Monday, September 29, 2008

FNBP Trails Plan Timeline

Greetings Trail Advocates,

I would like to remind everyone how far Anchorage mountain bike advocacy has come in the past 3 or 4 years. We have organized as a user group and have gained the respect of other park users and Parks & Recreation. Without their support we wouldn’t have been able to build Brown Bear and now the new network of singletrack. I am very appreciative of the partnerships that we have developed. Once the go-ahead was given to begin construction of the news trails, Parks & Rec threw 100% of their cooperation into the project. They have donated in-kind, approximately $33,000 worth of services and spent many hours with us out on the trails.

The FNBP Trails Plan is another step in the process of thoughtful management of the park. Thanks for your support, and thanks for participating!

Here is the timeline for the FNBP Trails Plan.

September, 2008
Public Open House
Proposed Trail Network, Classifications & Project List Available for Review

October 6, 2008
Comments Due on the above review documents
http://apps.amicro.biz/feedback/dowl/

December, 2008
Complete Draft Plan Available for Review

January, 2008
Stakeholder Follow-up Meetings
Steering Committee Meeting
Parks & Recreation Commission Review & Public Hearing (January 8, 2009)

Spring 09 Final Trail Improvement Plan Review by the Urban Design Commission

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