BLM Eyeing 40,000 Acres at Lake Lavon

April 28, 2014 the Collin County Commissioner Court took up business from the prior week’s meeting to hear citizen comments and discuss the proposed Memorandum of Lake Lavon damUnderstanding (MOU)* from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) working in conjunction with the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), both of whom operate within the U.S. Department of the Interior. The proposed MOU addressed to Collin County Judge Keith Self specifically addresses 40,000 acres of land, minerals, and other “cultural resources” to be “analyzed” at Lake Lavon which are reportedly claimed to be under the jurisdiction of the BLM and the BIA. Continue reading