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    Welcome to the Yadkin Regional Water Supply online community information meeting!

    Union County and the Town of Norwood are hosting a community information meeting to inform residents about the project and how they can be involved moving forward. The Online Meeting will be open from April 6th through April 29th.

    Instructions:

     
    1. To advance to the next portion of the meeting, click on the arrows to the right of your screen.
    2. Use the navigation bar at the [left] of your screen to revisit any part of the meeting.
    3. Submit your questions by clicking on the comment tab in the upper right hand corner.
    The entire session should take no more than 10 minutes to complete. Thank you.

    Project Purpose



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    What is the Yadkin Regional Water Supply project?

    • Joint effort between Union County and the Town of Norwood.
    • New water supply source to Union County‚Äôs Yadkin River Basin residents.
    • New infrastructure to the Town of Norwood.
    Click here to watch our project video.

    State Regulatory Process



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    Interbasin Transfer



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    The Environmental Management Commission (EMC) is the unit responsible for approving or denying requests for IBT certificates. Their responsibility is to ensure that all transfers are:
    • Necessary
    • Reasonable
    • Beneficial
    • Not detrimental on the source or receiving river basin
    • Have reasonable proposed alternatives

    Preferred Alternative



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    Project Schedule



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    Project Benefits



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    Project Benefits:
    • Long-term water supply for residents
    • Reduced dependency on the Catawba River
    • Infrastructure funding for Norwood
    • Support for the continued economic growth in Union County and Norwood

    Stay Informed



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    Union County and the Town of Norwood are committed to providing the highest quality of project information in the most efficient and responsive manner to ensure excellent communication with residents.

    We hope you will stay involved by:

    Submitting a question or comment: www.yadkinwater.com
    Emailing us: info@yadkinwater.com

    Thank you for your interest in the Yadkin Regional Water Supply Project!

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