January 31, 2022

Conserve Utah Valley Press Conference - Tuesday, 2/1 at 11am

On Tuesday, Feb 1, at 11am, Conserve Utah Valley is holding a press conference at the Lindon Marina boat dock (4400 W Vineyard Rd, Vineyard, UT 84058). They will be responding to Lake Restoration Solutions' $3 million lawsuit against Professor Ben Abbott and take questions on several important issues associated with the case, including freedom of speech, stewardship of the lake, and moral leadership.

The public is invited to attend in person or online. The press conference will be streamed live on the Conserve Utah Valley Facebook page.

Expect to hear from: Attorney Whit Krogue from Ray, Quinney & Nebeker, Mary Murdock Meyer from the Timpanogos Nation, and professors George Handley, Andrew South, and Ben Abbott from Brigham Young University.

There will be free entry and parking for all attendees.

Read more about the lawsuit here:

Deseret News - Opinion: Don’t let Utah Lake project muzzle criticism

Deseret News - The contentious debate over the future of Utah Lake heats up as developers sue critic

Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Lake dredging proponents sue BYU professor who criticized project