Posted by: Sandy Steinman | November 25, 2017

State Attorneys General Oppose Plan To Raise National Park Fees

The LA Times reports

 A group of state attorneys general on Wednesday urged the National Park Service to scrap its proposal to more than double the entrance fee at 17 popular national parks.

The top government lawyers from 10 states and the District of Columbia sent a letter saying the increase could put access to the parks out of reach for many Americans.

“We cannot let the most popular and awe-inspiring national parks become places for the wealthy,” they said in the letter to the Park Service’s acting director.

Read full story at  State attorneys general bash plan to hike national park fees – LA Times

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