Association of O&C Counties Presents Testimony on Cascade Siskiyou National Monument

Press Release- May 3, 2017 Contact: Rocky McVay, 541.412.1624 BROOKINGS, ORE– The Association of O&C Counties (AOCC) presented testimony to a congressional panel on the expansion of the Cascade Siskiyou National Monument (CSNM).  The House Natural Resources Committee’s Federal Lands Subcommittee held a hearing on May 2 to discuss national monuments designated without significant local input…

O&C Counties Urge Interior Secretary, Oregon Delegation to Lift Sequestration of Timber Payments

Press Release- March 6, 2017 Contact: Rocky McVay, 541.412.1624 BROOKINGS, ORE– The Association of O&C Counties has asked Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Oregon’s congressional delegation to ensure correction of a costly mistake made by the BLM in the calculation of O&C timber receipts that were distributed to counties earlier this year.  The correction is necessary…

Association of O&C Counties Files Suit to Reverse Illegal Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument Expansion

Press Release- February 14, 2017 Contact: Rocky McVay, 541.412.1624 BROOKINGS, ORE.–The Association of O&C Counties (AOCC) yesterday filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, claiming the Obama Administration’s inclusion of Oregon & California (“O&C”) lands within the newly-expanded Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument violates the O&C Act, and exceeds the scope of…