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Public Involvement through Development of the RMP and TMP

Public Scoping Period: October 15, 2008 - January 9, 2008 
    RMP Public Scoping Open Houses
      -          Grand Junction
      -          Collbran
      -          Moab

  Travel Management Scoping Period: October 15, 2008 - March 20, 2009
    Travel Management Specific Open Houses – February 10th - 19th 2009  
      Focused on gathering data on existing route system
      -          Grand Junction
      -          Fruita
      -          DeBeque
      -          Collbran
      -          Gateway
      -          Delta

  Additional 30 Day Travel Management Scoping Period: July 20, 2009 - August 21, 2009
  Focused on desired future condition

Public Comment Period on Draft RMP/EIS: January 25, 2013 - June 24, 2013
     Public Meetings
-          Grand Junction
-          Fruita
-          DeBeque
-          Gateway
-          Collbran
 
  April 2013 – Travel Management Community Meeting & Travel Management Community  Leader Training
      -        Grand Junction

Public Protest Period on Proposed RMP/Final EIS: April 10, 2015 - May 11, 2015

Governor's Consistency Review: April 10, 2015 - June 8, 2015



Resource Management Plan Timeline

2008 – Initiate Resource Management Plan (RMP) Revision

October 2008 – Initiated Public Scoping

August 2009 – Analysis of Management Situation
-          Develop Draft RMP

January 2013 – Public Comment Period on Draft RMP/EIS
-          Review Comments
-          Develop Proposed RMP

Septerber 2014 – Develop Proposed RMP/Final EIS

April 2015 – Proposed RMP/Final EIS Protest Period

April 2015 – Proposed RMP/Final EIS Governor’s Consistency Review

May 2015 – Resolve Protests

May - July 2015 – Develop Approved RMP/ROD

August 2015 – Issue Record of Decision for the Approved RMP and Travel Management Plan (TMP)

Planning Process Timeline