The Trails Advisory Committee (TAC) members are

 Name

 Commenced

 Expires

 

Mark Fortin, Chair

 01/07/19

 12/31/22

Vanessa Jones, Vice-Chair

 01/07/19

 12/31/22

James Kullogowski

 01/07/19

 12/31/22

 Ann-Marie Orlusky

 01/24/17

 12/31/20

 Charles E. Martin

 09/26/17

 12/31/20

 Tom Lewis

 10/23/18

 12/31/19

Govind Seshadri

 01/03/17

 12/31/20

Mayor Phillip Kramer,
Council Liaison

 01/07/19

 12/31/19

Tara Kenyon, AICP/PP, Land Preservation and Management Consultant

The ordinance that established the TAC states: 

A Township of Franklin Trails Advisory Committee is hereby established to involve trail users and Township residents in advising Township departments, the Manager and the Council on issues related to trail acquisition, design, maintenance, and use. 

 

The Township of Franklin Trails Advisory Committee is advisory to the Mayor, the Manager, and Township Council and makes recommendations to promote, protect and assist in the development of enjoyable, safe, convenient trail opportunities for pedestrians, bicyclists, and equestrians throughout the Township of Franklin planning area. Duties of the Trails Advisory Committee include:

 

  • identifying current and future trails interests and needs of the community;

  • identifying trail opportunities and options during development review, and analyzing alternatives for maximum potential benefit;

  • making recommendations to the Township Council on trail policies and design issues;

  • making recommendations on the acquisition and development of trail facilities, and trail use;

  • conducting trail surveys for maintenance and safety recommendations;

  • reviewing and commenting on public and private development actions to promote trails interests; and

  • other related duties.