|Nominations sought for state’s trails board|
|Written by Submitted|
|Sunday, December 02, 2012 5:04 PM|
The Indiana DNR is calling on equestrians, snowmobilers and other
recreational trail users to consider serving their state on the Trails
The 15-member TAB advises DNR director Robert E.
Carter Jr. on trails-related issues. Having a TAB is also a requirement
for states to receive funding from the Recreational Trails Program
through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway
Administration. The state uses these funds to acquire and develop
multi-use trails for both motorized and non-motorized use.
has five openings this year. Volunteers are expected to serve a
three-year term and must be involved with a trails-oriented organization
that represents one of the following trails-user groups.
and letters of support indicating why a nominee best represents a
particular trails-interest group will be accepted by the DNR Division of
Outdoor Recreation until Jan. 7.
To receive nomination instructions
or learn more about the board, see
Interested parties can also obtain the instructions and additional information by contacting David Cox at 1-317-232-4067, dcox@dnr.IN.gov<mailto:dcox@dnr.IN.gov> or by mail or in person at DNR Outdoor Recreation, 402 W. Washington St. Room W271, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2782.