Mike McGinn, Mayor
7/23/2013 3:20:00 PM
Dewey Potter (206) 684-7241
Seattle Parks Legacy Plan Citizens Committee to meet Wednesday, July 24
The Citizens Advisory Committee appointed to consider Seattle Parks and Recreation’s future funding options hosts their second meeting on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 in the Kenneth R. Bounds Park Board Room at 100 Dexter Ave. N. at 6 p.m. Meetings are open to the public, with a comment period at the beginning of each meeting.
The Mayor and Council created the committee to review the draft Parks Legacy Plan (http://www.seattle.gov/parks/legacy) and to propose options for funding operations and maintenance, development and acquisition of parks and recreation facilities and programs. A revised edition of the ‘Parks Legacy Plan: Draft Goals and Strategies’ can be downloaded from the project’s website.
Committee members are: Barbara Wright, Co-Chair, Charlie Zaragoza, Co-Chair, Thatcher Bailey, Steve Daschle, Juli Farris, Bill Farmer, Thomas Goldstein, Jessie Israel, Diana Kincaid, Michael Maddux, Brice Maryman, Yalonda Gill Masundire, Mustapha Math, David Namura and Erika Nuerenberg-Melroy.
The committee’s next meeting will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 15, 2013. For a list of upcoming meetings or to view notes from previous meetings please visit http://www.seattle.gov/parks/legacy/committee.htm.
The committee will wrap up its preliminary recommendations to the Mayor and Council by December 2013.
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