Board of Game Commissioners to meet on January 31 - February 2, 2016.
The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners will hold its first quarterly meeting of 2016, Jan. 31 thru Feb. 2, in the agency's Harrisburg headquarters, 2001 Elmerton Avenue, just off the Progress Avenue exit of Interstate 81 in Harrisburg, Dauphin County. A link to a live stream of the meeting will be available on the agency home page following public comments. A copy of the agenda will be posted roughly two weeks prior.
On Sunday, Jan. 31, beginning at 1 p.m., the Board will hear public recommendations for 2016-17 hunting and furtaking seasons and bag limits. Doors will open at noon. Individuals interested in offering public testimony – limited to five minutes – may begin to register at noon on a first-come, first-to-speak basis. PowerPoint presentations will not be permitted during public comment.
On Monday, Feb. 1, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Board will hear any additional public comments followed by Game Commission staff reports. Doors open at 7:45 a.m. Registration for those interested in offering public testimony – limited to five minutes – also will begin at that time. PowerPoint presentations will not be permitted during public comment.
On Tuesday, Feb. 2, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Board will take up its prepared agenda to give preliminary approval to hunting and trapping seasons and bag limits for 2016-17 and establish other meeting dates for the coming year, among other things. Doors open at 7:45 a.m.
Additional quarterly meetings will be listed when scheduled.
Other Special Events
||Working Group Meeting, Harrisburg |
Working group meetings are informational sessions between Game Commission staff and the Board of Commissioners, and no official action is taken by the board at working group meetings. The meetings are open to the public; there is no period for public comment.