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Oakland County Trails, Water & Lands Alliance (TWLA)

History
In April 2012, the Oakland County Natural Areas Advisory Group merged with the Oakland County Trails Advisory Council to form the Trails, Water & Lands Alliance (TWLA). Moving forward, TWLA will continue the work of creating enhanced quality of life opportunities and make for a much stronger, unified voice.

Purpose
To become an informed, coordinated, collaborative body that supports initiatives related to Oakland County's Green Infrastructure Network.

Goals and Objectives 

  • Share information and coordinate efforts at quarterly TWLA meetings
  • Pursue the establishment of partnerships in both the public and private sectors
  • Promote TWLA through the Oak Routes Map, Fall Celebration, Green Infrastructure Vision, and other events and marketing materials
  • Provide support to TWLA partner organizations for grants and other funding opportunities


2014 Meeting Schedule
Unless otherwise noted, meetings occur from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in the East Oakland Room, 2100 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford.

January 16th

April 17th 

July 17th

October 2nd -  **Registration Required!** Fall Celebration Contact Jim Keglovitz (email/phone below) to register.


Contacts

2014 TWLA Chairperson: Kathleen Klein, Community Relations Representative, Waste Management of South East Michigan kklein2@wm.com

Please contact the following persons if you have questions or projects relating to:

Trails/Mapping - Kristen Wiltfang  at 248.975.4267 or wiltfangk@oakgov.com

Green Infrastructure/Natural Areas -Jim Keglovitz at 248.858.5447 or keglovitzj@oakgov.com

For copies of the Oak Routes County Trail Network Map, please contact OCParks@oakgov.com. For questions about trails in the Oakland County Parks -Jon Noyes at 248.760.8360 or noyesj@oakgov.com.

 

 


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