Olympic Peninsula Resource Advisory Committee (RAC); Title II Projects
The Secure Rural Schools Act (SRS Act) was reauthorized by section 524 of P.L. 114-10 and signed into law by the President on April 16, 2015. In total, approximately $285 million in Forest Service authorized SRS funding will benefit 41 states and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico in support of local schools and roads and for other purposes. Additional information about Title II projects.
Current Information, 2016
Meeting: A public meeting was held April 6, 2016.
If you would like more information please contact Susan Piper, RAC Coordinator, Olympic National Forest, (360) 956-2435.
Olympic National Forest received a total of $375,580 in Title II 2015 funds:
- Clallam County $129,177
- Grays Harbor County $71,231
- Jefferson County $121,233
- Mason County $53,939
The application period for Title II project proposals closed on November 25, 2015; 22 proposals for 31 projects were received.
Future RAC membership and 2016 Title II Funding
The Olympic National Forest is waiting for the Forest Service and Department of Agriculture offices in Washington, DC to approve new Resource Advisory Committee membership which includes three vacancies in the current RAC. Once approved, the Committee will have the responsibility to review future Title II applications and make recommendations to the Olympic National Forest.
Hard copy submission forms are available at the Supervisor’s Office, 1835 Black Lk Blvd SW, Olympia, WA.
Archived Agendas, Minutes, Applications
- Find past records of Olympic Resource Advisory Council Title II proposals, documents, and applications.