WHEREAS The Colorado Department of Natural Resources has proposed the decentralization of several division operations to Western Slope locations; and
WHEREAS Decentralization of Department of Natural Resources functions will create expanded job opportunities for Western Colorado towns and cities; and
WHEREAS The Colorado legislature is considering locating several divisions on the Western Slope;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that CLUB 20 supports the efforts of the Executive Director of the Department of Natural Resources to implement the plan for decentralizing DNR Division operations, thereby creating new local, Western Colorado employment opportunities.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED THAT CLUB 20 further urges members of the Colorado General Assembly to support decentralization and the creation of DNR Service Centers in Western Colorado, including providing necessary funding to achieve these plans.