Nov. 17, 2011
Project funding under the Recreational Trails Fund Act to be discussed
PRATT — The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) Trails Advisory Board will hold a public meeting Monday, Dec. 5, at the Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E. 29th Street N in Wichita. The purpose of hearing is to discuss projects previously submitted for funding under the Recreational Trails Fund Act. The meeting will begin at noon in the Nature Center’s auditorium. Signs on the premises will provide directions to the meeting room.

Persons interested in commenting on projects should attend this meeting. Grant applicants are encouraged to attend and discuss their proposals. Time for comments will be limited. Final decisions about proposals will not be made at this meeting but must go to the Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Toursim Commission for approval.

For more information, write Kathy Pritchett, Trail Grant Coordinator, KDWPT, 512 SE 25th Avenue, Pratt, Kansas 67124, or phone 620-672-5911. If notified in advance, the department will have an interpreter available for the hearing impaired. To request an interpreter, call the TDD Service at 1-800-766-3777. An individual with a disability may request other accommodations by contacting Kathy Pritchett at 620-672-5911.