Park Advisory Commission

Congress created the Park Advisory Commission to advise the National Park Service on the preparation and implementation of the General Management Plan. The commission is comprised of fifteen members from the key partner organizations, the local towns and counties, park landowners, the Commonwealth of Virginia, a citizens interest group, the National Park Service, and the U.S. Forest Service. They meet quarterly and all meetings are open to the public. Meeting notes and a profile on each commissioner are posted below.

Meeting Schedule:

Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park next meeting agenda of the Park Advisory Commission:

  • June 20, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.
    Location:
    Warren County Government Center 220 North Commerce Avenue Front Royal, VA
    1) General Introductions Jennifer Flynn, Designated Federal Officer

    2) Adoption of Minutes John Adamson, Chairman

    3) FAC Membership & Nomination Process Update Jennifer Flynn

    4) Review of Park Foundation Document Priorities Jennifer Flynn

    5) Park Operations/Projects Update Karen Beck-Herzog, Site Manager

    6) Introduction of Cultural Resource Program Kyle Rothemich, Cultural Resource Manager

    7) Update on Trails Strategy Karen Beck-Herzog

    8) New Business John Adamson

    9) Questions/Comments from the Public


    Adjourn

    Optional Fieldtrip to Bowman Hite.

    Questions may be directed to Karen Beck-Herzog, Site Manager, at (540) 868-9176.

Park Advisory Commission - approved Meeting Notes:

 

Federal Advisory Commission

 

Jeanne Frink, Commonwealth of Virginia

 

Richard Redmon, Town of Strasburg

 

Carl Bernhards, Town of Middletown

 

Eric Lawrence, Frederick County

 

Vacant, Shenandoah County

 

Lee Meyer, Warren County

 

David Blount, Private Landowner

 

Vacant, Private Landowner

 

Civil War Trust, Citizens Interest Group

 

Stan Hirschberg, Cedar Creek Battlefield Foundation

 

John Adamson, Belle Grove Inc.

 

Rob Nieweg, National Trust for Historic Preservation

 

Nick Picerno, Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation

 

Karen Beck-Herzog, National Park Service (Ex-Officio)

 

Vacant, US National Forest Service (Ex-Officio)

 

Jim Northup, National Park Service (DFO)

Last updated: June 9, 2018

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Phone:

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