Multi-Year Flex Account due to include 2015 water use & WTAP applications due

Next Monthly GMD 4 Board Meeting


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WTAP applications will be accepted starting Oct 1.


Next Monthly GMD 4 Board Meeting

Governors Conference on the Future of Water in Kansas Nov. 18-19


GMD 4: 1-785-462-3915

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Annual Meeting

The GMD 4 Annual Meeting will be held February 10th, 2016 in Hoxie, Kansas. This year we would like to invite vendors to come with a display showing their product(s) and or services. Time will be given to meeting attendees to visit vendors and promote their product(s) and/or services. Contact Shannon Cain at 785-462-3915 to for questions or sign-up. December 1, 2015 is the deadline for sign-up so a building to accommodate can be reserved.