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2019 Board Meetings

Friends of the Badger and Sugar River Trails to Meet in Brodhead February 23rd

The first meeting of the year of the Trails group will be Sat., Feb. 23 at 3:00 pm at the Decatur Town Hall, 1408 14th Street, Brodhead.  Agenda items will include trail maintenance, new web site, the marker at the site of the former passenger deport in Monroe of the Illinois Central Passenger and Freight Depot, the Trail Explorers program, and the group’s status with the Department of Natural Resources (DNR),

The Friends group has been supporting the Badger Trail since 2006, but new this year, the group is also seeking to include the Sugar River Trail which has not had a Friends group for many years.  The meeting is free of charge and all are welcome.  If you are a trail enthusiast, join us and learn about our programs.

For further information or to be added to our newsletter list contact or 773-442-2549.

Spring Meeting: Saturday, May 18 at 4 pm–Belleville

Summer Meeting: Thursday, Aug 15th at 7 pm–Monroe

Fall Meeting: Thursday, Nov 14th at 7 pm–Fitchburg

Show your support for FOBST by purchasing your trail passes from us at Bike-O-Rama! Join us Friday through Sunday, March 8-10th at the Alliant Energy Center’s New Holland Pavilion.


If you are thinking about joining the FOBST, please contact: membership@friendsof
or call 773-442-2549. You may also download and send in our FOBST Membership Form today.