GSD Awarded $4.5 Million Grant Funding, Approves Will-Serve for Temporary Housing and More

Big projects dominated the Garberville Sanitary District (GSD) board meeting on August 23rd. As the district faces the implementation of drought contingency plans as flows in the South Fork of the Eel River drop, the board agreed to a will-serve letter for a short-term housing hostelry proposed by the Southern Humboldt Community Healthcare District (SHCHD) and is moving forward with the board and state approved plan for providing potable water to the Southern Humboldt Community Park (SHCP) against opposition. Additionally, the board approved a transfer of reserve funds to move forward with the tank replacement project.

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