Home > calendar > Page
Oversight Hearing on "Public Impact of Closing Amenities at Yosemite National Park"
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 10:00 AM
Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation
1324 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515


Oversight Hearing on:

  • "Public Impact of Closing Amenities at Yosemite National Park"

Archived Video Webcast:

Witnesses and Testimony:

PANEL I

The Honorable John Garamendi
Member of Congress

PANEL II

Jonathan B. Jarvis
Director
National Park Service
U.S. Department of the Interior

Wendy Brown
Yosemite for Everyone
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Brian Ouzounian
Yosemite Valley Campers Coalition
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Peter Hoss
Mariposa, CA
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Bob Asquith
Groveland, CA
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Background:

The focus of this hearing is to examine the public impact of closing amenities at Yosemite National Park. By enforcing policies that eliminate public recreational opportunities, the National Park Service is pushing visitors away from the park.

Related Documents:

Latest News

Bishop Statement on the Appointment of Brian Steed as Director of the Bureau of Land Management

Chairman Rob Bishop (R-UT) issued the following statement in reaction to the appointment of Brian Steed as Acting Director of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM): “Brian Steed has the expertise to hel...... Read more

Financial Controls Over Federal Assistance Dominates Hearing on Hurricane Recovery in U.S. Territories

Today, the Full Committee held an oversight hearing on “The Need for Transparent Financial Accountability in Territories' Disaster Recovery Efforts." The panel reviewed the financial needs of both Pue...... Read more

Committee Passes Bipartisan SECURE American Energy Act

Today, the House Committee on Natural Resources passed H.R. 4239, the “Strengthening the Economy with Critical Untapped Resources to Expand American Energy Act” or “SECURE American Energy Act.” The bi...... Read more

View All News

Calendar

No upcoming scheduled events

View All Events