Don't be fooled by Trump admin's national park shutdown ploy

Don't be fooled by Trump admin's national park shutdown ploy

Don't be fooled by Trump admin's national park shutdown ploy

The federal government shutdown is impacting national parks around Florida. I wish the National Park System and Service well and will always be dedicated to their success.

Gettysburg National Military Park will stay open in the middle of a government shutdown, but services may be different.

"Law enforcement is still there, but things like cleaning the bathrooms ... and telling the story of our parks - which is important - that side of it, while the "Schumer shutdown" is in, by law we're not able to provide those services", Zinke said, referring to the GOP label for the shutdown.

Services that require staffing and maintenance; such as campgrounds, full service restrooms and concessions; will not be operating during the potential shutdown.

"The American public and especially our veterans who come to our nation's capital should find war memorials and open air parks open to the public", Swift wrote in a statement.

Congress is set to meet at 12 pm ET on Saturday to try and fund the government and end the shutdown. Non-commercially guided snowmobile trips will not be allowed during the shutdown. The medical clinic at Yosemite Valley will remain open and public safety personnel will remain on duty.

"Most of our park roads and trails will remain open", park superintendent Brad Bennett said. In Dallas, the George W. Bush Presidential Center and its museum remain open during the weekend, though its research room and other archival activities will be closed for the duration of the shutdown, according to a news release.

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Some Glacier National Park areas are accessible, however, access may change without notice, and there are no NPS-provided services.

The park website and social media are now not being maintained. However, park grounds, roads, trails and parking areas are still open as the park gates will open and close at their normal times. "If visitors see something that jeopardizes visitor safety or park resources, call Teton Interagency Dispatch Center at 307.739.3301".

Visitors in campgrounds will not be asked to leave, but no services will be available, including check-in/check-out services. Local and state officials in Tennessee and North Carolina eventually paid to reopen the park; they were partially reimbursed for those costs after the shutdown ended.

Authorized and licensed guides with special use permits and commercial-use authorization holders will continue to operate on federal lands, including U.S.F.S. land, and will continue previously scheduled tours as planned. "That's why we're anxious to get more information", Varela said.

Togwotee Pass remains open as numerous groomed trails are on state lands.

Other attractions that are closed include the Eisenhower National Historic Site buildings and National Park Ranger Programs.

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