The Seattle Board of Park Commissioners will hold its next meeting at 7:00 pm Thursday, November 18, in the Park Board Room at 100 Dexter Ave. N at the corner of Dexter and Denny in Denny Park.
The meeting agenda includes:
- Guest speaker, City Councilmember Sally Bagshaw – Seattle City Councilmember Sally Bagshaw, who chairs the Parks and Seattle Center Committee, will come to the meeting and will address the Board.
- Seattle Parks Foundation briefing – Thatcher Bailey, the new executive director of the Seattle Parks Foundation, will brief the Board on the recent activities of the Foundation.
- Maple Leaf Reservoir Park – Parks staff will brief the Board on the status of the Maple Leaf Reservoir Park (working name), a Parks and Green Spaces Levy project.
Briefing papers on the latter two items will be available on Monday, November 15 at http://www.seattle.gov/parks/parkboard/.
The Board of Park Commissioners is a seven-member citizen board created by the City Charter. Three members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council; three members are appointed by the City Council; and one member is appointed by the Park Board. The Board meets the second and fourth Thursday of each month to advise the Parks and Recreation Superintendent, the Mayor, and the City Council on parks and recreation matters. For more information, please contact Sandy Brooks at 206-684-5066 or firstname.lastname@example.org.