Op-Ed: Crooked River bill satisfies most stakeholder needs

Op-Ed: Crooked River bill satisfies most stakeholder needs Bend Bulletin Aug 15, 2012 As reported, Rep. Greg Walden introduced a similar measure in the House earlier this year. Merkley’s bill incorporates and builds on many elements from Walden’s bill. One element is to allocate water from Prineville Reservoir to the city of Prineville. Everyone acknowledges that Prineville needs more water. …