The Parks & Gateway Committee is the work group tasked by the GCC to engage in planning and development of passive parks, beautification areas, and other greenspace and to: 1) advise staff upon plans and policies related to parks and gateways, 2) work upon related program and project proposals for the GCC and by others, 3) recommend plans, policies, programs, and projects to achieve related goals to theGCC for action.
Meetings are open to the public unless acquisition of real estate is discussed.
No action may be taken by the committee unless directed by the GCC.
Recommendations are forwarded at GCC meetings for action.
Agenda items may include: 1) Existing Parks & Gateways Initiatives (eg.): Acquisition & Project Design: Last Quadrant Park - N. Main Street Area Project Implementation: Model Tot Lot Community-Facilitated Project: Norfolk-Southern Bridge Restoration 2) Future Parks & Gateways Initiatives by Others 3) Future Parks & Gateways Initiatives by GCC 4) General Discussion