TECUMSEH – The Nemaha Natural Resources District Board approved its 2019 urban special projects in May.
Applications received were:
- Firth for tree replacement in the park for $3,600. NRD fund request was $1,800.
- Humboldt Garden Club for cancer garden improvements for $26,300. NRD fund request of $13,150.
- Bennet for trail and plantings in park for $349,167. NRD funds requested $25,000.
NRD directors approved each request.
Directors are scheduled to meet in Tecumseh on June 14 at 8 p.m.
The agenda includes salaries, experience-based bonuses and groundwater rules changes. Trevor Houghton of Pioneer Seeds will discuss options for increasing irrigation efficiency.