The MRCC board will hold a brief meeting to elect officers for 2013 and address several other housekeeping measures, before adjourning to the Annual Membership Program.
We've got a great program highlighting trends in private land acquisition - and impacts to local tax base - as well as updates on developing issues over potential changes to wetland policy, and how plans are moving forward to build a state of the art system of regional parks and trails in Greater Minnesota. The program will concludes with a legislative panel featuring Senate Minority leader Tom Bakk.
Dinner is compliments of Rainy Lake Visitors and Convention Bureau! 6 p.m. Mike Ward, Voyageurs National Park Superintendent will discuss the challenges and benefits of managing the only national park in Minnesota and the only water-based park in the national park system. 6:30 p.m. Dinner is served.