A joint City Council/Board of Park Commissioners study session is scheduled for April 10. During the joint session, the Metro Parks Transition Plan Policy Team, which consists of representatives from both the City and Metro Parks Tacoma, will provide an update on the Transition Plan which involves transitioning City property to Metro Parks to centralize all park facilities, operations and maintenance with Metro Parks as the provider. After the joint session, members of City Council are scheduled to discuss “Other Items of Interest.”
The Council will not take public comment during the noon study session in the Tacoma Municipal Building North, 733 Market St., Room 16. Audio from the session will be broadcast live on TV Tacoma and on www.tvtacoma.com. On-demand audio archives are available on the web within 24 hours of the meeting at www.tvtacoma.com.
Contact: Karrie Spitzer, Community Relations, firstname.lastname@example.org, (253) 591-5790
Members of City Council are scheduled April 10 to consider a resolution that would designate the City of Biot, France as a sister city.
Contact: Debbie Bingham, Community and Economic Development, (253) 591-5117
On April 10, City Council is scheduled to consider a resolution that would designate the Swedish Mission Tabernacle at 901 S. 10th St. as a city landmark and place the property on the Tacoma Register of Historic Places. It has been determined by the Landmarks Preservation Commission that the Swedish Mission Tabernacle structure has historical, cultural, architectural, archaeological engineering, and/or geographic importance.
Contact: Reuben McKnight, Community and Economic Development, email@example.com, (253) 591-5220
City Council standing committee meetings this week
Economic Development Committee
April 10, 10 a.m. in Tacoma Municipal Building, 747 Market St., Room 248
Environment and Public Works Committee
April 11, 4:30 p.m. in Tacoma Municipal Building North, 733 Market St., Room 16
Public Safety, Human Services and Education Committee
April 12, 4:30 p.m. in Tacoma Municipal Building, 747 Market St., Room 248
Editor’s Note: For information about these or other City activities after business hours, please call Communications Supervisor Rob McNair-Huff at (253) 591-5054 or Community Relations Specialist Karrie Spitzer at (253) 591-5790.