Tom Schmitz Commission Appt 27 Aug 13

New Ulm Park and Rec Director Tom Schmitz was appointed to a state commission by Governor Dayton on Monday. Schmitz was chosen to represent District 5 on the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Commission. His term begins at the end of the month and runs through January 4th, 2016. The 12-member commission was created through the voter-approved Legacy Amendment, and provides recommendations for the allocation of Legacy Amendment funds for park and trail projects in Greater Minnesota.