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Wednesday, 19 February 2020 09:14

FRA 2020 Fall Board Meeting

Information subject to change
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 09:14

FRA 2020 Appalachian Region Fall Meeting

Sept. 22-24, Twin Falls State Park, Mullens, WV
More information to come
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 09:13

FRA 2020 Annual Meeting

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May 18-20, Omni Austin Downtown, Austin, TX

Registration for FRA’s 2020 Annual Meeting is now live. Click here to register and for more information.

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 09:10

FRA 2020 Southeastern Region Spring Meeting

April 21-23, 2020

Clemson University & The Inn at Patrick Square
Clemson, South Carolina

April 1, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Contact Rick Meyer, [email protected], for more information.

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 08:25

FRA 2020 Southcentral Region Spring Meeting

2020 Southcentral Region Spring Meeting

Registration for the FRA 2020 Southcentral Region Spring Meeting, March 10 - 12 in Alexandria, LA is now open.

Please CLICK HERE to register, and see information about this year’s agenda and venue.

Friday, 14 February 2020 11:55

FRA Issue Update - 2/14/20

Senator Steve Daines (R-MT) announced that he is weeks away from introducing legislation that would provide for more thinning on national forests to prevent wildfires. Senator Daines and Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) have been working on the bill since 2018.
Monday, 10 February 2020 07:37

FRA Issue Update - 2/7/20

We heard from Rep. Bruce Westerman (R-AR-4) that he intends to roll out his long-anticipated legislation next week that would promote tree planting, forest management and markets for wood products and biomass.
Friday, 31 January 2020 11:54

FRA Issue Update - 1/31/20

On January 27, a bicameral letter signed by 151 Representatives and 38 Senators was delivered to Acting Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Chad Wolf. The letter urges the DHS to immediately release an additional 64,716 additional H-2B visas as authorized in the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020.
Friday, 24 January 2020 11:36

FRA Issue Update - 1/24/20

The FRA team continues to make Hill visits to advance the Safe Routes Act (HR 2453). The meetings this week included a visit with House Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) Committee majority staff. T&I staff are in the process of compiling many transportation related bills for consideration in the Reauthorization of the Surface Transportation Act.
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