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by GRANT@FUNCO
Wed Jul 11, 2007 6:57 am
Forum: Ca. O.H.M.V.R. / Green Sticker Fund
Topic: SB 742
Replies: 57
Views: 20006

SB 742

As some of you may know , SB742 is the bill to rewrite Californias broken OHV program. Negotitions have been taking place since last Feb . The OHV Orginazations have done an excellent job especially in it's solidarity ,speaking with one voice and carrying a unified message. Below is a copy of the la...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu May 24, 2007 8:26 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Illston Ruling Appeal Update
Replies: 17
Views: 4521

So, we wait another year for new documents to get prepared... Watch "glassy eyed" as the new documents are attacked with a new lawsuit... bide our time as the judge takes her own sweet time to rule again and then choke on the new ruling which is guarnteed not to open one square inch of Glamis. Time...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Wed Aug 23, 2006 7:22 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: HAROLD SOENS NEEDS A NEW ROOF !!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1362

Alot of the USUAL suspects look to have been involved .

A great big THANK YOU goes out to all.

We got an update at Mondays EcoLogic board meeting .Where Roy Denner had a renewed faith in the Off Road Community .
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Aug 22, 2006 7:29 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Patterson claims "common sense"
Replies: 16
Views: 2421

Patterson claims "common sense"

DP now claims it should be about common sense. Apparently science(or lack of it ) is' not good enough. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ DUNES: Environmental groups say they likely will challenge Monday's controversial decision 10:00 PM PDT on Monda...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Fri Aug 11, 2006 3:14 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Things are better?
Replies: 10
Views: 2295

Things are better?

I found this posted on Glamis Dunes.com. Thought it may be interesting to get to perspective over here. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Am sitting here this morning in the office, going over email and reading some of the more volatile posts that ...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Aug 06, 2006 10:12 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: DIRT SAND EXPO
Replies: 13
Views: 2294

Thanks a bunch Jon . Shows are never easy and it sounds like you stepped right up .
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Jul 06, 2006 7:30 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Why All The Propaganda???
Replies: 57
Views: 9063

Hi Larry, Of course everyone should express their point of view, no doubt about it. The main thing that bugs me about the overwhelming "right wingedness" of the forum is that (in my opinion) it makes our position seem less legitimate. When we say the dunes shouldn't be closed, we say it from the st...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Fri Jun 16, 2006 6:32 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Delay in remedy phase of Illston case
Replies: 37
Views: 6695

If it eases the concern any> ASA's goal is the same as it has always been with respect to the closures .

Using a scientific and legal based arguement to regain as much access as possible .
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sat May 13, 2006 5:31 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: IMPORTANT ACTION ALERT
Replies: 9
Views: 1860

IMPORTANT ACTION ALERT

Dear OFF ROADER On Wednesday morning May 17th, a California legislative committee will consider 3 very important bills on the future of off-road recreation in the state. WE DESPARATELY NEED YOU TO HELP BY MAKING ONE SIMPLE CALL THIS WEEK! The three bills in question are AB 2784 by Assemblywoman Nico...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Fri Mar 31, 2006 9:02 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: PRESS RELEASE: JUDGE ILLSTON’S RULING IN ISDRA LITIGATION
Replies: 28
Views: 7112

Is the ASA and the other parties involved working on a counter for this? Is it possible for anyone or group to offer help? The answer is of absolutley to both. Ok... now what can we do to get others involved, (example organizations) and who do we send them to? As it currently stands ASA is in a leg...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Mar 30, 2006 10:37 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: PRESS RELEASE: JUDGE ILLSTON’S RULING IN ISDRA LITIGATION
Replies: 28
Views: 7112

Mike330R wrote:Is the ASA and the other parties involved working on a counter for this?

Is it possible for anyone or group to offer help?
The answer is of absolutley to both.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Fri Feb 24, 2006 4:04 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FUNCO SEAT BELT REPLACEMENT
Replies: 5
Views: 1218

FUNCO SEAT BELT REPLACEMENT

2-23-05 Dear Customer/Funco Owner If you purchased a FUNCO manufactured Turnkey or Kit in the last 2 years we will replace your Shoulder Harness’s free of charge. We recommend you do this immediately. If your FUNCO vehicle is 2 years old or more we recommend that you replace all of your seatbelts ...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Mon Feb 13, 2006 4:36 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: DAC MEETING ...Be there
Replies: 2
Views: 770

DAC MEETING ...Be there

Roy “ATTENTION DUNES ENTHUSIASTS” ARE YOU SATISFIED WITH OHV OPPORTUNITIES AT THE IMPERIAL SAND DUNES RECREATION AREA (GLAMIS)? ARE YOU HAPPY WITH THE WAY THAT YOUR FEE MONEY IS BEING SPENT THERE? HERE’S AN OPPORTUNITY TO EXPRESS YOUR SATISFACTION/CONCERNS TO THE BLM – THE AGENCY THAT MANAGE...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Oct 23, 2005 5:38 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: ISCO's Pass Enforcement??
Replies: 41
Views: 6216

Most people who have any public opinion on this whole ordeal have said their peace and are now adopting a "Wait and see if what they say is what they do" attitude... I'm very disappointed (though certainly not suprised) to see that the first reports comming in concerning enforcement and other proce...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Oct 23, 2005 5:03 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: ISCO's Pass Enforcement??
Replies: 41
Views: 6216

It's unfortunate the new system is starting under a black cloud . Sgt McNay was scheduled to spaek at the ASA BOD meeting but cancelled, he was in the dunes working the passes . ASA ,TRT as well as BLM "ARE" applying pressure to get the situation rectified. I am not sticking up for ISCO but we are b...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Oct 04, 2005 9:39 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: AZ POUND SAND event this weekend
Replies: 11
Views: 1366

Many of you don't know Scott Swenka, I have gotten to know him and what an awesome man. Thanks for organizing this event .

Scott , I owe you a public apology for not being able to make it to Pound Sand .

Thanks to the rest of the AZ. volunteers .
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Aug 25, 2005 7:05 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Audit update 8-25-05
Replies: 1
Views: 455

Audit update 8-25-05

After last weeks bombshell dropped on us, I know it seems as though the OHV pro access community has been relatively silent with respect to the Audit and its findings. I just wanted to let those interested know that the OHV leadership is working with due diligence towards a united front on behalf of...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Aug 25, 2005 6:52 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Why is corva against the audit?
Replies: 10
Views: 1446

Ed's words really don't suprise me. It's no secret he was against the audit from the beginning. Others chose not to sign on to the original audit request as well. That does'nt mean he or other groups are green or anti OHV. For some it was to radical, others had different reasons. Now that the result...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Aug 14, 2005 3:53 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: whos gonna be joining me?
Replies: 15
Views: 2038

Glamisbound wrote:
Dump my ashes in the fuel tank of my FUNCO .My kids will drive it
Grant, you'll just foul your own plugs and since you won't be around to fix it, your kids will be stuck out at the Wall. :lol:
I am currently testing the ASH per Gallon gatio
by GRANT@FUNCO
Fri Aug 12, 2005 9:56 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: whos gonna be joining me?
Replies: 15
Views: 2038

Dump my ashes in the fuel tank of my FUNCO .My kids will drive it

Hi octane fossil fuel and the dunes .

The dune life has been good to this guy !!!!
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Jul 19, 2005 6:52 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Dear Grant and fellow ASA members
Replies: 15
Views: 2839

Apology accepted and appreciated .

Adopt -A- Wash although I am not a wash-ite It sounds like it some thing I need to look further into . Thank You again
by GRANT@FUNCO
Mon Jul 18, 2005 9:53 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Why does it seem that some Glamis Dunes.com peeps hate the ASA?
Replies: 81
Views: 13669

I have no problem disagreeing with Steve as I bet Steve has no problem with me disareeing with Steve.

I like a couple of forums there as I like a couple here.

Broad Brush strokes I don't like .
by GRANT@FUNCO
Mon Jul 18, 2005 8:35 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: The AMA - BLM is planning ahead.
Replies: 36
Views: 5022

BLM EC is still in cost recovery mode Then why are they building a new ranger station if they don't have any money? Doesn't make sense (cents) to me. That's a good point and you are right . The money for the ranger station is being built with money from the transportation Budget , guess who sits on...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Mon Jul 18, 2005 8:00 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: The AMA - BLM is planning ahead.
Replies: 36
Views: 5022

My point is we don't have all the answers that is why we asked the BLM come to explain it in an open forum . We will post a summary of the meeting on the BB. Enjoy your dune trip.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Mon Jul 18, 2005 7:42 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: The AMA - BLM is planning ahead.
Replies: 36
Views: 5022

Get your answer to that question here : BOD Open Meetings Hosted by: ASA Board of Directors Website: http://www.asasand.com Date: Jul 23rd 2005 Starting Time: 9:00 AM Ending Time: 4:00 PM Description: Open Board of Directors meeting at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites 1240 S. Walnut St. Anaheim, Ca 92...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Jul 17, 2005 8:39 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Why does it seem that some Glamis Dunes.com peeps hate the ASA?
Replies: 81
Views: 13669

My post at Glamis dunes Pastor, First let me acknowledge the fact that Glamis Dunes.Com did generously offer ASA it's own forum. We did decline primarily because we had noone with the depth of knowledge it would take available . 2 we felt it may be a constant source of contoversy and just like what ...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Jul 17, 2005 9:53 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Why does it seem that some Glamis Dunes.com peeps hate the ASA?
Replies: 81
Views: 13669

This issue/discussion are no different that virtually every facet of life. Just like all the issues and problems related to the dunes. Complex and multi pronged . In other words very grey with no simple answer . Reading through these post I can see a multiple of sides . Hows that for a politically c...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sat Jul 16, 2005 6:54 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Why does it seem that some Glamis Dunes.com peeps hate the ASA?
Replies: 81
Views: 13669

I think there are many reasons I also don't think it is most. I think there is a general ANTI_ESTABLISHMENT mind set by some folks over at Glamis Dunes.COM and the ASA being a credible mainstream org is seen as THE ESTABLISHMENT. I use this analogy often . ASA has taken a direction of getting inside...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Jul 14, 2005 1:40 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Changes coming to the canal - Drop 2 Reservoir
Replies: 13
Views: 6556

Glenn, Thank You for the update
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Jun 09, 2005 7:18 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ASA Meetings with the BLM, ISCO and the UDG
Replies: 3
Views: 798

I would like to express my appreciation for the marathon efforts.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu May 12, 2005 5:56 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Welcome back Vince!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1152

I LOVE YOU MAAAAAN!!!!!!!!
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Apr 14, 2005 10:52 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: CV Assembled wrong
Replies: 13
Views: 3091

none of that REALLY matters. Make sure the points alternate and you should be fine.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Apr 14, 2005 8:39 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: CV Assembled wrong
Replies: 13
Views: 3091

Very Easily.

Take it apart and look at it . Make sure the small point on the CV housing points to the large point on the Star .
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Apr 05, 2005 9:05 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: The Desert Washes are Re-opened!
Replies: 6
Views: 778

Thanks to San Diego Off Road Coalition for taking the lead on this battle and seeing it thru .
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Feb 15, 2005 11:05 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: UDG in the news
Replies: 2
Views: 625

This saturday at Pair a Dice there will be a program to announce all this to the public.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Jan 25, 2005 11:08 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: OPENING ON ASA BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Replies: 7
Views: 2002

The ASA is fortunate to have such high caliber people. The new BOD additions are no different than the person that ships merchandise or picks up the mail.

It's the quality of the people that makes me proud to be part of this organization!!!
by GRANT@FUNCO
Wed Jan 19, 2005 8:10 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Friends of Dumont Dunes
Replies: 3
Views: 1870

Congratulations John,

I speak for the entire ASA BOD when I say we look forward to working with the FoDD.

Grant
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Dec 28, 2004 6:00 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: So Long and Thanks for All the Fish
Replies: 17
Views: 1890

Right back at ya buddy. It's been a pleasure and I am proud to call you my friend.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Thu Dec 09, 2004 7:29 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: CBD / ASA 12/7/04 meeting recap
Replies: 29
Views: 4674

The vegitarian pizza barely got touhed. But we plowed through the meatlovers!!!

It was actually a very interesting meeting.

I believe there are those greens that actually love every single species ,than those that just hate off roading. We had lunch with a combo of both.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Nov 28, 2004 3:42 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Flyers in the Dunes
Replies: 2
Views: 832

From my family to yours...... Thank You very much.

And to all those that helped.... Thanks
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Nov 28, 2004 1:04 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Off-roaders crowd California's Imperial Dunes
Replies: 6
Views: 1187

Glamisbound wrote:
They are wrong and they know it. Keep that line in the sand.


Tell ya what, they can have everything north of Hwy 78!! :evil:

Except Mammoth Wash
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Nov 23, 2004 11:01 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: What is the BLM up to?
Replies: 12
Views: 2420

Dang Vince that's a mouthful even for you.

Steve,Thanks for the support. Keep an eye out for dates in December or you can e mail Art directly.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Fri Nov 19, 2004 6:41 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Death in Glamis
Replies: 28
Views: 9552

Tom,

We would be happy to provide as many Safe duning Brochures as needed.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Oct 12, 2004 9:05 pm
Forum: Desert Advisory Council (DAC) ISDRA Sub Group (DSG)
Topic: Fly Over Schedule?
Replies: 10
Views: 3962

I think the flyovers are still in effect . I believe John Stewart is heading that up. I will e mail him and let you know.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Oct 12, 2004 6:55 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Pomona Off Road Expo a Success!
Replies: 8
Views: 793

Thanks a bunch. ASA really appreciates your crews work.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Sun Oct 10, 2004 6:04 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM Law Enforcement Up at Osborne-This Year?
Replies: 1
Views: 618

Steve ,post this is the TRT section. Maybe they can get your answers.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Sep 28, 2004 9:26 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Can someone confirm this?
Replies: 5
Views: 1020

Nothing new is opened. They have it confused with the critical habitat designation. I will contact them tommorrow and try to educate them.
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Sep 21, 2004 7:37 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: SAND SHOW COMMENTS ** PICTURES **
Replies: 41
Views: 5306

To all of you that gave your time to protect our right to ride..... I LOVE YOU MAN!!! Your hard work does not go unnoticed. My folks, associates and competitors made comments about how dedicated the ASA team is. The ASA is a machine and you people turn the wheels. I am fortunate to know you. Congtra...
by GRANT@FUNCO
Tue Aug 24, 2004 10:56 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ASA Open board meeting summary
Replies: 13
Views: 1164

I just found a few minutes to respond. Thanks to all you guys that came out. We were very happy to see that many people. Take what you learned and share with your friends. Hopefully they will come out and support us next time. A couple specific comments The Safe Duning Brochure , 24 pages full color...

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