Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission Meeting

Regular Meeting
April 1, 2021 | 4:00 p.m.
Minutes (PDF)


NOTICE: Governor Walz has declared a peacetime emergency (Emergency Executive Order 20-01) in response to COVID-19 and the Metropolitan Council Chair has determined it is not practical or prudent to conduct an in-person meetings for reasons stated in the Governor’s Emergency Executive Order. Accordingly, advisory committee members will participate in this meeting via telephone or other electronic means and the meeting will be conducted under Minnesota Statutes section 13D.021 at the date and time stated above. We encourage you to monitor the meeting remotely. If you have comments, we encourage members of the public to email us at public.info@metc.state.mn.us. We will respond to your comments in a timely manner.

Agenda

I.

CALL TO ORDER

II.

APPROVAL OF AGENDA (5 minutes)

III.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES (5 minutes)

February 4, 2021 Meeting of the Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission. The March 4 meeting was canceled.

IV.

PUBLIC INVITATION (5 minutes)

Invitation to interested persons to address the Commission on matters not on the agenda.
If you are interested in addressing the Commission at this meeting, please send an email to Chair Yarusso by 5 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2021. Chair Yarusso’s email address is: mposc@tonyyarusso.org. He will read the comments during the Commission Meeting. Comments should not exceed 250 words.

V.

BUSINESS (45 minutes)

  1. 2021-68, Battle Creek Regional Park – Pigs Eye Lake Master Plan Amendment, Ramsey County (Colin Kelly, 651-602-1361)
PowerPoint

VI.

INFORMATION (15 minutes)

  1. MPOSC Commission Equity Conversation Follow-up and Next Steps (Amanda Lovelee, 651-602- 1375)

VII.

REPORTS (5 minutes)

  1. Chair
  2. Commissioners
  3. Staff

Committee information

Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission

Committee contact:
Sandi Dingle
Sandi.Dingle@metc.state.mn.us
651.602.1312