regular session Thursday.
Included on the agenda is consideration of comments from the county’s Gray Wolf Advisory Committee, which has recommended the county ask the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to remove from consideration for wolf recolonization any area below Interstate 10, request a current Environmental Impact Statement on the area, and prepare for litigation against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service if it does not agree.
The commissioners also will consider extending the time frame of a letter of intent signed by Bencor representing Walgreens to lease land off North Gold.The amendment would extend the feasibility period of the agreement, which is set to expire March 7th, through June 1st.Bencor representatives say they cannot complete their environmental studies until the buildings are down, which is happening this week.
Other agenda items include a draft of a Luna County Road Atlas by Planning Director Gabriel Boyle… a presentation on the Deming Historical Society by local historian Bayne Anderson… and the presentation of a service award to Margaret Zamora for 10 years at the Detention Center.
The meeting is set to begin at 9 a.m. Thursday in the commission chambers, located on the third floor of the Luna County Courthouse.The meeting is open to the public.