News Release

For Release: Jan. 5, 2009     
Contact: David Christy (916) 985-4474

BLM Advisory Council Off-Highway Vehicle Group Plans Meeting In Visalia

The Bureau of Land Management Central California Resource Advisory Council Off-Highway Vehicle Subcommittee will meet Jan. 24 at the Tulare County Office of Education Board Room, 2637 W. Burrel Ave., Visalia.

The meeting will run from about from 10 a.m. to noon.  Members of the public are welcome to attend the meeting. The subcommittee will conduct organizational business and discuss OHV issues for the subcommittee to address.

Depending on weather, a tour of the Tulare Off-Road Vehicle Park, 2300 W. Paige Ave. Tulare, may follow the meeting.

The twelve-member advisory council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the BLM, on a variety of public land issues associated with public land management in Central California.  The RAC approved formation of an OHV Subcommittee in April 2007. Steve Koretoff, Kerman, is the subcommittee chair.

For more information contact David Christy, BLM public affairs, at (916) 985-4474.