History of the campaign to protect Johnson's Up-On-Top and the water supplies of Moab and Spanish ValleyMarch 08, 2011
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October 12, 2000 - Cloudrock developers face county planners, capacity crowd
December 21, 2000 - Cartoon & Christie LTTE.
February 1, 2001 - Water board upholds contract with SITLA
March 8, 2001 - Critical time for Cloudrock
March 22, 2001 - Public Notice
March 29, 2001 - Cloudrock service central to water talks
April 5, 2001 - It's all Cloudrock in recent political talk
June 14, 2001 - Planners approve changes to code while Cloudrock opponents cry foul
July 12, 2001 - Trust Lands begins planning discussions with area groups
October 18, 2001 - County OK's Cloudrock development
November 8, 2001 - County approves Cloudrock annex
December 20, 2001 - County balks at projects
May 2, 2002 - Sparks fly at Cloudrock meeting as board of adjustments questions conflicts of interest
March 6, 2003 - Living Rivers to target Mill Creek Revival March 14
March 13, 2003 Water agency asked to reconsider White land/water purchase
March 14, 2003 - Living Rivers and Grand County Citizens for Clean Water launch a campaign to protect the water supplies of Moab and Spanish Valley from innappropriate development. See full-page ad from the Times-Independent.
March 20, 2003 - Mill Creek Rally organizers say Grand County water agency puts greed before welfare of land
May 8, 2003 - Lawsuit launched against Grand County over illegal action on SITLA properties at Johnson's-Up-On-Top for a development called "Cloudrock."
December 31, 2003 - MCA case tossed out of Seventh District Court; appeal filed too late
July 28, 2006 - MCA loses lawsuit to stop Cloudrock annexation
August 2006 - Cloudrock brainstorming sessions to be held in Moab this week.
December 21, 2006 - Cloudrock spreads, challenges planning process
January 18, 2007 - Cloudrock changes approved
February 1, 2007 - Council sets Feb. 6 public hearing for revised Cloudrock PUD
February 15, 2007 - Grand County Citizens for Clean Water place a full-page ad in the Times-Independent.
February 22, 2007 - Council delays decision on Cloudrock development
May 3, 2007 - Grand County Council struggles with amended preliminary plat for Coloudrock development
April 19, 2007 - GWSSA approves Cloudrock watershed protection measures
November 29, 2007 - Group appeals County PC decisions on Cloudrock.
December 13, 2007 - Board of Adjustments vacates PC approval of special exceptions for Cloudrock
November 22, 2007 - County council approves changes to Cloudrock lodge configuration
December 20, 2007 - County PC again approves Cloudrock special exceptions
March 14, 2008 - A Look at Johnson's Up-On-Top. A publication of Grand County Citizens for Clean Water
March 17, 2008 - Moab activists call builder a threat to area's water supply in the Salt Lake Tribune.
April 1, 2009 - State's high court says citizens have standing in Cloudrock appeal. Click here to read Supreme Court Decision. Article in Times-Independent
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