The Imperial Irrigation District, after 10 years of litigation over the impacts on the Salton Sea resulting from the 2003 Quantification Settlement Agreement, these three agencies are collaborating to devise affirmative solutions that will ensure the agreement promotes public health, the environment and our regional economy. This will include a ceremonial signing of Memorandum of Understanding.
V. Manuel Perez, Assembly member, 56th Assembly District will be speaking, along with Raymond Castillo, Chairman of the Imperial County Board of Supervisors, Matthew Dessert, President of the Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors, and Roger Shintaku, General Manager, Salton Sea Authority.
The Signing Event will be held at the Red Hill Marina, Salton Sea (northwest of Calipatria, CA.) It will be starting at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 24, 2013.
There will be refreshments served.
Please no open-toed shoes.
On-camera interviews with organizers will be available.