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Week of Monday, November 21, 2016


QUICK NOTES FROM TIM

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS NEWSLETTER
JULY 2016 NEWSLETTER >

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING INFO
UPCOMING MEETING AGENDAS
Please click on the link below, to find info for a SPECIAL upcoming Mono County Board of Supervisors meeting
taking place on November 22.
CLICK HERE TO FIND MEETING AGENDAS >

PAST MEETING MINUTES
Please click on the link below, to see a video of the Mono County Board of Supervisors meeting
held on November 15, 2016.
CLICK HERE TO READ THE PAST MEETING MINUTES >

2016 Meeting Agendas and Minutes have been posted. Please click below to read past
Meeting Minutes and upcoming Agendas.
CLICK HERE TO READ FUTURE MEETING AGENDAS AND PAST MEETING MINUTES >

2016 BOARD OF SUPERVISORS COUNTY PAGE & AGENDAS

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS COUNTY PAGE >
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FUTURE AGENDAS AND DOWNLOAD PAST MEETING MINUTES >





ARTICLES OF INTEREST

Why Don’t We Not Do It In The Road?
November 18, 2016, Abagail Giles, The Sheet
“Band” members of Mono Lake continue to bicker over property rights
On October 28, The Sheet reported that an un-permitted grading operation was underway on the shore of Mono Lake, across from the Tioga Lodge Resort. That report was based on information provided by Mono County Public Works Department and The Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Half Full, Half Empty
November 18, 2016, Mike Bodine, The Sheet
LADWP approaches commercial leases in Bishop
The Los Department of Water and Power (LADWP) is unleashing new language for leases on the Eastside, a seismic change in the way things have been done for the past 80 years. Leases for ranchers in Inyo County were approved by LADWP Board of Commissioners in October; now the attention has turned to commercial leases.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Gregory Gives Bullish Report
November 18, 2016, Sarah Rea, The Sheet
Mammoth Resorts set revenue record last year. Aims even higher.
Mammoth Mountain CEO Rusty Gregory presented a “Mammoth Resorts State of the Company” at
Mammoth’s regular Town Council meeting on Wednesday.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Harris in Court
November 18, 2016, Mike Bodine, The Sheet
Details emerge from slaying of Betty Harris
A preliminary hearing was held for Paul Harris in Mono County Superior Court on Wednesday, November 11,
the Honorable Stan Eller presiding.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Letter to the Editor on land issues
November 21, 2016, Sierra Wave
Facebook-SaveNorthPaha
Dear Editor: Bishop, CA- Members of Warlie Family announce that we have begun the process of re-establishing our rights of use and occupation of Bishop Paiute Reservation land on North Pa Ha Lane, south of the Paiute Palace Casino. On the evening of Friday November 18, 2016 our storage container was positioned at the center of Block 3 Lots 6 and 7.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Blues Traveler, Lonestar to headline 2017 Eastern Sierra Music Festival
November 16, 2016, Sierra Wave
Coming off the last weekend’s sold out Harvest Hoedown fundraiser, the Eastern Sierra Music Festival is delighted to
announce its 2017 concert lineup.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Inyo Supervisors to DWP: ‘Do the right thing’
November 16, 2016, Deb Murphy, Sierra Wave
Inyo County’s Board of Supervisors landed some heavy punches during Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s presentation on its revamped commercial lease policies.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Immediate changes to marijuana laws
November 16, 2016, Deb Murphy, Sierra Wave
While growers and dispensers will have to wait more than a year for the state to get marijuana business licenses figured out, the passage of Proposition 64 generated the following immediate changes, according to the California Police Chiefs Association:
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Mammoth celebrates completion of Trails End Park
November 16, 2016, Sierra Wave
On November 10, 2016 at 4:00 pm the Town of Mammoth Lakes celebrated the completion of Trails End Park and the renewed partnership with Volcom. Trails End Park is a 4.1-acre park located on Meridian Blvd. that serves 8,000 residents of Mammoth Lakes and thousands of visitors from around the world.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


A grand re-opening in Bishop: Smart and Final Extra!
November 16, 2016, Charles James, Sierra Wave
The parking lot at the newly renovated Smart & Final Extra! Store was full as eager shoppers looking for good prices on food and household goods flood into the store.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Bishop City Council latest to talk LADWP leases
November 15, 2016, Deb Murphy, Sierra Wave
For the last 100 or so years, an oversight on the part of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has allowed commercial lessees to sell their businesses with the assurance the lease would be part of that sale.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Reno-Sparks real estate market sees signs of softening in October
November 21, 2016, Jason Hidalgo, Reno Gazette Journal
Reno-Sparks residential real estate market appears to be coming back to reality from its sizzling pace earlier this year as activity for existing single-family homes showed signs of softening in October.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Pilot likely spared others in Elko crash
November 21, 2016, Jason Hidalgo, Reno Gazette Journal
November 21, 2016, Jason Hidalgo, Reno Gazette Journal ELKO - Although all four people aboard were killed when a medical aircraft went down in northern Nevada, police say the pilot likely saved lives by crashing the plane into a parking lot while avoiding nearby homes and businesses.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


'Senseless deaths': Reno police implore walkers, drivers to be safe
November 18, 2016, Sarah Litz, Reno Gazette Journal
In the span of seven days, four pedestrians were struck and killed in Northern Nevada – three in Reno.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Bomb squad called in after shootout near Nevada-Utah line
November 18, 2016, API & Reno Gazette Journal
A possible explosive device was disarmed Friday in the car of a suspect in a shootout with police near the Nevada-Utah line.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Huge FoodMaxx discount supermarket opens in Sparks
November 18, 2016, Jonathan Wright, Reno Gazette Journal
On Nov. 16, FoodMaxx, the discount supermarket chain, debuted a store on East Prater Way in Sparks, with the first 200 customers receiving a free bag of groceries.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Where California and Trump could clash over the next four (or more) years
November 21, 2016, Alexei Koseff, Sacramento Bee
From Obamacare to the Dream Act, Donald Trump has suggested throughout his campaign - and in his "Contract with the American Voter" - what he intends to do as soon as he takes the oath of office. But what does he actually have the legal power to do and where does Congress, or the U.S. Constitution, stand in his way?
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Brown probably won’t leave budget deficit, but future cloudy
November 20, 2016, Dan Walters, Sacramento Bee
Gov. Jerry Brown shows a graph that shows the unpredictability of income taxes on capital gains as he announces his revised 2016-17 state budget revise at the Capitol on May 13, 2016. The state is highly dependent on taxes paid by the wealthiest Californians, much of which derives from their gains in stocks and other investments.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


California unemployment is stalled at 5.5 percent; here’s why
November 18, 2016, Dale Kasler, Sacramento Bee
California employers added 31,200 more jobs to the state’s economy in October, although the unemployment rate held steady at 5.5 percent, state officials said Friday.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


For America’s poorest, it’s like living in 1975; for the rich, it’s like the future
November 17, 2016, Karen Kaplan, LA Times
The United States is one of the richest countries in the world, but it would look dramatically different if its 50 states were organized according to income instead of geography. http://www.sacbee.com/news/nation-world/national/article115507143.html
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Rolling out Obamacare may have been chaotic, but a repeal could be much worse
November 21, 2016, Noam N. Levey, LA Times
In the summer of 2013, as state and federal officials readied new insurance marketplaces created through the Affordable Care Act, millions of Americans started getting disquieting notices from their insurers.
Health plans were being canceled because they didn’t comply with the law, often called Obamacare.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


The U.S. labor force's guy problem: Lots of men don’t have a job and aren’t looking for one
November 21, 2016, Jim Puzzanghera, LA Times
As the recovery from the Great Recession continues, job growth is solid and the labor force is growing at close to its fastest pace since 2000 because more unemployed workers are coming off the sidelines.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


How you can help the less fortunate this holiday season
November 19, 2016, Natalie Shure, LA Times
Those of us lucky enough to hunker down for a long Thanksgiving weekend stuffed with feasting and gratitude may be looking for concrete ways of giving thanks this holiday season.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Federal courts need 94 judges. The Senate should vote on qualified nominees now
November 19, 2016, Carl Tobias, LA Times
Holding open Justice Antonin Scalia’s vacancy on the Supreme Court was a stated goal of Senate Republicans throughout the protracted, divisive federal elections. But it wasn’t only the high court that senators neglected. There are now 94 unfilled openings on federal circuit and district courts — a vacancy rate that is impeding the delivery of justice.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Wildlife Conservation Board Funds Environmental Improvement and Acquisition Projects
November 16, 2016, CA DFW News
At its Nov. 16 quarterly meeting, the Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB) approved approximately $28 million in grants to help restore and protect fish and wildlife habitat throughout California, including the Salton Sea. Some of the 17 funded projects will benefit fish and wildlife – including some endangered species – while others will provide the public with access to important natural resources. Several projects will also demonstrate the importance of protecting working landscapes that integrate economic, social and environmental stewardship practices beneficial to the environment, landowners and the local community. The state funds for all these projects come from bond measures approved by voters to help preserve and protect California’s natural resources.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Hiking from Olmsted Point to Mt. Watkins and Beyond
November 20, 2016, Candace Gregory, Sierra News Online
It was a warm November day and Tioga Road had just re-opened. We had the trail and amazing views all to ourselves of Half Dome, Clouds Rest, Tenaya Canyon and the snow covered peaks beyond. It was a perfect day in my book!
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >







NEWSLETTERS & OTHER COUNTY INFO

MONO COUNTY
VISIT THE MONO COUNTY WEB PAGE >
MONO COUNTY ADOPTED BUDGET >
FLU CLININC SCHEDULE >
JOB BOARD LINKS >
MONO COUNTY & INYO COUNTY VETS CAN GET LOCAL HEALTH CARE >
MONO COUNTY & INYO COUNTY VETERANS OFFICE HOURS >
MONO COUNTY CAN HELP YOUR BUSINESS FIND QUALIFIED EMPLOYEES. CLICK HERE FOR INFO >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO FROM CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION COUNCIL >
CONWAY RANCH STRATEGIC FACILITY PLAN >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO ON HOW TO TEST FOR RADON >
RAW MILK NOTICE >
WORKFORCE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM BEGINS MARCH 9TH >
ACCESS & FUNCTIONAL NEEDS REGISTRATION >

ESTA (EASTERN SIERRA TRANSIT AUTHORITY)
VISIT THEIR WEBSITE TO SEE ALL OF THEIR ROUTES >
REIMBURSMENTS BEING OFFERED FOR DISABLED TRANSPORTATION. CLICK TO READ THE INFO >
DRIVER APPLICATION >
DRIVER RELEASE FORM >
REIMBURSEMENT FORM >

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
GET YOUR CHILD DENTAL CLEANINGS YEARLY. CLICK TO READ THE INFO IN ENGLISH >
GET YOUR CHILD DENTAL CLEANINGS YEARLY. CLICK TO READ THE INFO IN SPANISH >

SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER
READ HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY APPLY FOR AND GET A SMALL BUSINESS LOAN >
MONO COUNTY CAN HELP YOUR BUSINESS FIND QUALIFIED EMPLOYEES. CLICK HERE FOR INFO >

LA TIMES DROUGHT REPORT CARD
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 1 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF FEB 15 >
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CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF NOV 23 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF NOV 16 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF NOV 6 >
CLICK HERE TO READ ' CAPTURING EL NINOS RAINS' >

FROM SENATOR TOM BERRYHILL, 8TH DISTRICT
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' FALL 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' NOVEMBER 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' AUGUST 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' JULY 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' JUNE 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' MAY 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' APRIL 2016 NEWSLETTER >
HEART OF THE HORSE HONORED >
SENATOR BERRYHILL TAPPED FOR PRESTIGIOUS RULES COMMITTEE >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' FEBRUARY 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' JANUARY 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' OCTOBER NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ: 'FIRE FEE' COULD BE A THING OF THE PAST >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT WATCH >
CLICK HERE TO READ SENATE REPUBLICANS OFFER $8.7M WATER BOND PROPOSAL >
MAMMOTH HIGH SUPERSTAR HONORED AT THE STATE CAPITOL. CLICK TO READ THE INFO >
CLICK TO READ CURRENT INFO FROM SENATOR BERRYHILL'S OFFICE >

EPA
MAMMOTH LAKES MEETS AIR QUALITY STANDARDS >

EASTERN SIERRA COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS
CLICK HERE TO READ THE LEGISLATIVE PLATFORM INFO >

STATE OF CALIFORNIA – BUSINESS, CONSUMER SERVICES & HOUSING AGENCY,
DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS OVERSIGHT

CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: NOVEMBER 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: OCTOBER 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: SEPTEMBER 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: AUGUST 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: JULY 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: JUNE 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: MAY 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: APRIL 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: MARCH 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: FEB 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: JAN 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: DEC 2015 >
CLICK HERE TO READ SURVEY INFO REGARDING PAYDAY LENDERS >
COMMISSION ISSUES STATEMENT ON VALLEY & BUTTE FIRES >

STATE OF CALIFORNIA
STATE OF CA OFFERING DRIVERS LICENSES TO ALL IMMIGRANTS_FLYER IN ENGLISH >
STATE OF CA OFFERING DRIVERS LICENSES TO ALL IMMIGRANTS_FLYER IN SPANISH >

FEMA
ARE YOU PREPARED FOR THE NEXT POWER OUTAGE? >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO ON WILDFIRE PREPAREDNESS >
CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE FEMA NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS COMMUNITY WEBSITE >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING PEDIATRIC DISASTER RESPONSE & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS >
NEW PSA FOCUSED ON PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES. CLICK TO READ THE INFO >
DO YOU HAVE ENOUGH WATER SAVED UP IN CASE OF EMERGENCY? >

OSHA (OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY & HEALTH ADMINISTRATION) & NSC (NATIONAL SAFETY COUNCIL)
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING DISTRACTED DRIVING FACTS >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING SAFE DRIVING PRACTICES_ENGLISH >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING SAFE DRIVING PRACTICES_SPANISH >

RED CROSS
MAKING YOUR HOME SAFE IN A FIRE CAMPAIGN >
CLICK HERE TO READ HOW TO PREPARE YOUR HOME TO SURVIVE A WILDLAND FIRE >
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A 21 WEEK CHECKLIST TO BE PREPARED FOR A NATURAL DISASTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE FLYER IN SPANISH >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE FLYER IN ENGLISH >

CSAC (CALIFORNIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES)
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NOV 17 BULLETIN >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NOV 10 BULLETIN >
TREE MORTALITY: SEEING IS BELIEVING >
GOVERNOR DIRECTS MANDATORY WATER REDUCTIONS & ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE SUMMARY OF THE PRESIDENTS BUDGET >

RCRC (RURAL COUNTY REPRESENTATIVES OF CALIFORNIA)
CLICK HERE TO READ THE BARBED WIRE NEWSLETTER NOV 18, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE BARBED WIRE NEWSLETTER NOV 11, 2016 >
RCRC APPLAUDS FEINSTEIN FOR WILDLIFE FUNDING REQUEST. CLICK TO READ >
CLICK HERE TO READ RCRC URGES GOVERNOR TO SOGN PILT LEGISLATION >
CLICK HERE TO READ OFFICIAL POSSITIONS RCRC IS TAKING ON NOVEMBER BALLOT MEASURES >
CLICK HERE TO READ AB2395 LETTER SENT FROM MONO COUNTY SUPERVISORS >
CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT CONTROVERSIAL TELECOM BILL BEING HELD IN ASSSEMBLY APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING LEGISLATION THREATENING ACCESS TO EMERGENCY SERVICES >
SEPERATE FUNDING NEED FOR FIGHTING WILDFIRES & MANAGING FORESTS >
TO PROSPER, STATE MUST CLOSE THE DIGITAL DIVIDE >
RCRC WELCOMES 2 LEGISLATIVE ADVOCATES >
RCRC WELCOMES SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY TO MEMBERSHIP >
RCRC INSTALLS NEW 2016 OFFICERS >
RCRC SPONSORS PILT LEGISLATION >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING UNDERFUNDED WATER NEEDS >
GOV ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER TO BOLSTER STATES DROUGHT RESPONSE >
THE FUTURE OF CA MEDICAL MARIJUANA BUSINESS >
CA COUNTIES PREPARING FOR CANNA BUSINESS OVERHAUL >
WATER FACT SHEET >
CLICK TO READ RURAL LEADER TESTIFY TO EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA CULTIVATION ON CA H20 QUALITY>
CLICK TO READ RURAL LEADER TESTIFY TO EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA CULTIVATION >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE UC DAVIS FINAL DROUGHT REPORT : AUGUST 18, 2015 >
CLICK TO READ PUBLIC POLICY INSTITUTE OF CA 'WHAT IF THE DROUGHT CONTINUES?' ARTICLE >
CLICK TO READ UC DAVIS ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF 2015 DROUGHT >

NACO COUNTY NEWS ALERT
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NACO COUNTY FINANCE REPORT FOR OCT 7, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NACO COUNTY NEWS NOW FOR NOV 15, 2016 >
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CLICK HERE TO READ THE NACO NEWS NOW FOR SEPT 27, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NACO NEWS NOW FOR SEPT 19, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NACO NEWS NOW FOR SEPT 6, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NACO COUNTY NEWS FOR AUG 19, 2016 >
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CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS NOW FOR JULY 19, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS NOW FOR JULY 5, 2016 >
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CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS ALERT FOR FEB 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS ALERT FOR DECEMBER 11, 2015 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS ALERT FOR OCTOBER 19, 2015 >
COUNTY ECONOMIES: OPPORTUNITIES & CHALLENGES >
CLIMATE ADAPTAION, PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK >
CLICK HERE TO READ CONGRESSIONAL SUPPORT GROWN TO REPEAL 'CADILLAC TAX' >
CLICK HERE TO READ 7 SUPREME COURT RULINGS TO EFFECT COUNTIES >
CLICK HERE TO READ US COURT OF APPEALS DELAYS WOTUS RULING NATIONWIDE >
CLICK HERE TO VIEW CA DROUGHT NUMBERS & STATS SHEET >

CDFW (CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF FISH & WILDLIFE)
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AND WATCH A VIDEO OF 'QUESTION THE LEADERS' PANEL DISCUSSION THAT TIM ALPERS ATTENDED AND PARTICIPATED IN THAT TOOK PLACE AT THE RECENT FRED HALL SHOW >
CLICK HERE TO READ DFW NEWS >
CLICK TO READ ABOUT: DROUGHT RELATED ACTIONS TO PRESERVE & PROTECT THE STATE'S FISH & WILDLIFE RESOURCES >

DFW
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD BACKCOUNTRY FISHING GUIDE & FISH IN VARIOUS BACKCOUNTRY LAKES (45M) AS WELL AS OTHER VARIOUS RESOURCES >

USDA (UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE)
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING SAGE GROUSE >

DOT (DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION)
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING A TAX ON THE MILES YOU DRIVE >

USFS (UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE)
VISIT THE USFS FACEBOOK PAGE FOR LOCAL UP-TO-DATE POSTINGS >
REVISIONS EFFECTING LOCAL LAND ACCESS, OFF-ROAD VEHICLES, ETC. STILL BEING WORKED ON >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING PROPOSED CHANGES TO OFF-ROAD VEHICLE TRAIL ACCESS >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING REVISED FOREST PLANS OF INYO, SEQUOIA AND SIERRA FORESTS >
SAGE GROUSE ENHANCEMENT INFO >

YOSEMITE GATEWAY PARTNERSHIP NEWS
QUARTERLY MEETING—SAVE THE DATE >
YOSEMITE SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH 3 NEW INTERNATIONAL SISTER PARKS >
FALL 2016 NEWSLETTER >
ACKERSON MEADOW GIFTED TO YGP >
DAY USE PARKING LOT CLOSES SEPT 5 THRU WINTER >
YGP LAUNCHES 2ND YEAR OF EVERY KID IN PARK PASS >
NEW CONCESSION CONTRACT BEGINS >
SUMMER 2016 NEWSLETTER >
SPRING 2016 NEWSLETTER >
WINTER 2015 NEWSLETTER >
FALL 2015 NEWSLETTER >
PARK LAUNCHES 'OPEN THE GATEWAY TO YOSEMITE' >
CAL FIRE AWARDS FIRE PREVENTION GRANT IN HIGH TREE MORTALITY AREAS >
US FOREST SERVICE SEEKS COMMENTS ON OHV GRANT APPLICATIONS >
KEEP BEARS WILD >
RARE SIERRA NEVADA RED FOX SPOTTED ON YOSEMITE VIDEO. (PSST... ALSO SEEN IN CROWLEY!!) >

BODIE HILLS GAZETTE
CLICK HERE TO VISIT THEIR WEBSITE >

STATE OF CALIFORNIA WATER BOARD
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STATE OF CALIFORNIA SMALL BUSINESS TAX CREDIT
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING SMALL BUSINESS TAX CREDITS >

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING WATERSHED IMPOROVEMENT >

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING STREET LIGHT OUTAGES >
CLICK HERE TO READ ENERGY TIPS FOR YOUR HOME AND OFFICE >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING VEGETATION MANAGEMENT >

MONO COUNTY SHERRIFF'S DEPARTMENT
INFO ON BOAT SINKING AND DROWNING AT JUNE LAKE >

MAMMOTH LAKES POLICE DEPARTMENT
KNOW YOUR LIMIT >
CRIME ALERT: SEC PHONE SCAM >
SAFE TRADE INITIATIVE FOR SAFER ONLINE SHOPPING >

MAMMOTH LAKES Hispanic Advisory Committee
LAST MEETING WAS HELD DECEMBER 4_ENGLISH >

FRIENDS OF THE INYO
UPCOMING EVENTS >
INYO NAT'L FOREST MANAGEMENT PLAN >
UPCOMING NEWS AND EVENTS >
HELP CARE FOR THE JOHN MUIR WILDERNESS >
EASTERN SIERRA COLLABORATIVE PUBLIC MEETINGS BEING HELD THROUGHOUT THE SUMMER. HERE ARE THE DATES >

CROWLEY LAKE COMMUNITY GARDEN & COMMUNITY CENTER
CLICK TO VIEW THE FALL CALENDAR >