NewsRegional News Community input sessions planned for Columbia River Treaty re-negotiations SHARE ON: Alex Skultety, staff Tuesday, May. 15th, 2018 Renegotiations of the Columbia River Treaty are still a little ways off, but it’s already a big topic of discussion for many local politicians. Mayor Deb Kozak was part of a panel discussion at the Lake Roosevelt Forum in Spokane, Washington last month. //www.mynelsonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Kozak-1.wav She says they’ve been a part of the forum in the past, however with renogotiations anticipated this fall or next spring, there’s renewed interest south of the border. //www.mynelsonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/KOzak-2.wav Kozak says Canada’s Chief Negotiator for the Columbia River Treaty is touring the area right now and she had plans to meet with him yesterday afternoon . //www.mynelsonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Kozak-3.wav The Province of BC will be hosting community meetings this June which include Creston, Nelson, Castlegar and Nakusp. More details will be available soon.