Board Meeting Highlights
November 2, 2009
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to provide quick highlights of this scheduled
Board meeting. Every attempt has been made
to summarize these highlights as accurately
as possible; however, the complete and
official minutes will be posted
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on the Monday one week prior to the next
scheduled Board meeting.
Meeting Agenda - November 2 , 2009
The Chair reported on the Olympic and Paralympic Sports Bag program launch at Lord Strathcona School, the Kinuko Laskey memorial unveiling at Seaforth Peace Park and the free parking for veterans in parks over Remembrance Day week.
GENERAL MANAGER'S REPORT
Park Board related item on Council agenda this week: Motion on Notice concerning McBride Park.
Dog Off-Leash Update
The Board received the report for information; they approved the designation of a portion of Devonian Harbour Park as a new off-leash area, but did not approve a portion of Stanley Park near Second Beach as a new off-leash area. New seasonal off-leash hours at Fraser River Park were referred back to Planning and Enviroment Committee for reassessment as was further discussion of new off-leash hours in Portside Park.
The next regular Park Board meeting will be held at 7 pm on Monday, November 16, 2009 at Kerrisdale Community Centre.