BLM Logo
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Northern California District
 
Release Date: 03/05/13
Contacts: Marisa Williams, (530) 252-5303    
News Release No. CA-N-13-43

BLM Seeking Public Comments on Off-Highway Vehicle Grant Application


The Bureau of Land Management’s Eagle Lake Field Office in Susanville is accepting comments on a request for grant funds from the California State Parks Off Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division.

The field office is applying for about $357,000 for use in the Fort Sage Off  Highway Vehicle Area near Doyle, Calif., and for off highway vehicle-related law enforcement needs across the field office’s area of jurisdiction.

A public comment period on the grant application runs from March 5 through April 1, 2013. Comments must be submitted to the OHMVR Division, 1725 23rd St., Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95816, or by email, ohvinfo@parks.ca.gov. Comments also must be sent to the BLM Eagle Lake Field Office, 2950 Riverside Dr., Susanville, CA 96130, attention Marisa Williams, or by email to mbwillia@blm.gov.

The field office plans to seek about $135, 500 for a land acquisition, approximately $60,000 for operations and $117,000 for restoration work, all in the Fort Sage OHV area. The office is asking for about $44,000 in grant funds for law enforcement.

Project descriptions and cost estimates are available for review beginning March 5, at http://ohv.parks.ca.gov.




--BLM--

Northern California District   355 Hemsted Drive Redding, CA 96002  

Last updated: 03-06-2013