HEADS-UP FOR MAY 7, 2008 PARK BOARD MEETING

Some highlights:

5:00 P.M. REGULAR BOARD MEETING.

5:30 P.M. Open Time.

6:00 P.M. ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE COMMITTEE. The Committee will be voting on an exclusive ground lease agreement with Seed Academy/Harvest Prepatory School for Humboldt Triangle Park. Some questions here are is there compensation for this lease agreement and what is meant by “exclusive”?

6:30 P.M. PLANNING COMMITTEE. The Committee will be voting on setting a timeline with performance benchmarks and approving the schematic design for the East Phillips Park Cultural and Community Center project.

The meeting will be broadcast live on cable channel 14 from 5 to 9 P.M. and on the web at http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/webcast.

The complete agenda is usually available Monday or Tuesday on the Park Board’s website http://www.minneapolisparks.org.

Arlene Fried, Co-founder of Park Watch.