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    Editor,

    The Love’s deal with SITLA [Schools and Institutional Trust Lands Administration] is not a done deal – no matter what SITLA or San Juan Health or anyone else tells you.

    I attended a meeting May 9 at which Brian Torgerson, the SITLA representative, and the Love’s representative expressly admitted that this deal is not done and that it will take two to three months before it’s a done deal.

    Status is that a request for bids went out, Love’s made an offer, and SITLA accepted. Plans have not been drawn or submitted. Love’s is taking the pulse of the community. Now is the time to tune in and stand up. Moab and Grand County residents will feel the pain.

    – Sheila Canavan
    Moab

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