LPP Comment Period is ending soon!

The Lake Powell Pipeline draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) public comment period ends on Tuesday, September 8. Please submit a comment using one of the following processes:

1. Online Form Submission: click link to submit one of four already prepared letters or compose your own letter: https://www.washco.utah.gov/forms/signup/lpp/

2. Email: lpp@usbr.gov

3. US Mail: Mr. Rick Baxter, Program Manager, Bureau of Reclamation, Provo Area Office, 302 East Lakeview Parkway, Provo, UT 84606

4. Fax: 801-379-1159

The draft EIS studied the LPP’s need and purpose, environmental and socioeconomic impacts and other important considerations. It also outlines how the pipeline can be built in a manner that protects the environment. You can read more about the studies by clicking the links below:

View the summary of key findings here: https://lpputah.org/…/LPP-Draft-EIS-Summary-of-Key-Findings…

View the draft EIS here: https://www.usbr.gov/…/20200600-LakePowellPipelineProject-D…

View project information on https://lpputah.org/

SUHBA Receives Outstanding Community Partner Award From Root For Kids

Root for Kids-The Learning Center for Families recently presented Southern Utah Home Builders Association with their Outstanding Community Partner award. Presenting the award to SUHBA Executive Officer Mari Krashowetz are Root for Kids-The Learning Center for Families CEO, Suzanne Leonelli (left) and Rosie Sevier, Volunteer and Community Partnership Coordinator for Root for Kids-The Learning Center for Families (right).

Carpentry Teacher position available!

In order to support our ongoing partnership with the Washington County School District and the Careers in Construction Program, the District is looking to higher a second “Carpentry Teacher.”

Please click on the following job posting for “Carpentry Teacher”.

Any interested SUHBA Contractor is welcome to apply. For questions regarding the position, please reach out to Dave Gardner (435) 986-5205.

Parade of Homes is a Gold Winner in Best of Southern Utah 2020!

The Southern Utah Home Builders Association (SUHBA) represents over 650 professionals in the building industry and is a nonprofit trade association promoting policies that keep housing a priority. SUHBA presents the award-winning St. George Area Parade of Homes and has been recognized as the best parade of homes in the nation. Over 42,000 visitors attended in 2020 making it the best year ever. We thank visitors for their outstanding support!