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This notice of public hearing from United State Corps of Engineers Colonel R.J.B. Page dated May 12, 1953, informs that under the authority of the Flood Control Act, a “Master Plan of Reservoir Development and management is being prepared which will consider recreational developments in connection with the Garrison Reservoir Project on the Missouri River in North Dakota.” This notice of public hearing states the proposed plan is being developed in cooperation with interested Federal and State Agencies. This notice of public hearing informs that the public hearings will take place on May 26, 1953, at 2:00pm in the City Auditorium of Garrison, North Dakota, along with additional hearings in Beulah, North Dakota, and New Town, North Dakota (no dates given). The notice of public hearing states that information is “particularly desired” in regard to how State and local governments will finance public parks, recreational facilities, and highways to access these recreational areas “proposed for development on Government-owned lands.” This notice of public hearing concludes by stating that oral arguments will be heard but important facts and arguments should be submitted in writing.”
Letter from Senator Langer to R.J.B. Page Regarding the Proposed Recreational Developments from the Garrison Reservoir, May 18, 1953
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Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, flooding, inundation, Master Plan of Reservoir Development, Flood Control Act
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, United States Army Corp of Engineers
Page, R.J.B., "Notice of Public Hearing from R.J.B. Page Regarding the Proposed Recreational Developments from the Garrison Reservoir, May 12, 1953" (1953). William Langer Papers. 723.