County Forest Citizens' Advisory Sub-Committee

Mission/Purpose:
Assists the Forestry and Recreation Committee in formulating long-range plans for the County Forest, advising the Forestry Committee regarding conflicting recreational use issues, and preparing the budget and annual work plan for Forestry.

Statutory responsibilities:
None, established by County Ordinance #O-16-98.

Membership:
The County Forest Citizens' Advisory Sub-Committee shall be comprised of 11 citizens at large and should be representative of geographic Marathon County.

Term:
Members shall serve a two-year term appointed by the Chair of the Forestry and Recreation Committee. The sub-committee shall elect its officers and adopt its own rules and regulations for carrying out its duties. Meets quarterly or more often as needed.

Reporting Relationship:
The County Forest Citizens' Advisory Sub-Committee shall be accountable to the Forestry and Recreation Committee.

Duties and Responsibilities:
The Duties and Responsibilities of the County Forest Citizens' Advisory Sub-Committee are:

  1. Give advice and counsel to the Forestry and Recreation Committee regarding long-range forest and outdoor recreation plans for the county forest.
  2. Provide recommendations to the Forestry and Recreation Committee on priorities for development of the Forestry annual budget and work plan.
  3. Operate as a focus group on specific problems or questions posed by the Forestry and Recreation Committee.
  4. Attends tours of recreation, forestry and wildlife projects in County forests.
  5. Prepare an annual report for the Forestry and Recreation Committee of activities and issue addressed in the prior year and goals and activities anticipated in the current year.

The quarterly agendas and minutes of the County Forest Citizens' Advisory Sub-Committee can be found below:

Meeting Date Agenda Packet Minutes
December 19, 2018      
September 19, 2018 09192018_Agenda 09192018_Packet 09192018_Minutes
June 6, 2018 06062018_Agenda 06062018 Packet 06062018 Minutes
March 21, 2018 03212018 Agenda 03212018 Packet 03212018 Minutes
December 20, 2017 12202017 Agenda 12202017 Packet 12202017 Minutes
September 20, 2017 09202017 Agenda 09202017 Packet 09202017 Minutes
June 6, 2017 06062017 Agenda 06062017 Packet 06062017 Minutes
March 8, 2017 03082017 Agenda 03082017 Packet 03082017 Minutes
December 21, 2016 12212016 Agenda 12212016 Packet 12212016 Minutes
September 21, 2016 09212016 Agenda 09212016 Packet 09212016 Minutes
June 7, 2016 06072016 Agenda 06072016 Packet 06072016 Minutes