Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission Meeting

Regular Meeting
September 1, 2022 | 4:00 p.m.
Location: Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park, Lower Landing Visitor Center, 9653 Keats Avenue South, Cottage Grove, MN 55016
Minutes (PDF)


Call to Order

  1. Approval of the Agenda
  2. Approval of July 7, 2022 and August 4, 2022 Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission minutes

Public Invitation

Invitation to interested persons to address the Metropolitan Parks and Opens Space Commission. Pre-register at Each speaker is limited to a three-minute presentation.

Business – 30 minutes

  1. 2022-239: Diamond Lake Regional Trail and Dakota Rail – Luce Line Connector Master Plan, Three Rivers Park District (Chee Yang, 651-602-1449 and Colin Kelly, 651-602-1361 )

Information – 90 minutes

  1. 2021 Visitor Study –Research Findings – Part 2 of 3. (Darcie Vandegrift, 651-602-1669)
  2. Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission: Roles of the Commission (Emmett Mullin, 651-602-1360 and LisaBeth Barajas, 651-602-1895)


  1. Chair
  2. Committee Members
  3. Council Liaison
  4. Staff


*           Agenda item changed following initial publication

Committee information

Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission

Committee contact:
Sandi Dingle