(The Spectrum) After Six States Threaten to Sue Over Lake Powell Pipeline, Utah Asks to Slow the Project

September 25, 2020; Sam Gross covers the outdoors and development in Southern Utah for The St. George Spectrum & Daily News

“State water officials have asked the Bureau of Reclamation to pump the brakes on their review of the controversial Lake Powell Pipeline after six states with rights to Colorado River water threatened to sue over the project earlier this month.  The 140-mile pipeline is in the final stages of an expedited federal environmental review, which could have yielded a decision on the project as early as January next year.  Now, it’s unclear when a decision will be issued…”

Read the entire article here: https://www.thespectrum.com/story/news/2020/09/25/utah-asks-slow-lake-powell-project-after-threats-lawsuits/3522649001/