Agendas and Minutes

2019 Board Agenda and Minutes

Agendas Minutes

1/10/2019 Quarterly Communications Update; 2019 Outreach and Public Engagement Toolkit Presentation

2/28/2019 Presentation and Possible Vote on Electric Charging Stations in Seattle Parks; Update on Colman Park VMP

4/16/2019 Public Engagement & Outreach; Pathway to Equity; Water Usage Briefing

5/9/2019 Olmsted Taskforce Report; Community Center Strategic Plan Implementation Update; Sports Diplomacy in Israel and Seattle

5/23/2019 Performance Management Update; Pathway to Equity Workshop

6/18/2019 Joint meeting with Park District Oversight Committee; Briefing: Innovations in Recreation Services & Facilities; Strategic Plan Update

6/27/2019 Cancelation Notice

7/16/2019 Joint meeting with Park District Oversight Committee:  Lifelong Recreation Briefing; Strategic Plan Discussion; Major Projects Challenge Fund Reflection

7/25/2019 Presentation on City Wildfire Smoke Preparedness; DIY Home Air Filter Demonstration; and the 2018 Race and Social Justice Report

8/8/2019 Multi-Use Trail Pilot update; Public Benefit Policy briefing; and Park Board Retreat Brainstorming

8/20/2019 Joint meeting with Park District Oversight Committee:  King County Park Levy Briefing; Out of School Time Programming Presentation; Strategic Plan Update on Community Outreach and Engagement

9/17/2019 Joint meeting with Park District Oversight Committee:  Specialized Programs Briefing; Strategic Plan Draft Strategy Review and Prioritization

10/10/2019 Spotlight on Lid I-5; Update on Yesler Crescent; Presentation on SPR's Role in Encampment Cleanup

10/24/2019 Briefing on Get Moving, Community Engagement Ambassadors and Recreation for All Programming; Budget Update; Communications Quarterly Update; and Discussion on the upcoming 11/18 Park District Board meeting

11/14/2019 Briefing on SPR Winter Preparedness and an update on the Multi-use Trail Pilot Project

11/19/2019 Joint meeting with Park District Oversight Committee: Strategic Plan Draft Review

12/12/2019 Presentation on Planning and Development Division; Discussion and Possible Vote on Multi-use trail pilot project

12/17/2019 Joint meeting with Park District Oversight Committee:  Office of the Waterfront Donor Recognition Plan; Discussion of Final 2020-2032 Strategic Plan; Update to the Major Project Challenge Fund


















2018 Board Agenda and Minutes

Agendas Minutes

 1/11/2018 Update on Lake City Community Center; Partnership Spotlight on Friends of Denny Park; and, Presentation and Discussion on Park District Planning

1/25/2018 Partnership Spotlight on Friends of Seattle's Olmsted Parks; Presentation and discussion on Olmsted Plan Taskforce; and, internal discussion around Park Board Community Engagement and Outreach

2/8/2018 Partnership Spotlight: Cascade Bicycle Club; Presentation on Strategic Plan for the future of Public Golf Courses; Briefing on the Approach to Building 2 at Magnuson Park

3/8/2018 Presentation: John C. Little Award; Update on Race and Social Justice Initiative; Presentation on performance dashboard

3/20/2018 with the Park District Oversight Committee; Presentation and Discussion on the Park District Facilities and Programs Strategic Plan

4/12/2018 Presentation on Citywide Planning Efforts; Presentation and Discussion on Multi-use Trail Pilot Project

4/26/2018 Public Hearing on Multi-use Trail Pilot project; Partnership Spotlight on Seattle Parks Foundation

5/10/2018 Presentations on Recycling in Parks, Student Led Water Research, and Proposed Lake Union Water Taxi

6/14/2018 Partnership Spotlight:  Woodland Park Zoo; Briefing on Your Voice, Your Choice; Presentation on proposed Lake Union Water Taxi Matrix of Issues

7/12/2018 Partnership Spotlight:  EarthLab; Update and possible vote: Multi-use Trail pilot project; Public Hearing: Change in Hours at Haller Lake Street End

8/23/2018 Briefing: Foundations of Change; Partnership Spotlight: Olmsted Legacy Task Force; RSJI Exercise

9/13/2018 Waterfront Plan Presentation; Quarterly Communications Update

9/27/2018 Partnership Spotlight:  Downtown Seattle Association; Briefing on City Hall Park; Public Hearing and possible vote on the Change in Hours at Riverview Playfield; Presentation on the Viewpoint Advisor Team

10/11/2018 Meeting with Park District Oversight Committee; Discussion with Ben Noble regarding the Mayor's Proposed Budget; Update on the Renewing our Legacy Strategic Plan process

10/25/2018 SDHR briefing on Superintendent Search; Presentation on SPR response to climate change; Presentation regarding Specialized Programs Unit
















2017 Agenda & Minutes

Agendas Minutes

1/12/2017 People, Dogs, Parks Strategic Plan  Discussion; Tree Inventory and Preventive Maintenance Update

1/26/2017 Lake Washington Aquatic Weed Management and Citywide Equitable Outreach and Engagement

2/9/2017 King County Land Conservation Initiative, Seattle Preschool Program, Preventative Maintenance Plan, and SPR Sharps Disposal Program

2/23/2017 John C. Little Award, SPR Work Plan, SPR 2016 Accomplishments

3/9/2017 Code of Conduct, Tree Trimming Policy Update, SPR Annual Report and Community Survey

3/23/2017 Public Hearing: Change in Hours for Kerry Park and Broadway Hill Park; Presentation on SPR Scholarships; Presentation on SPR Race and Social Justice Initiative

4/13/2017 Meeting Canceled

4/27/2017 Discussion: Retreat Summary and Next Steps; Board of Park Commissioners Role Discussion; SPR Partnerships Background and Update

5/11/2017 Charging Stations Discussion; Healthy Environment Action Agenda Preliminary Conversation; Park Board Operating Principles and Core Values Discussion

5/25/2017 Woodland Park Zoo Report; Update on 2017 Parks and Open Space Plan; Discussion on the Role of the Board/Strategic Issues

6/8/2017 Discussion on the Role of the Board/Strategic Issues; Public Hearing on 2017 Parks and Open Space Plan; Presentation and Discussion on Colman Park Restoration Project

6/22/2017 Discussion/Vote on 2017 Parks and Open Space Plan; Update on Colman Park Restoration Project; Discussion on the Board work plan

7/13/2017 Presentation/Discussion Solar Microgrid; Park Board Work Plan Discussion

8/10/2017 Briefing on Healthy Environment Action Agenda; Update on E/V Charging Stations; Presentation on Water Use and Conservation

9/14/2017 Briefing on Park District Funding; Update on Park Inspection Volunteer Program; Park Board Work Plan Discussion

9/28/2017 Update on Colman Park Restoration Project; Presentation on Recreation Facilities and Programming Strategic Plan 2018-2040

10/12/2017 Budget Update;and, Associated Recreation Council Briefing

10/26/2017 Update on additions to Code of Conduct; Discussion regarding E-Bikes on paved trails in Parks

12/14/2017 Capital Projects Update; Public Hearing on Baker Park Change in Hours; Update on Asset Management Work Order System; Update on Denny Park Off-Leash Area



















2015 Agendas & Minutes

Agendas Minutes


2/12/15 John C. Little Award Presentation and Community Center Strategic Plan Update

2/26/15 Urban Forestry Commission Discussion; Right of Way Manual Update; Public Outreach Strategy for Greenbelts and Natural Use Area Guidelines

3/12/15 Engaging Ethnic Communities; Comprehensive Plan Decision Agenda; Right of Way Manual Update


4/9/2015 Public Hearing: Cheasty Mountain Bike and Pedestrian Trail Pilot Project

4/16/2015 Public Hearing: Smoking Ban in Seattle Parks

4/23/2015 Study Session: Cheasty Mountain Bike and Pedestrian Trail Pilot Project

5/28/2015 Discussion and Possible Vote on Smoking Ban in Seattle Parks; Discussion and Possible Vote on Cheasty Mountain Bike and Pedestrian Trail PIlot Project

6/25/2015 Presentation on Seattle Aquarium Expansion Plan; Presentation and Hearing on Natural Areas & Greenbelts Supplemental Use Guidelines; Presentation on Synthetic Field Subsurface

7/23/2015 Discussion on the Natural Areas and Supplemental Use Guidelines; Update on Magnolia Manor Off-Leash Area

9/10/2015 Vote on Magnolia Manor; Green Seattle Partnership 10 year Update; Natural Areas and Greenbelts Supplemental Use Guidelines: Next Steps

9/24/2015 Presentation on what makes a great urban park system; review of Drones Policy; Proposed Sportcourt in Denny Park

10/8/2015 Presentation on what makes a great urban park system; Briefing on the Community Center Strategic Plan

10/22/2015 Presentation on what makes a great urban park system; Presentation on the Open Public Meeting Act; Update on the 2016 Budget

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