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Dine’ Uranium Commission appointment & Field hearings on fracking before Navajo Council committee

The proposed agenda for the Navajo Nation Council Resources & Development Committee’s Feb. 7, 2017, Tuesday meeting has two bills addressing field hearings about fracking on the Navajo Nation and the first appointment to the Dine’ Uranium Remediation Advisory Commission. The bills are LEGISLATION 0025-17 : An Action Relating to Resources and Development Committee and Naabi’Iyati Committee, Respectfully […]

$180M from Navajo Nation Permanent Trust Fund goes before Budget & Finance Committee

The Navajo Nation Council Budget and Finance Committee and the Resources and Development Committee are both scheduled to have special meetings today, Aug. 5. Both committees are scheduled to begin their meetings at 1 p.m. The B&F Committee is meeting in their conference room in Window Rock, Ariz. The Resources & Development Committee is meeting […]

Navajo Water Rights Commission meeting 8 a.m. May 12

Here at Navajo Council’s Resources & Development Committee where they are having a work session with Navajo Department of Justice Water Rights Unit and Navajo Water Department. The Navajo Water Rights Commission is also a part of the work session. RDC CHAIRPERSON ALTON SHEPHERD are your meetings open? NAVAJO WATER RIGHTS COMMISSIONER RAY GILMORE yes […]

The citizens of the Navajo Nation need to be heard on water rights

Here at navajo council’s Resources & Development Committee work session with Navajo Department of Water Resources Water and the Navajo Department of justice Rights Unit. (Excuse typos. I’m typing as fast as the presenters are talking) RDC MEMBER LEONARD PETE there is group of citizens meeting in Many Farms. they need to be part of […]

Navajo Council Delegate Phelps tells Navajo Water Commission & Pollack that Council correctly opposed SB 2109

Here at navajo council’s Resources & Development Committee work session with Navajo Department of Water Resources Water and the Navajo Department of justice Rights Unit. (Excuse typos. I’m typing as fast as the presenters are talking) RDC MEMBER LEONARD PETE does the navajo nation have a game plan? this is going to be a long […]

Inflation forgotten in Water rights settlement of Navajo-Gallup water projects

here at Navajo Council’s Resources & Development Committee’s work session on tribal water projects and water rights settlements. RDC finished hearing from Navajo Water Department, Bureau of Reclamation, Navajo Department of justice on Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project and Overview of agreements, schedule, priorities. RDC MEMBER WALTER PHELPS 8621 still being relied on for extensions and […]

Navajo Council’s Resources & Development Committee supports creation of Dine’ Uranium Remediation Advisory Committee

Navajo Council’s Resources & Development Committee now on Legislation 0015-15, which is for the creation of a Dine’ Uranium Remediation Advisory Committee. SPONSOR, DELEGATE JONATHAN PERRY AND CO-SPONSORS DELEGATES TOM CHEE, OTTO TSO, AMBER K. CROTTY, TUCHONEY SLIM JR., MEL BEGAY, JONATHAN NEZ, NATHANIEL BROWN During the Public Comment period, which continues until the Council […]

Navajo Council’s Resources & Development Committee now on legislation to create Dine’ Uranium Remediation Advisory Committee

Navajo Council’s Resources & Development Committee now on Legislation 0015-15, which is for the creation of a Dine’ Uranium Remediation Advisory Committee. SPONSOR, DELEGATE JONATHAN PERRY AND CO-SPONSORS DELEGATES TOM CHEE, OTTO TSO, AMBER K. CROTTY, TUCHONEY SLIM JR., MEL BEGAY, JONATHAN NEZ. During the Public Comment period, which continues until the Council acts on […]

Navajo Council Resources & Development Committee sanctions Teec Nos Pos Chapter

Navajo Council’s Resources & Development Committee finished listening to Reports on their Agenda today, Feb. 24. RDC is now on Legislation and their first Legislation is 0051-15: Accepting the follow-up review of Teec Nos Pos Chapter Corrective Action Plan implementation and imposing sanctions against Tec Nos Pos Chapter and officials for failure to implement the […]

Navajo Council’s Resource & Development Committee talks water rights, decentralization, Five Year economic development plan

Here at the Navajo Nation Council Resources & Development Committee meeting at the Navajo Nation Council chambers in Window Rock, Ariz, where the RDC is currently listening to a Report from Navajo Division of Community Development Director Leonard Chee about the Decentralization Initiative/Administrative Service Offices. I finally got a strong enough WiFi signal. I think […]