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Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Enacted – Effective July 11, 2016

July 12, 2016

Douglas County Sheriff, Tony Spurlock, has enacted Ordinance O-012-004, “Douglas County Open Fire and Open Burning Restriction Ordinance”, ordering Stage 1 Fire Restrictions.  These restrictions are effective as of July 11th, 2016 and are for all unincorporated areas Douglas County. The DC Sheriff Website has provided the following General Guidance with respect to Stage 1 fire restrictions: Prohibited Activities:….Continue

Douglas County Ordinance Draft O-016 Regulating Growing, Cultivating, And Processing Marijuana

July 11, 2016

Douglas county will be having the first formal reading of the Ordinance O-016 “An Ordinance Regulating The Growing, Cultivating, And Processing Of Marijuana” on July 12 at 1:30 pm in the Commissioners’ meeting space.  A second reading will take place on August 9th upon which the Commissioners’ will vote to implement.  Click the link below….Continue

Douglas County Zoning Resolution Amendment Including Motorsports

July 11, 2016

Below is a link the latest Douglas County zoning resolution amendment report including the proposed “Section 22C – Accessory Motorsports” specific to establishing permit process and standards for Accessory Motor Sports uses on eligible residential properties.  The Planning Commission hearing will take place on July 11, 2016 @ 7:00 pm and the Board of County Commissioner’s hearing will take….Continue

What’s Up At The Metro Board – July 2016

July 10, 2016

A full agenda and almost a 3-hour Board Meeting which was held in the PPCC manager’s office due to a full schedule of events at the Country Club. The Board reviewed the List of Director Responsibilities and added new Board member Derek Meredith to the list. MINUTES – The minutes for the June District meeting….Continue

Whats up at the Metro Board – June 2016

June 24, 2016

NEW BOARD MEMBERS – Karen Dale completed her term on the Board and was replaced by newly elected Derek Meredith. Walt Korinke was elected for a second term and remains as President. Other Board members, Randy Johnson, Jim Cassidy and Chris Korinke’s terms expire in 2018. MINUTES – The minutes for the May District meeting….Continue

Tussock Moth Spray Completed

June 24, 2016

The Metro District has completed it’s planned Tussock Moth control spray for the 2016 year.  The Spray took place the morning of 06/15/2016 and was coordinated by Forester Keith Worley for the district. For more detailed information on the Districts planed aerial spray please see the “What Is The District Doing In 2016? ” page in the Tussock Moth Information….Continue

Perry Park Tussock Moth Spray To Take Place Wednesday 06/15/2016

June 14, 2016

The Metro District has been informed that Tussock Moth larvae are now very active and the weather conditions are right to perform our district control spraying.   Forester Keith Worley, the Districts Tussock Moth spray coordinator, has informed us the spray will take place tomorrow, Wednesday, June 15th presuming all weather conditions remain as forcasted. For more detailed information on the Districts Aerial Spray….Continue

Tussock Moth Spray Delay – Likely End of June

June 2, 2016

Forester Keith Worley, the Districts Tussock Moth spray coordinator, is keeping a close eye on Tussock Moth Larvae in the Metro District Lands.   Although some Larvae hatching has been noted in some areas at lower elevations, very little overall activity is has been seen in a Majority of the affected areas.  The low activity is likely due….Continue