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Old July 28th, 2013, 10:44 AM   #1
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Oxford area residents WE NEED YOU TONIGHT! Wed, 8/14.

UPDATE 8/8/13
Oakland County parks & rec is making the proposal to the township board next week, August 13 & 14th. Please turn out and be willing to let the township board that you are a resident and you support this park.


If you are in support of the new ORV area, please make it to the Oxford Village municipal complex (22 W. Burdick St.) Thursday night for the 3rd of 3 meetings.

Last week there were several locals who voiced opposition and I suspect they will be rallying their neighbors. So, we need you.

****** OK all you LOUD mouths .......... - Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest

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Old July 28th, 2013, 11:00 AM   #2
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Thanks for pushing this on the local guys. I will try and make it to the next meeting.
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Old July 28th, 2013, 11:17 AM   #3
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Ill be there again. If we want this we'll have to work for it.
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Old July 28th, 2013, 11:44 AM   #4
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Old July 28th, 2013, 12:09 PM   #5
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What were the reasons for opposing it?
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Old July 28th, 2013, 12:42 PM   #6
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What were the reasons for opposing it?
2 basic reasons.

1) fear of noise
2) disruption of their community
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Old July 28th, 2013, 05:40 PM   #7
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Old July 29th, 2013, 08:46 AM   #8
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Old July 29th, 2013, 08:54 AM   #9
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Old July 29th, 2013, 01:44 PM   #10
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Old July 29th, 2013, 01:47 PM   #11
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We met at 51 north in lake orion last week @ 5:00.
Works for me again.
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Old July 29th, 2013, 02:06 PM   #12
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I have a 4pm meeting in Auburn Hills, not sure if I will make a M&G this week
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Old July 29th, 2013, 02:14 PM   #13
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Old July 29th, 2013, 03:00 PM   #14
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We met at 51 north in lake orion last week @ 5:00.
Works for me again.
There's also a BW3 on M24, between oxford and LO. I need to see what is going on thursday, if I can make it or not.
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Old July 29th, 2013, 03:27 PM   #15
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Should be able to make it again and bring a couple others as well
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Old July 29th, 2013, 09:28 PM   #16
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just post where pre meeting m/g will be and I should be able to make it.
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Old July 30th, 2013, 07:48 AM   #17
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Update. I spoke with my guy. The county will be presenting a revised proposal that has been narrowed down based on previous input. He believes there will be local officials there that will ultimately be voting to approve/deny the project.

He told me that he appreciated us having a professional control over ourselves. My suggestion is that we once again take the high road and show that we are a professional group. One other thing, OUR GROUP wants an ORV area. I suggest we not show any negativity about parking, dog parks, zip lines, etc. Whatever the engineers deem the most attractive to the whole project is good enough for us. I know from experience that once approved that there can be minor adjustments that will enhance our sport. So, be positive, support the effort and let the locals look like crybabies.
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Old July 30th, 2013, 07:57 AM   #18
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there is a bar called the OX that is very close to the meeting. It's on 24 just south of Burdick street.
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Old July 30th, 2013, 08:00 AM   #19
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I'll be there and thank you for the reminder, Whiterhino. Parking can be a real nightmare on a normal day, but I believe we still have the "Concert in the Park" thing going on every Thursday evening. If anyone would like to park at my house and ride to the meeting with me, PM me for directions. I can fit 5 people in my truck. For those that know the area, I live at the back of Waterstone. There are a couple of empty lots next door to me and you guys are welcome to park there and consolidate vehicles.
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Old July 30th, 2013, 11:13 AM   #20
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The Burning Oak on M24 just north of town. I can drive the Suburban and people can jump in from there....
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