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File #: 15-0383    Version: Name: 4/6/15 Skatepark Advisory Committee Members
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/6/2015 In control: City Council
On agenda: 4/6/2015 Final action: 4/6/2015
Enactment date: 4/6/2015 Enactment #: R-15-108
Title: Resolution Establishing Skatepark Advisory Committee and Appointing Members
Sponsors: Mike Anglin, Julie Grand
Attachments: 1. Skatepark Agreement
Title
Resolution Establishing Skatepark Advisory Committee and Appointing Members
Body
Whereas, On July 15, 2013, City Council approved an operating agreement between the Friends of the Ann Arbor Skatepark ("Friends") and the City of Ann Arbor ("City") for the management and operation of the Ann Arbor Skatepark, per Resolution R-13-234;

Whereas, The operating agreement states the Friends and the City shall develop a Skatepark Advisory Committee to assist the City with the continued operation, maintenance, and upkeep of the Park and to ensure an on-going dialogue between the City and Friends;

RESOLVED, That City Council establishes the Skatepark Advisory Committee;

RESOLVED, That the Skatepark Advisory Committee shall meet no less than twice a calendar year;

RESOLVED, That the Committee shall consist of up to 9 members appointed by City Council and shall include at least 1 person from each of the following: City park staff, Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission staff, and the City Park Advisory Commission; and at least 2 persons who are either a director or officer of the Friends. Committee member terms shall be 2 years;

RESOLVED, That the Skatepark Advisory Committee shall advise the City Parks & Recreation Services Unit, the City Park Advisory Commission, and City Council regarding the continued operation of the Skatepark. The Committee's advice may include, but is not limited to:

a. Providing advice to City staff regarding Skatepark operations.
b. Providing feedback to the City regarding Skatepark alterations or additional amenities.
c. Organizing and hosting educational and special events at the Skatepark.
d. Assisting the City in developing and distributing promotional materials and event advertising regarding the Skatepark.
e. Distributing Skatepark rules and other educational materials to Skatepark users.
f. Feedback regarding misuse of the Skatepark to the City.
g. Fundraising to support additional approved amenities, p...

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