Marine Board seeks input on plan to allow slow-speed motor boats at Twin Lakes

The Oregon State Marine Board is soliciting written comments on a petition the agency received on December 5th for North and South Twin Lakes in Deschutes County. Petitioners are asking the Marine Board to allow the use of electric motors at a slow-no wake speed.

Written public comments will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, January 8, and can be submitted via email to osmb.rulemaking@oregon.gov or by U.S. mail to Jennifer Cooper, Administrative Rules Coordinator, Oregon State Marine Board, 435 Commercial Street NE, Suite 400, Salem, OR 97301. Comments via telephone will not be accepted.

To view the petition, visit:

https://www.oregon.gov/osmb/info/Documents/Rulemaking/North_SouthTwinLakesPetition.pdf.

The Board will consider the petition at their January 22, 2020, quarterly meeting being held in Salem.

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