A citizen advisory board for the Department of Environmental Quality last week ended its holdout over charging fees for public records requests.
Fees for public records as imposed by Wyoming Department of Administration and Information rules are unnecessary, undemocratic and threatening to government transparency, argues Bleizeffer.
The Land Quality Advisory Board will reconsider strong coal reclamation bonding regulations June 27. This time they need to accept them argues Bob LeResche.
The state agency reversed course on the application for the controversial project citing "procedural and substantive deficiencies" with the application.
An independent council expressed irritation at lack of public outreach and cited violation of “common sense” in ruling the application to be incomplete.