MEETING OF THE
METROPOLITAN PARKS AND OPEN SPACE COMMISSION
Thursday | November 7, 2019
4:00 PM
 Metropolitan Council, Room 1A
390 Robert Street North, St. Paul, MN 55101
 

AGENDA - DRAFT

I.

CALL TO ORDER

II.

APPROVAL OF AGENDA (5 minutes)

III.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES (5 minutes)

October 3, 2019 Special Meeting of the Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission

IV.

PUBLIC INVITATION (5 minutes)

Invitation to interested persons to address the Commission on matters not on the agenda. (Each speaker is limited to a five-minute presentation).

V.

BUSINESS (40 minutes)

  1. 2019-316, Mississippi Gorge Regional Park Master Plan, Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (Colin Kelly, 651-602-1361) 15 minutes
  2. 2019-317, Park Acquisition Opportunity Fund Grant for St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park (Rowe), Washington County (Jessica Lee, 651-602-1621) 10 minutes
  3. 2019-318, Park Acquisition Opportunity Fund Grant for Nine Mile Creek Regional Trail (Wanner), Three Rivers Park District (Jessica Lee, 651-602-1621) 10 minutes

V.

INFORMATION (40 minutes)

  1. Regional Parks System Competitive Equity Grant Program Pilot – First Round Funding Recommendations (Jessica Lee, 651-602-1621) 20 minutes 
  2. Parks Ambassador Update (Amanda Lovelee, 651-602-1375, Ellie Hohulin, 651-602-1449) 20 minutes [presentation]       

VII.

REPORTS (5 minutes)

A.    Chair
B.    Commissioners
C.   Staff