Pershing County Lands Bill – Public Town Hall Meeting 5/17/2016



Pershing Co. Lands Bill

The Pershing Co. Board of Commissioners will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, 6:00 p.m., at the Pershing Co. Community Center, 820 6th St., Lovelock, Nv.  The meeting will focus on discussion and comments related to wilderness, wildlife and orhter special interests affected by the proposed Wilderness Lands Bill (Pershing County Economic Development and Conservation Act).  Specific topics of discussion and comment will include, but are not limited, to the following:  Disposal of Specified BLM Lands; Disposition of Proceeds; Authorized Land Conveyances; Conveyance of Specified BLM Lands to Pershing County (Unionville Cemetery);  Designation of Specified Wilderness Areas; and Release of Selected Wilderness Study Ares.  (there will be another meeting on May 18,2016, for overview of all three meetings)

Maps, Fact Sheets and the draft bill can be found at:  (County Services-Pershing County Lands)