The public is asked to provide input on actions such as adding a second restroom, installing more defined campsites, closing some road access to the John Day River, moving camping away from the edge of the John Day River to help with waste and water quality issues, as well as converting some roads to trails, and installing a parking area.
The Environmental Assessment is available online under “Documents Currently under Review” at http://www.blm.gov/or/districts/prineville/plans/index.php or by requesting a paper copy from the Prineville District Office at (541) 416-6700. More information about the proposed actions can be found at http://www.blm.gov/or/districts/prineville/plans/priest.php.
All comments must be received in writing by the Prineville District Office by Friday, August 24. Comments can be mailed to: Prineville BLM, attn. Priest Hole Site Plan EA, 3050 N.E. 3rd Street, Prineville, OR 97754; by fax at (541) 416-6798, or by emailing the office at BLM_OR_PR_Mail@blm.gov with the words “Priest Hole Site Plan EA” in the subject line.