January 21, 2009--Water issues added to list for annexation (Ouray Plaindealer)

The subject is water, more specifically water rights, and the Ridgway Town Council wants to know if that should be dedicated to the municipality as a condition of annexation. The issue came before council last week but instead of prompt approval to amend the town's annexation guidelines and policies, members took a cautionary approach and held it first-reading passage. They want to hear what the community says before adoption in February.

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