El Dorado County Resource Advisory Committee Virtual Meeting on April 7, 2021 – RAC proposal deadline approaching soon

Contact(s): Jennifer Chapman, , 530-957-9660


The El Dorado County Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) will hold a virtual meeting on Wednesday, April 7 from 4-6 p.m. on Microsoft Teams. The RAC is an advisory committee that is authorized under the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act (SRS) to recommend funding for eligible projects that benefit federal lands in El Dorado County.

Applicants who are preparing proposals will have an opportunity to ask questions about the RAC grant application process at the April 7 meeting. The deadline for proposals for the current grant cycle is April 16, 2021 (by 4:30 pm). Updates on outreach activities and additional funding for this grant cycle will also be provided. 

The public is welcome to attend the RAC meeting via internet or phone (please choose only one option):

Join on your computer or mobile app

Or call in (audio only)
Phone #: 323-886-7051
Phone Conference ID: 102 868 402#

Written comments and requests to make comments during the meeting can be sent to Jennifer Chapman, El Dorado County RAC Coordinator at jennifer.chapman@usda.gov or by phone at (530) 957-9660.

RAC grant application forms, instructions, project evaluation criteria, and other information are found on the El Dorado County RAC website here. A letter of support from the local District Ranger or other federal land manager is required with the application.

Completed project application package should be submitted electronically to:  SM.FS.ElDoradoRAC@usda.gov .

  • Application deadline: April 16, 2021 (by 4:30 pm)

Please visit the following websites for more information on the Secure Rural Schools program and Resource Advisory Committees (RACs):

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