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DOI - 76838 - Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council - Statutory (Congress Created)
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameStar-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory CouncilAgency NameDepartment of the Interior
Fiscal Year2020Committee Number76838
Original Establishment Date4/11/2011Committee StatusAdministratively Inactive
Actual Termination Date Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*35
Current Charter Date5/5/2015Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Assistant Superintendent, Northeast Region
Date Of Renewal Charter Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date4/11/2021Designated Federal Officer First Name*Charles
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Grady
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*National Trails System Act, 16 U.S.C. 1241-1251Designated Federal Officer Phone*(410) 962-4290
Effective Date Of Authority*5/8/2008Designated Federal Officer Fax*(410) 962-2500
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*charles_grady@nps.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Committee advises on matters relating to the Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail, including but not limited to, the selection of rights-of-way, standards for the erection and maintenance of markers along the trail, and interpretation and administration of the trail.
How is membership balanced?*The membership is made up of federal, state and District of Columbia representatives, as well as members from private organizations who have a recognized interest in the trail.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Council is administratively inactive and did not meet in FY 2020. The Council's last meeting was held in FY 2017. The Council worked to continue Trail development and increased community engagement. Council members from Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia, representing community groups, tourism agencies, local and state governments, and non-profit cultural organizations, worked closely as partners during the Trail’s initial development and on the commemoration of the Bicentennial of the War of 1812. During this period there was great investment of time and funds by the NPS and these partners. As the Trail entered its current period of transition and second phase of development, the Advisory Council provided advice on strategic planning goals related to recreation, interpretation and education, tourism, and conservation.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*To provide advice and consultation to the Secretary of the Interior and the National Park Service on matters relating to the Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail.
Why close or partially close meetings?No Council meetings are closed.
Recommendation RemarksThe Council did not meet in FY 2020. The Council is currently administratively inactive.
Hide Section - PERFORMANCE MEASURES

PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentNoAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentNot Applicable
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNot ApplicableNumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoneDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNot ApplicableGrants Review CommentNot Applicable
Number Of Recommendations*1Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThe Council did not meet in FY 2020.

• January 23, 2017
Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine (Baltimore, MD)
Consensus and agreement among group that the future Trail priorities for the next few years would be educational initiatives, special events/interpretation, and promotion through social media and websites.

• July 1, 2015
Bladensburg Waterfront Park (Bladensburg, MD)
No motions noted; the meeting served as an introductory/ re-gathering of the Council since this was the first time the group met after the Trail administration transitioned from the NPS Chesapeake Bay Office to Fort McHenry NM&HS.

• November 4, 2014
Accokeek Foundation (Accokeek, MD)
Joint meeting with the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail Advisory Council Meeting
Meeting rescheduled

• September 30, 2014
NPS Chesapeake Bay Offices (Annapolis, MD)
No motions noted; this was a sub-committee of the STSP Advisory Council; the group discussed future Trail goals, activities, and metrics now that the bicentennial commemoration was over. Conversation about these topics were planned to continue at the November 4, 2015 Advisory Council Meeting.

• July 9, 2014
Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum (St. Leonard, MD)
No motions noted; draft action matrix was developed that will guide the group’s collective work over the next 2-3 years; draft will be reviewed at the next meeting; each individual Council member shared their committed efforts and projects that further development of the Trail.

• April 17, 2014
NPS Chesapeake Bay Offices (Annapolis, MD)
No actions noted; discussions were focused on the various upcoming events and activities for the bicentennial summer.

• March 17, 2014
NPS Chesapeake Bay Offices (Annapolis, MD)
Meeting cancelled; rescheduled for April 17, 2014

• December 13, 2013
Cultural Tourism DC Office (Washington, DC)
Joint meeting with the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail Advisory Council Meeting
No motions noted: group discussed ways to collaborate to connect people to Chesapeake experiences, expand public access, and conserve evocative landscapes; each individual Council member shared their committed efforts and projects that further development of the Trails.

• October 17, 2012
Kings Landing Park (Huntingtown, MD)
No motion noted; trail and bicentennial updates presented; two-year action plan and the creation of a “friends” trail partner were discussed

• June 28, 2011
Fort McHenry national Monument and Historic Shrine (Baltimore, MD)
Trail plan introduced; alternative management concepts, public scoping workshops, signage project; interpretive planning, bicentennial efforts, and funding opportunities were discussed; no motions noted
Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe Council did not make any recommendations in FY 2020.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThe Council did not make any recommendations in FY 2020.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*Not ApplicableAccess CommentNot Applicable
Agency Feedback Comment*Not ApplicableNarrative Description*The committee advises on matters relating to the Star-Spangled Banner NHT, including but not limited to, the selection of rights-of-way, standards for the erection and maintenance of markers along the trail, and interpretation and administration of the trail.
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COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Members*$0.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$0.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$0.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.00Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
Cost RemarksEst Cost Remarks
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Interest Areas

Category
Area
Land
Conservation and Preservation
Land Management and Use
National Parks, Sites, Trails, Recreational Areas Monuments
Social Sciences
History
Transportation
Boating and Navigation
Highways
Water
Harbors
Rivers
Water Use
Waterways
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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Hide Section - CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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Hide Section - DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-035417Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2019
 COM-033266Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2018
 COM-001529Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2017
 COM-002760Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2016
 COM-003704Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2015
 COM-004975Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2014
 COM-005788Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2013
 COM-007128Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2012
 COM-007881Star-Spangled Banner National Historical Trail Advisory Council2011