Ed Murray, Mayor
SUBJECT: Regular Park Board meeting canceled tonight
1/10/2013 12:29:00 PM
Joelle Hammerstad (206) 684-8020
Regular Park Board meeting canceled tonight
The Chair of the Seattle Board of Park Commissioners has canceled tonight’s regularly scheduled Park Board meeting due to unusually cold temperatures and the possibility of snow. The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Park Board will occur on February 7.
The Seattle Board of Park Commissioners is a nine-member citizen board created by the City Charter. Four members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council; four members are appointed by the City Council; and one member is a young adult appointed by the YMCA Get Engaged Program (http://www.leadershiptomorrowseattle.org/YMCA.asp). Current members are Antoinette Angulo, John Barber, Megan Heahlke, Jourdan Keith, Chair Diana Kincaid, Brice Maryman, Caitlin McKee, Yazmin Mehdi and Barbara Wright.
The Board meets once a month, normally on the second Thursday, to advise the Parks and Recreation Superintendent, the Mayor, and the City Council on parks and recreation matters. For more information, please call Sandy Brooks at 206-684-5066 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This press release is available on Seattle Parks and Recreation’s blog, Parkways.
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