Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission Meeting

Regular Meeting
August 4, 2022 | 4:00 p.m.
Location: Robert Street Room 1A - Directions
Minutes (PDF)


Call to Order

  1. Approval of the Agenda
  2. Approval of July 7, 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 [email protected]. Each speaker is limited to a three-minute presentation.

Business – 30 minutes

  1. 2022-215, Mississippi West Regional Park Master Plan Amendment and Land Conversion, Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Park Reserve Acquisition Master Plan Amendment, Anoka County, (Tracey Kinney, 651-602-1029)
  2. 2022-213, Park Acquisition Opportunity Fund, North Creek Greenway Regional Trail (Magellan), Dakota County (Jessica Lee, 651-602-1621)

Information – 90 minutes

  1. Equity Nudge: Friends of the Mississippi River, Youth Council with introduction from CM Vento
  2. 2021 Visitor Study –Research Findings – An Introduction and Proposed Sharing Approach. First of 3 presentations (Darcie Vandegrift, 651-602-1669)
  3. Developing the Regional Vision and Values for the next Regional Development Guide: Inviting your input (Michael Larson, 651-602-1407)


  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
[email protected]