For Immediate Release
Contact: Linda Stamer
Date: March 4, 2019
Southern California Mountains Foundation Seeks Public input on Draft Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) State Grants
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., March 4, 2019 –The Southern California Mountains Foundation is seeking public comments on two preliminary grants submitted on March 4, 2019 to the State of California Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division (OHMVRD). These draft applications were based on public and staff feedback given in January and February and seek to support OHV education and restoration efforts in the San Bernardino National Forest. Comments can be submitted from Tuesday, March 5th through Monday, May 6, 2019 by 5pm.
The Southern California Mountains Foundation, the San Bernardino National Forest, and the State of California Off Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division has had a successful partnership for the past 15 years restoring forest lands and providing quality OHV education programs.
Full proposals can be read at the California State Parks OHV website at http://www.ohv.parks.ca.gov. Public review and comment instructions are available at http://ohv.parks.ca.gov/?page id=29826 under the “Grants” tab. The Foundation will review and consider all public comments and submit the final application to the State on June 3, 2019. Hard and digital copies are available by contacting Linda Stamer at or 909-382-2738.
Comments are required to be submitted to the California State parks via their website or by email to Linda Stamer by May 6th.
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About the Southern California Mountains Foundation:
The Southern California Mountains Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that believes connecting communities to its public lands is the key to their survival. They mobilize individuals to inspire and engage in environmental citizenship. The Mountains Foundation achieves its mission by raising money, organizing critical volunteer resources, and creating and managing programs focused on health, stewardship and sustainability of our Southern California mountains and urban “forests”. Visit www.MountainsFoundation.org