TART Trails is scheduled to speak at the Michigan Trails Advisory Council meeting on Tuesday, Oct 28. Julie Clark (Executive Director of TART Trails) and Sherwood Smith (Avenue ISR, a marketing adviser) will provide a "VASA Economic Report" to the Council.
The meeting will be held at the Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center, 104 Conservation Drive, in Roscommon, Michigan. The public portion of the meeting will begin at 10 a.m. The complete agenda can be downloaded (PDF).
For more information or to provide public comment on any trail-related issue, or if you need accommodations to attend this meeting, contact Loretta Cwalinski at 989-732-3541 ext. 5910 (TTY/TDD711 Michigan Relay Center for the hearing impaired) or visit the Michigan Trails Advisory Council website at www.michigan.gov/mtac.
The Michigan Trails Advisory Council was created by Part 721, Pure Michigan Trails, of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, to advise the DNR director and the governor on the creation, development, operation and maintenance of motorized and nonmotorized trails in the state, including, but not limited to, snowmobile, biking, equestrian, hiking, off-road vehicle, water and skiing trails. In advising the director and governor on the creation and development of motorized and nonmotorized trails in the state, the council shall seek to have the trails linked wherever possible.