Board Meeting Highlights
December 5, 2011
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 - December 5, 2011
The Chair reported on the achievements for 2011, giving operational highlights under each of the renewed Strategic Plan priority areas. He acknowledged and thanked Park Board staff and fellow Commissioners for their hard work and contributions.
Outgoing Commissioners Raj Hundal, Stuart Mackinnon and Loretta Woodcock were recognized and presented with a retirement gift. (Outgoing Commissioner Ian Robertson will be recognized at the December 12 board meeting).
OATH OF OFFICE
The Oath of Office was administered by City Clerk Marg Coulson for incoming Commissioners Constance Barnes, Sarah Blyth, Aaron Jasper, John Coupar, Melissa De Genova, Trevor Loke and Niki Sharma.
ELECTION OF CHAIR/VICE CHAIR
Commissioner Barnes was elected Chair and Commissioner Jasper was elected Vice Chair of the new Board.
APPROVAL OF 2012 MEETING DATES
Meeting dates were approved for 2012 as follows:
- January 16 and 30
- February 13 and 27
- March 26
- April 16 and 30
- May 14 and 28
- June 11 and 25
- July 9 and 23
- August - Summer Break
- September 17
- October 1, 15 and 29
- November 26
- December 10
These dates are in accordance with 2012 Council meeting dates.
Guests met the new Commissioners at a reception following the inaugural meeting.
The next regular Park Board meeting will be held at 7 pm on Monday, December 12, 2011 at 2099 Beach Avenue.