Mid-Atlantic Regional Partnership Committee
October 15, 2005
9:00 a.m. Coffee
9:30 a.m. Welcome and introductions
Summary of inaugural Stewardship Council Meeting (Karen Lutz, Kerry Snow)
9:45 a.m. Introduction to "regional" concept (Kerry Snow)
A discussion of the purpose of the RPC, i.e. get away from concentration on local club issues and develop a broader view.
10:00 a.m. A case study: AT shelters, ATC perspective (Karen Lutz)
A discussion of management policies, primitive ethics, coordination with ATPO and Agency partners, etc.
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Budget, planning, project prioritization (Karen Lutz, Bob Proudman)
A discussion of budget cycle, role of RPC in prioritization of funding, FMSS, information management
2:30 p.m. Assessment data, corridor management, natural and cultural resource management, etc. (Michele Miller, David Reus, Sally Naser, Todd Remaley)
A discussion of the role of clubs and RPC in establishing levels of activity and metrics for performance
3:30 p.m. New business
Queen City airport relocation
4:00 p.m. RPC structure
Formation of sub-committees: Budget Committee, Corridor Management Committee, Land Use Committee, Natural & Cultural Resources Committee, Meetings Committee, RPC Handbook Committee, Volunteer Development Committee
A discussion of coordination of sub-committees with specific ATC personnel, Grants to Clubs, Grants for Outreach
5:30 p.m. Dinner (Bob Sickley)
Reference materials are available online at www.nynjtc.org/ATC/MidAtlantic -- Club President’s Handbook, AT Project Management Cycle, MARO Master Responsibility, BOM Handbook.