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Salmonberry Trail meeting set for April 5th in Salem

Salmonberry Trail meeting set for April 5th in Salem

SALEM, Ore. - The Salmonberry Trail Intergovernmental Agency (STIA) will meet to discuss the proposed Salmonberry Trail corridor 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. April 5th, 2019 in the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) Classroom Conference Room ,ODFW HQ Office, 4034 Fairview Industrial Drive SE, Salem, OR 97302. The meeting is open to the public.

The meeting will open with a 1 1/2 hour work session for the board to continue the development of a long range strategic plan. Following the work session at 11:30 the business meeting will begin. Items to be discussed include an update about the potential development of a new non-profit dedicated to the development of the Salmonberry Trail as well as potential trail partners interested in pursuing trail development along the Salmonberry corridor in their communities.

The proposed Salmonberry Trail is an 84-mile corridor that follows the Port of Tillamook Bay Railway and terminates in Banks. The proposed route connects eight cities and two counties, passing by the Oregon coastline, fisheries, farmland and the Oregon Coast Range.

STIA was established to promote and facilitate coordinated direction and guidance in the planning, development and maintenance of the multi-use trail.

For more information contact Dennis Wiley, Salmonberry Trail project manager, at 503-986-0723 or Individuals that need special accommodations to attend the meeting should contact Dennis Wiley at least three days in advance.