Public Invited to Community Meetings on Forest Plan Revision
SILVER CITY, NM; October 18th, 2016 – For Immediate Release – The Gila National Forest would like to remind the public of community meetings scheduled in late October to early November 2016 to discuss assessment key findings on ecological, social, and economic topics, collaborate to determine needs-for-change to the current Forest Plan, and continue the dialogue between the Forest and nearby residents, users, and interested individuals. The revised Forest Plan will describe the strategic direction for management of forest resources for the next fifteen years on the Gila National Forest.
Community meetings will occur on the following dates and locations. Meetings are open house style so people can drop in anytime during the meeting.
Date Time Location
October 24th 7-9 pm Roundup Lodge, Acklin Hill Road, San Lorenzo
October 25th 5-7 pm Quemado High School Cafeteria, 3484 Hwy 60, Quemado
October 26th 4-6:30 pm Glenwood Community Center, 14 Menges Ln, Glenwood
October 27th 4-6:30 pm Catron County Fairgrounds Building, Hwy 12, Reserve
November 1st 4-6:30 pm Lyon Event Center, 2953 South Broadway, Truth or Consequences
November 2nd 4-6:30 pm WNMU Global Resource Center, 12th & Kentucky Streets, Silver City
November 3rd 4-6:30 pm NM Farm and Ranch Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces