowndes County Character Area map since the one shown here, which was prepared for a September 28th meeting.
We’ll find out at 5:30 PM this Tuesday whether the Character Area Map for Lowndes County will change. Two sources tell me that it won’t for this update of the Lowndes County Comprehensive Plan, except for some tinkery fixes not in the northwest part of the county.
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