NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGS
FOR OUTDOOR RECREATION
[Memorandum--June 5, 1997]
The Interagency Committee for Outdoor Recreation (IAC) will meet Thursday
and Friday, July 17-18, 1997, in Yakima. A tour of IAC-assisted sites
is scheduled for Thursday morning followed by a workshop at 2:30 p.m. in
the Youth Barn at the Yakima County Youth Activities Park. The meeting
will continue on Friday, July 18th in the Gardenview Room at the Yakima
Area Arboretum and Botanical Garden beginning at 8:30 a.m.
The workshop will focus on architecture and engineering fees and
administrative costs reimbursement rules. Regular agenda items include
a proposed WAC rule making pertaining to IAC-assisted projects,
distribution of funds in the Washington wildlife and recreation and the
state boating facilities programs and an update of the 1997 process for
the national recreational trails program. Additional discussion items
include the 1997 legislation creating a new watershed grant program and
a public lands study, and legislative, election, and budget updates.
If you plan to participate or have materials for committee review, please
submit information to IAC no later than June 26, 1997. This will allow
for distribution to committee members in a timely fashion.
IAC public meetings are held in locations accessible to people with disabilities. Arrangements for individuals with hearing or visual impairments can be provided by contacting IAC by June 26 at (360) 902-3000 or TDD (360) 902-1996.