2017 Spring Regional Commissioner Meeting Report
Greetings & CDI Update: CDI Regional Director, Leadership & Staff
Water Quality in Iowa and your Community: This presentation informed attendees on water quality and drinking water projects, programs, policies, technologies in their communities. The information delivered was region specific. This joint presentation displayed how CDI, IDALS-DSCWQ, NRCS and DNR are partnering to support Districts to protect their water resources.
The “state” of the State: IDALS-DSCWQ & SSCC provided Commissioners with updates on resolutions, state budget outlook, effective cost share ranking polices, findings from District financial reviews and other topics and tools of interest.
NRCS Notifications: NRCS shared pertinent updates on national issues and opportunities with Commissioners.
No Visual Presentation
CDI Regional Director and Alternate Director Elections: CDI Regional Directors were elected in regions 1, 4, 7, 8 and 9. Alternate Regional Directors were elected in regions 4, 5, 7, 8 and 9.
Host District Presentation
Having a Conversation on Conservation: Understanding the marketing of conservation with lessons learned from the private sector and agribusiness.
A Preview of the 2017 NACD Summer Forum and Tour in Iowa: Highlights from this upcoming event, July 17 & 18, 2017, which will be held in conjunction with the Commissioners Annual conference.
Discussion, Questions and Answers: A time for Commissioners to bring forth concerns , ideas and topics for discussion, a time to ask our presenters questions.