According to Rep. Oberstar’s office (as reported by Bruce Matthews), the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee’s sub-committee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands will be holding a hearing on H.R. 481 on July 8th. When passed, this bill will enact the North Country Trail’s Arrowhead Re-route.
For more info on the House National Parks, Forests and Public Lands subcommittee, visit their website. They maintain an online calendar for their hearings. As of today (6/22) there is not info up yet for the 7/8 hearing on H.R. 481 (or any other July hearings).
For more info on H.R. 481, visit the Library of Congress’ Thomas site and enter H.R. 481 in the search field and highlight the bill number tab.
For more info on the Arrowhead Re-route, visit the NCTA website Arrowhead Re-route page.