Raimondo and her husband, Andy Moffit, joined Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit and environmental advocates at Lincoln Woods State Park Monday.
The state park was included in an announcement earlier this month by Governor Matt Bevin for phase II of the commonwealth’s “Refreshing the Finest” initiative that was launched in 2016.
Starting tomorrow, Feb. 19, you can book an ‘individual’ Alberta campsite. While ‘group’ and ‘comfort’ camping site bookings opened up earlier this month with Kananaskis Country ‘backcountry’ camping opening Feb. 25.
The Two Harbors City Council has rejected all four bids received for the east bathhouse in the Burlington Bay Campground due to significant differences between the budgeted costs and the bid estimates.
County commissioners have asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for an early end to the county’s current 25-year operating lease with the Corps because the county is losing about $65,000 a year on park operations.
Coconino National Forest officials say recent flooding from storm runoff in the Sedona area of north-central Arizona damaged and closed campgrounds and day-use areas along creeks in the Red Rock Ranger District.
The East Bay Regional Park District is keeping an eye on the high water levels at the park’s Del Valle Lake. The campground and marina at the park are included in the closure.
The Woodson Bridge RV Park in Corning was under evacuation Thursday as the Sacramento River rose to flood levels.
Yellowstone National Park is seeking to solve a housing shortage problem for seasonal employees in the park. To that end, the National Park Service wants public comment on a proposal to develop seasonal housing for concessions within the park at the West Entrance and Canyon Village.
With the demolition of the former Kentucky State Police post on U.S. 41-North, John James Audubon State Park Manager Mark Kellen is hoping that the property can be used to develop a natural sound buffer for the park’s adjacent campground.
Georgia Power has transferred operation of the Dames Ferry Campground to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, and High Falls State Park is now operating Dames Ferry as a satellite park.
The hearing, held under the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 (Public Law 88-578), is to receive public input for the proposal. If funded, the selected upgraded campsites are located at Carter Caves State Resort Park campground and include sewer, water and electric improvements.
The West Feliciana Parish Council put off a decision Monday on a zoning change request for a proposed recreational vehicle park on U.S. 61 at the parish’s southern highway entrance.
The Ventura Beach RV resort will be under mandatory evacuation Wednesday evening due to an expected storm that could bring potential flooding.
After a three-hour public meeting of the Madera County Planning Commission last night at the Oakhurst Community Center, the Commission voted unanimously to recommend that the Madera County Board of Supervisors approve a nearly 40-acre RV and camping park on Road 632 (Sky Ranch Road).