HB 346: Recommendations to Improve Coordination

HB 346, passed during the 2021 General Session, tasks the Governor’s Office of Planning & Budget (GOPB) to make recommendations regarding possible restructuring to improve coordination between the Department of Natural Resources and the following entities:

    • Department of Environmental Quality
    • Division of Public Utilities
    • Office of Consumer Services
    • Center for Rural Development

Members of the public are invited to provide input and feedback throughout the process.

SURVEY:

Please take this survey to provide written input. Note that the survey will close August 14 at 11:59 PM.

LEARN MORE ABOUT ENTITIES UNDER REVIEW:

 

TIMELINE:

July - August 2021 - Public input is being collected to inform GOPB recommendations.

    • Seven public meetings are being held throughout the state. Virtual and in-person participation will be accommodated. Please see below for details and RSVP links.
    • Employees of impacted entities, members of the public, customers, and other stakeholders are invited to complete this survey to provide written input. Note that the survey will close August 14 at 11:59 PM.

October 2021 - A draft report will be made available for public comment.

November 2021 - Public feedback will be incorporated and recommendations prepared.

    • Final recommendations will be presented to the Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environment Interim Committee at the November 2021 Interim meeting.

 

PUBLIC MEETINGS:

 

BEAR RIVER

July 19, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tremonton City Hall
(102 S Tremonton Street, Tremonton)


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SOUTHEASTERN

July 21, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Price City Hall
(185 E Main Street, Price)


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SIX COUNTY

July 22, 2021
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sevier County Admin. Building
(250 N Main Street, Richfield)


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WASATCH FRONT

July 26, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tooele County Building
(47 S Main Street, Tooele)


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MOUNTAINLAND

July 27, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Spanish Fork City Offices
(40 S Main Street, Spanish Fork)


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FIVE COUNTY

July 28, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
St. George City Hall
(175 E 200 N, St. George)


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UINTAH BASIN

August 4, 2021
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Crossroads Senior Center
(50 E 200 S, Roosevelt)


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WASATCH FRONT

August 5, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Utah State Capitol
Senate Building Room 210
(350 State Street, Salt Lake City)


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