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Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument Winter Use Meeting
Wednesday 24 January 2018, 06:00pm - 08:00pm
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Contact Elizabeth Rogers
Katahdin Woods and Waters

National Monument

Please Join Us for the January 24 Winter Use Meeting
(Photos: S. Adams)

The National Park Service (NPS) will host a public meeting on January 24 to discuss winter use within the monument. The meeting is designed to help the NPS better understand the diversity of opportunities and concerns related to winter activities and to help inform the development of a management plan for the newly created national monument.Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018* Snow Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018Time: 6:00 to 8:00 PMLocation: Katahdin Region Higher Education Center1 Dirigo Dr, East Millinocket, Maine*In the event the meeting is rescheduled due to weather, an announcement will be posted to https://www.nps.gov/kaww/planyourvisit/conditions.htm.The meeting will open with an overview of winter activities and planning efforts to date, including the themes which emerged during the listening sessions held in 2016. A breakout session to discuss potential future winter activities will follow. While attendees are encouraged to join the meeting at 6:00 PM, the breakout session format will accommodate those who may need to arrive after the start of the meeting. For more information on this or future meetings please email .Get Involved in the Planning ProcessIn 2016 the NPS committed to completing a management plan for Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument in three years. A series of listening sessions and a workshop were held in 2016 and 2017 to hear from the public about the future management of the monument. Topics and discussion items from these events may be viewed online and will help shape the content of public meetings on the management plan. The planning process will be facilitated by The Musson Group, a Maine based consulting firm specializing in Land Use and Community Planning, Economic Development, Permitting and Project Management. Public meetings will be held throughout 2018 to hear from community members and interested groups on a variety of management topics. More information on upcoming meetings and the planning process will be shared through this e-newsletter.You are invited to participate in the planning process by attending public meetings and sharing your input via email.
 
 
 
 
Location Katahdin Region Higher Education Center
Katahdin Area Chamber of Commerce
1029 Central St. Millinocket, ME 04462
(207) 723-4443