The School and Institutional Trust Lands announced the sale of 193 acres of school trust land to Jack Fisher Homes for development of the Brillo Del Sol master-planned community in the Green Springs area of Washington City. The transaction generated $8.8 million in proceeds to benefit Utah’s public school students. The funds will be deposited… Read more »
Senators Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee have announced their intent to move forward next year with legislation to expand the Utah Test and Training Range (UTTR). This legislation will support emerging defense needs and will solidify the future of Hill Air Force Base. Also included in the UTTR legislation is authorization for the exchange of… Read more »
SITLA lessee, First Wind, commemorated its fifth anniversary of the Milford Wind I project in Beaver and Millard counties. Read more about the Milford project, which consists of 97 wind turbines.
The School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) sold four trust land parcels at its public auction October 30, earning $362,000 for Utah’s public schools and teaching colleges. SITLA generated $307,000 for public schools with the sale of three parcels: a 38-acre Otter Creek parcel in Piute County; 40-acre Rock Point parcel in Uintah County;… Read more »
The Ute Indian Tribe held a celebration at Fort Duchesne Thursday, October 9 marking passage of the Hill Creek Cultural Preservation and Energy Development Act (H.R. 356/S.27), which passed both U.S. congressional houses and was signed by President Obama in July of this year. This federal legislation protects environmentally sensitive Ute tribal lands while generating oil and gas revenues… Read more »