Representative Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S., responds to proposed Sedona Verde Valley Red Rock National Monument.
Unintended consequences to owners whose private property adjoins a National Monument, National Park, National Scenic Area, National Heritage Area or any other intensively managed federal land.
The Sedona-Verde Valley is buzzing with discourse concerning a proposal initiated by the KSB Keep Sedona Beautiful to designate approximately 160,000 acres in, and around, the Sedona-Verde Valley into a National Monument. Recently, public meetings in both Sedona and Cottonwood initiated separate and different responses from the folks in attendance. (See Verde Independent article here.) While […]