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Outdoor Recreation Grants Advisory Committee scheduled to meet Oct. 28-30

October 14, 2014


The Outdoor Recreation Grants Advisory Committee is scheduled to meet on October 28, 29, and 30 in Little Rock and Jacksonville. The committee will gather at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 28, in the Arkansas State Parks Conference Room on the fourth floor of the Multi Agency Complex at One Capitol Mall in Little Rock. It will allow the Outdoor Recreation Grants Program staff to assist the committee in reviewing of the Fiscal Year 2015 FUN Park and 50/50 Matching Grant Applications for city and county park development.

On Wednesday, October 29, the group will be in Rooms A and B of the Jacksonville Community Center, located at 5 Municipal Drive in Jacksonville, beginning at 8:30 a.m. This session is for invited 50/50 Matching Grant Applicants. October 30 at 10 a.m. is the date and time for invited FUN Park Grant Applicants. Times have been scheduled for each applicant to describe their grant request and answer questions the committee might have to assist them with the grant award recommendations.

For more information contact John Beneke, director of Outdoor Recreation Grants Program, Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism, 1 Capitol Mall, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201; 501-682-1301.

Submitted by the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism
One Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201, 501-682-7606
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"Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism"