Gallatin County Resource Advisory Committee

Gallatin County RAC: 

The committee is authorized under the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act and operates in compliance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act.  The purpose of the RAC is to improve collaborative relationships and to provide advice and recommendations to the Forest Service concerning projects and funding consistent with Title II of the Act as well as make recommendations on recreation fee proposals for sites on the Custer Gallatin National Forest. The Gallatin RAC serves Gallatin County and is consistent with the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act. 

 

History

  • Gallatin RAC met on December 2, 2022 in a hybrid in-person/virtual meeting to consider and vote on project proposals.  The meeting was at the Bozeman Ranger District office and on Microsoft Teams from noon to 5:00 p.m..  Agenda   Meeting Minutes  Approved Projects
  • Gallatin RAC met virtually on October 13, 2021 to consider and vote on project proposals.  The Microsoft Teams meeting was from 8:00 to noon.  Agenda  Meeting Minutes
  • Gallatin RAC met virtually on December 9, 2020 to Consider Recreation Enhancement Act Fee Proposals. The Microsoft Teams meeting was from 9:00 am-4:00 pm  Agenda  Meeting Minutes
  • The Gallatin County RAC met on February 28, 2020 - Meeting Notes Gallatin County RAC
  • The Secure Rural Schools Charter was filed October 17, 2019. 
  • The new Gallatin County RAC members were approved in October 2019.  

Category A Members

Garry Edson  
Joe Josephson
Esther Fishbaugh 
Jon Hudson
Sam Magro

Category B Members

Mark DeOpsomer
Robert Knapp 
Daniel Porter 
Tom Olliff 
Aaron Clausen

Category C Members

Allison Gidley 
Patrick Cross 
Ronald Normandeau 
Peter Bennett

Archive

2016 Meeting information

The Gallatin County RAC met Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 12:30 - 4:00.
Location: Custer Gallatin Supervisor's Office, 2nd floor conference room

Agenda   Meeting Minutes from October 13, 2016

2015 Meeting information

The Gallatin County RAC met Friday, October 2, 2015 from 9 - 12:30.
Location:  Bozeman Public Libary, Large Community Room

Agenda   Meeting Minutes from October 2, 2015 

Gallatin Accomplishment Report - Gallatin Co. RAC did not meet in Fiscal Year 2015.

2014 Meeting Information

The Gallatin County RAC met on Feb. 21, 2014

Meeting Notes from Feb. 21, 2014

Approved Project Spreadsheet 

Gallatin RAC Guidelines rtf
Gallatin RAC Final Ranking Criteria pdf doc

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