Opinions (Barbara Ferris-HVPUD)

1646HVPUDRatesRate Structure for HVPUD   In a Council Meeting held on Nov. 4, 2010, the Hoopa V alley Tribal Council approved the new rate structure. As many of you know this was no easy process. We have been approximately 20 years utilizing a fee assessment of $11.00 and $6.00. The water system will still not […] Read More →

Irritated by Irrigation?

Having to live with an irrigation system that has been around since the 1930s has forced some Hoopa residents to look towards the government for help. With help from the National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), 15 organizations will receive funding under the 2008 Farm Bill, and the monies will come through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s new Agricultural Water Enhancement Program (AWEP). Read More →