COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has announced an update to the upcoming Statewide Fish and Game Public Hearings. The Ohio Wildlife Council first heard the proposals at their January and February meetings.

The date for the Statewide Fish and Game Public Hearings has been moved to Monday, April 23, at 2:30 p.m. The hearings will be held at the ODNR Division of Wildlife’s District One office, 1500 Dublin Road, Columbus. Copies of the public hearing notices are available at registerofohio.state.oh.us.

The public who will be affected by any of the proposals and wish to provide positions, arguments or contentions in writing may submit them by common courier or delivery to the ODNR Division of Wildlife at 2045 Morse Road, Columbus, Ohio 43229, Building G, Attention: Chief, or by email to wildlife.council@dnr.state.oh.us by 5 p.m. on April 23.

The public may also appear in person to provide positions, arguments or contentions at the Statewide Fish and Game Public Hearings. All oral testimony is required to be three minutes or less.