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NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
KLAMATH WATER AND POWER AGENCY
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Board of Directors of the Klamath Water and Power Agency (KWAPA) will hold a special public meeting in the KWAPA Conference room located at 735 Commercial Street, Suite 4000, Klamath Falls, Oregon, on Friday, September 24, 2010, commencing at 12:30 p.m.
The Board will be considering polices created for the programs funded by the Supplemental Appropriations Bill (Merkley Money) which will be administered through the Water Users Mitigation Program (WUMP).
KWAPA is an interstate, intergovernmental agency formed to: (1) develop and implement a plan to align water supply and demand for the districts and landowners generally within the Klamath Reclamation Project on an annual and ongoing basis, conduct investigations related to the management of water resources, and generally act to provide beneficial water management; and (2) to coordinate studies relating to the acquisition of generation and transmission facilities for electrical energy, coordinate transmission service over various facilities, including those of the United States and the charges for such transmission service and the policies governing such transmission, coordinate and maintain reserve generating and transmitting capacity, coordinate the sale of surplus capacity of energy, coordinate the purchase of energy and the allocation of tax credits, funds, and other resources available to offset the cost of electrical energy, and provide coordination in the realization of benefits of any program or activity intended to minimize the overall cost of electricity for irrigation and drainage in the Klamath Reclamation Project.
TaraJane Campbell Miranda
Klamath Water Users Association
Klamath Water and Power Agency
Klamath Falls, OR
Office (541) 883-6100
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