Running a business out of your home? (Douglas Cty Town Hall Mtg.)

Hi Everyone, See the below announcement of a town hall meeting next week to allow working from home with large expansion of the size of outbuildings, vehicles, etc. If you want to be heard, show up or get yourself linked by phone.  Time, place and instructions and detailed information are Read more…

Independence Meeting March 24th. Why does Independence want to add to/change the development! and will it affect our water!

EDIT: Date change to 24 March 2022 Hi Everyone, A public meeting by Independence (see link below for information) to discuss additions/changes to the Independence Planned Use Development (PUD) they want will be March 9th, 5:30, at the Elbert County Fairgrounds.  This request by Independence, which appears to include the Read more…

VERY, VERY SIGNIFICANT ERROR in 26(a) FORM that needs to be fixed and language clarification/definition

Hi Everyone, While I have no excuse, despite the reason for the error, the language in the original 26(a) form sent in my previous Newsletter and the one I had put on the website had a very egregious error. If you used that one, you will quickly need to send Read more…

If you don’t fill out and file the attached form 26 (a) with the Water Court, you will be dismissed out of the independence water grab

Hi Everyone, Next stage in the Independence water grab lawsuit and outcome of the status conference: As the information in my last email to all of you indicated, on October 21, 2021 the status conference for trial setting and deadlines happened. Below I have bolded, underlined and put in red Read more…

To all well owners in Douglas and Elbert County!

IMPORTANT: To all well owners in Douglas and Elbert County, Please share this flier from the Hilltop Concerned Citizens with every well owner you know in Douglas and Elbert counties!    The Independence Water District is asking to be given carte blanche to over 24 MILLION GALLONS per year of Upper Dawson aquifer water.  Read more…