A public meeting scheduled in Vermillion to discuss the draft plan for the proposed Niobrara Confluence and Ponca Bluffs Conservation Areas has been postponed due to inclement weather.
The meeting was scheduled to be held Wednesday evening in the Vermillion City Library. It has rescheduled for Thursday, April 11.
There is no change for the meeting scheduled in Niobrara. The new meeting schedule is as follows:
Thursday, April 11, 2013
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Vermillion Public Library
18 Church Street
Vermillion, South Dakota
Thursday, April 11, 2013 (no change)
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Lutheran Fellowship Hall
2532 Apple Street (Just south of Moody Motors)
Individual or group representatives may visit the project website (http://parkplanning.nps.gov/niob-ponca) to learn more or to provide comments. The Service and NPS will gather public input as part of public comment period until June 14, 2013. All comments received before June 14th will be considered by the agencies during completion of the final environmental impact statement.
Public meetings regarding the draft plan will begin with an informational presentation followed by an open house where individuals can meet one-on-one with the Service and NPS staff for additional discussion. Information will continue to be broadcast via local radio stations in the event of a cancellation or further postponement. For more information or to provide comments, contact:
Nick Kaczor, Planning Team Leader
Division of Refuge Planning
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
P.O. Box 25486, DFC
Denver, Colorado 80225
Steve Mietz, Superintendent
National Park Service
Missouri National Recreational River
508 East 2nd Street
Yankton, South Dakota 57078