TART Trails is seeking nominations for its 10th annual Jim Mudgett Trail Pioneer Award. Mudgett, who passed away in 2004, was a founding member of TART's board of directors, a trail chief of the Leelanau Trail and longtime Vasa Pathway supporter.
Nominations are open to anyone who has advocated for building, maintaining and using trails in the Grand Traverse region. Submissions, due by Sept. 6, may be sent in writing to the TART office (PO Box 252, TC, 49685) or emailed to email@example.com and should indicate specific reasons why the person should receive the award. Past recipients include: Lois Bahle, Tim Brick, Jim Dombrowski, Peter Doren, George Lombard, Dave Monstrey, Dick Naperala, Frank Noverr,Ted Okerstrom, Tom Phillips, June Thaden and John Robert Williams.