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loan opportunities.
Community Financial Assistance staff.

Council, commission and committee meetings

The Community Financial Assistance program works with various advisory councils, commissions and committees.

Off-road vehicles

Off-Road Vehicle Advisory Council

Creation and membership requirements: s. 15.347(9), Wis. Stats. [exit DNR]
Duties: s. 23.178, Wis. Stats. [exit DNR]
Current Members
Council By-Laws [PDF]

Next meeting

ORV Council Meeting
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Village of Tigerton - Village Hall, 221 Birch St., Tigerton, WI 54486



Contact Jillian Steffes (715) 210-4911 with questions.

Snowmobile recreation

Snowmobile Recreation Council

Origin and Appointments: There is created in the department of natural resources a snowmobile recreational council consisting of 15 members nominated by the governor, and with the advice and consent of the senate, appointed for staggered 3-year terms. Commencing on July 1, 1972, ...all terms shall be for 3 years with 5 positions on the council to expire each year. At least 5 members of the council shall be from the territory north, and at least 5 members shall be from the territory south, of a line running east and west through the south limits of the city of Stevens Point. s. 15.347(7), Wis. Stats. [exit DNR]

Duties: (1) The snowmobile recreational council shall carry out studies and make recommendations to the legislature, governor, department of natural resources and department of transportation on all matters related to this chapter or otherwise affecting snowmobiles and snowmobiling. (2) The department shall prepare written minutes of each meeting of the snowmobile recreational council and shall make them available to any interested party upon request. s. 350.14, Wis. Stats. [exit DNR]

Procedures and Recommendations to DNR: s. 350.145, Wis. Stats. [exit DNR]
Council Organizational Articles: By-Laws [PDF]

Next meetings

Full Snowmobile Council Meeting
Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Multiple Locations:
Conference Room at DNR Rhinelander Service Center, 107 Sutliff Avenue, Rhinelander
Conference Room at DNR Green Bay Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave, Green Bay
Conference Room at DNR Spooner Service Center, 810 W Maple St, Spooner
Conference Room at DNR Fitchburg Service Center, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd, Fitchburg

Council & Committee Agendas Meeting Minutes
Members Term Expires Representing Committee Assignment
Bob Lang, Council-Chair July 1, 2020 North Chair participates on all
Dale Mayo, Vice-Chair July 1, 2021 North Deputy-Chair participates on all
Bev Dittmar July 1, 2019 North Infrastructure, Tourism
Arlyn Baumgarten July 1, 2019 South Law Enforcement and Safety
Tom Chwala July 1, 2021 South Tourism
Joel Enking July 1, 2021 North Infrastructure, LE and Safety
Gary Hilgendorf July 1, 2019 North Chair-Infrastructure, Finance
Mike Holden July 1, 2019 South Finance, LE and Safety
Sam Landes July 1, 2020 South Chair-LE and Safety
Andy Malecki, Jr. July 1, 2020 North Infrastructure, LE and Safety
Steve "Fuzzy" Moran July 1, 2019 North Infrastructure, Tourism
Dave Newman July 1, 2020 North Chair-Finance, Infrastructure
Nancy Olson July 1, 2019 South Finance, Tourism
Jeff Schwaller July 1, 2020 North Finance, Tourism
Lee Van Zeeland July 1, 2021 South Chair-Tourism, Finance

Contact Jillian Steffes (715) 210-4911 with questions.

Last revised: Thursday December 12 2019