Heads Up for February 17, 2010 Park Board Meeting

HEADS-UP FOR THE WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2010 PARK BOARD MEETING

5:00 P.M. REGULAR BOARD MEETING

5:30 P.M. OPEN TIME

Some highlights of the regular meeting and the committees:

– The Wirth Beach/Picnic Area and Citizens’ Advisory Committee (CAC).

– Superintendent search process, time line and requests for proposals for a search firm.

– The Lake Harriet concessions building time line.

– Scherer Bros. property. For the first time since it first came before the Board, there is mention of the price–$8.6M.

MPRB meetings are broadcast live from 5-9 p.m. on the City of Minneapolis Government Meeting Channel 79 on Comcast cable and online at www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/webcasts.

The regular meetings are rebroadcast on Channel 79 at 1 p.m. Saturdays and 5 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. Webcasts for the recent two months are posted two to five business days after the meeting and are available for viewing under “Webcast Archives” at the web site.

The complete agenda is on the Park Board’s website minneapolisparks.org.

Arlene Fried, Co-founder of Park Watch