State Trust Lands thanks Moab volunteers for cleanup
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Dear Editor:

On behalf of the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration I would like to take the opportunity to thank everyone involved in the cleanup held in Spanish Valley on November 20. With the help of the community and the volunteer group The Solutions, we were able to pick up almost 18 cubic yards of waste, six tires and some recyclables in one concentrated area!

Unfortunately, this constitutes only 1/3 of the waste at this one site. There are at least two other known sites within a mile from this one. SITLA is committed to cleaning up the land and we appreciate the help of the community. Thank you to The Solutions, Bob’s Sanitation, Knave of the Heart’s Bakery and Chip’s Grand Tires in this effort. It could not have been done without them.

We now have a law enforcement officer who patrols SITLA land and will be prosecuting anyone involved with illegal dumping. If you have any concerns with SITLA land, please do not hesitate to contact the Moab office at 259-3760. Thank you for everything you have done to help maintain the spectacular land surrounding our community.

–John Knight,

Resource Specialist – SE Utah

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