A regular meeting of the Hopkins Park Board was held on June 18, 2012.
Bob Hatlestad, Chairperson called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m.
Present were Park Board members: Norman Teigen, Bob Hatlestad, Tom Jenny, and Brian Furan. Absent was Colin Serle. Also present was City of Hopkins Park Board staff liaison Steve Stadler. Steve Stadler shared taht Colin Serle had submitted his resignation from the Park Board.
A motion was made by Brian Furan, seconded by Norman Teigen to approve the May 21 minutes. The motion passed with a 4-0 vote.
Tara Beard, City of Hopkins Economic Development Coordinator, led the board members through the exercises. Several board members volunteered to hand out flyers for the upcoming July 12 community-wide open house event.
Stadler gave an update on the project status and upcoming schedule.
Stadler provided an overview of the Metropolitan Council-sponsored public informational meeting held on May 30, at the 43 Hoops site on 2nd St NE.
Vacant: Hilltop, Buffer, Burnes Park – nothing to report
Bob Hatlestad: Maetzold Field, Interlachen Park, Shady Oak Beach – nothing to report, hockey boards are still up at Interlachen Park.
Brian Furan: Valley Park, Central Park, Oakes Park – volleyball courts holding water at Central Park
Norman Teigen: Cottageville Park, Harley Hopkins Park, Elmo Park – nothing to report
Tom Jenny: Park Valley Playground, Shady Oak Nature Area, Downtown Park, Hiawatha Oaks
The next regular Park Board Meeting is July 16, 2012 at 6:30 pm.
Norman Teigen made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Tom Jenny. The motion passed with a 4 - 0 vote. The meeting adjourned at 7:25 p.m.