Board Meeting Highlights
November 2, 2009

The following information is intended 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 on the website on the Monday one week prior to the next scheduled Board meeting.

Meeting Agenda - November 2 , 2009

CHAIR'S REPORT

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.

STAFF REPORTS

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.

NEXT MEETING

The next regular Park Board meeting will be held at 7 pm on Monday, November 16, 2009 at Kerrisdale Community Centre.

 

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