Game and Fish Commission to discuss Northern Arizona Regional Shooting Facility

Game and Fish Commission to discuss Northern Arizona Regional Shooting Facility

Arizona Game and Fish Department
Arizona Game and Fish Department

Flagstaff, Arizona – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Arizona Game and Fish Commission (Commission) will be provided a presentation on the Northern Arizona Regional Shooting Facility (NARSF) including the current issues, planning efforts and pending decisions on the proposed Willard Springs land exchange at its March 2009 meeting.

If you are interested in providing public input on the proposed NARSF, you are encouraged to attend the upcoming Commission meeting on Saturday, March 7 at the Department’s Phoenix headquarters. Live video-conferencing will also be made available at all Game and Fish Regional Offices, including Flagstaff, to provide additional public participation opportunities for those that can’t travel to Phoenix.

During the presentation, the Arizona Game and Fish Department will brief the Commission on past significant events, Commission objectives and direction relating to the NARSF, how it has evolved, and the latest developments relating to the proposed Willard Springs Land Exchange. The presentation will also include an overview of how the National Environmental Policy Act process functions. The public will have the opportunity to comment on this item.

The Commission may vote to take action on or provide the Department direction on items covered in the update. The complete March 6 and 7, 2009 Commission Agenda is available at http://www.azgfd.gov/inside_azgfd/meeting_agenda.shtml .

Meeting location information:

Department Headquarters
5000 W. Carefree Highway
Phoenix, Arizona 85086
Main Line: 602-942-3000

Live Video Conferencing Locations:

Region 1 – Pinetop Office
2878 E. White Mountain Blvd.
Pinetop, Arizona 85935
Main Line: 928-367-4281

Region 2 – Flagstaff Regional Office
3500 S. Lake Mary Road
Flagstaff, Arizona 86001
Main Line: 928-774-5045

Region 3 – Kingman Office
5325 N. Stockton Hill Road
Kingman, Arizona 86409
Main Line: 928-692-7700

Region 4 – Yuma Office
9140 E. 28th Street
Yuma, Arizona 85365
Main Line: 928-342-0091

Region 5 – Tucson Office
555 N. Greasewood Road
Tucson, Arizona 85745
Main Line: 520-628-5376

Region 6 – Mesa Office
7200 E. University Drive
Mesa, Arizona 85207
Main Line: 480-981-9400

Meeting Date and Time:

Saturday, March 7
Meeting start time: 8 a.m.
Agenda item #2

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