West Hudson – Regional Trails Council February 11, 2016

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
West Hudson Regional Trails Council

West Hudson – Regional Trails Council Agenda

6:30 – 8:30 pm, February 11, 2016

Darlington Schoolhouse, 600 Ramapo Valley Road, Mahwah, NJ






Open remarks and welcome (Bob Fuller/Sona Mason)



Open positions for RTC:

  • Vice Chair
  • Secretary (filled – thank you Michael Fuhrman/Dan Chazin)
  • Meeting planner/s (locations, food), (filled – thank you Marek Stykos)



Overview of the structure and purpose of the RTC and its part in the overall organizational structure, including the process for annual and strategic planning, both of which will occur this year. (Ed Goodell)


2016 West Hudson region budget request status (Ed)



Brief report from each trail and program committee (Chairs, Crew Chiefs, or other representatives).  Max 3 min each – just an overview of key issues, volunteer needs (eg: vacant/open supervisor and chair positions, maintainer/crew members needed) and projects for 2016 and beyond.


We need to discuss the specific issue of the possible need for a new LTC in our region.



New VSA Requirements (John Leigh)

Highlights and questions only – please read info on website and have filled out your own forms prior to the meeting.



New Business

  • Recognition (ATC/NPS programs specific to 2016 – all other discussion deferred to next meeting)
  • Recruiting discussion deferred to next meeting
  • WFA/CPR course status
  • Contact Lists
  • Manufactured Blazes



Planning for next meeting and content (what’s needed beyond 2016)

Frequency of meetings, locations, specific date, time, and location for next meeting.




LDTC 2015-8b.pdf12.02 MB
TC Invasives Year in Review 2015-final.pdf1015.38 KB
Bear Mountain Trails Project 2015 Update.pdf210.82 KB
2DEWA Individual VIP Work Log 2016.docx23.62 KB
Hike100ATlog.pdf1.33 MB
RTC Minutes 9-16-15.docx13.96 KB
2015 VSA Presentation Final.pptx1.49 MB
02-11-2016 WH-RTC final agenda dated 2-9-16.docx18.65 KB
02-11-2016 WH-RTC trail and program reports (2).docx27.39 KB
A step-by-step guide on to access your RTC web page content.pptx2.07 MB
WHN Summary Final Report 2015.ppt7.75 MB
RTC.MemoMatls.160201.pdf724.08 KB
Non-LP-Trails.doc81 KB
WestHudsonTrailsCouncil 021116_unapproved.docx18.32 KB