Read meeting summaries for the Superior Community Working Group (CWG) and subcommittees here. All meeting summaries are organized in chronological order (most recent first) below. Or use the links to browse by Meeting Category.
Doug Dunham of the Arizona Department of Water Resources helped the CWG understand the states’ water resources supply, management programs, and regulations. Download PDF Summary
Ian Edgar, Resolution Copper Company’s General Manager of Studies, provided a profile of likely project employment over the next 30 years. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: When in doubt tell the truth. Mark Twain Download PDF Summary
The CWG held a training session on the background, process, and requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act, delivered by The Shipley Group Download PDF Summary
At this meeting, Resolution Copper Company provided an update on regulatory permitting for discharges to Queen Creek. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them. Galileo Galilei Download PDF Summary
This was the initial meeting of a number of regional recreation organizations who have projects and proposals that may require Forest Service review under the National Environmental Policy Act. The purpose of the discussions is to coordinate plans to the extent possible.
The task force reviewed the Tonto National Forest Travel Management Plan maps and made suggestions to be discussed with the Forest Service.
This meeting included a discussion of the Tonto National Forest proposed Travel Management Plan. Forest Service guests explained the planning process and status of the plan, and provided maps for CWG review. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: Learn what is true in order to do what is right. Thomas [...]
Resolution representatives briefed the group on meetings they had conducted with Arizona Community Foundation, which has made suggestions about how a fund could be established under their management to achieve the objectives outlined by the CWG for regional community support.
At this meeting the CWG discussed the release of the Forest Service Request for Proposal for the Resolution Copper Project EIS, general schedule, and preliminary ideas about whether and how the CWG would like to be involved. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: Truth will ultimately prevail where there is [...]
At the initial meeting of the CWG Historic Preservation Task Force, members discussed some of the historic properties that may be affected by the Resolution Copper Project that the community is interested in targeting for preservation and possibly for cultural resource surveys.