Greater MN Parks & Trails Annual Meeting Preview

The Greater Minnesota Parks & Trails Annual Memberhip Meeting is coming up soon! The meeting will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 19th at 10 a.m. at the Monticello Community Center.

If you haven’t already, please RSVP for the meeting using the online form created for the event:

The agenda for the meeting will include:

  • Elections for 2017-2018 GMPT Board positions
  • Discussion and adoption of the 2017 legislative policies and agenda
  • Update for Greater Minnesota Regional Parks & Trails Commission (GMRPTC)on designation and applications
  • Update on local parks and trails funding

Regarding the legislative policies and agenda – it is critical that we hear from members about what is important to them. Members were previously emailed a link to a survey regarding the development of next year’s policies. The survey can be accessed at

If you haven’t filled it out yet, please take the survey and give us your thoughts on the proposed policies and agenda. Please fill in the blanks if you would like to make any changes, additions or deletions.

If you have questions regarding policies or agenda items, please contact Elizabeth Wefel at or our legislative chair, Laird Mork, at