Park Maintenance Funding and Possible Bond
Your emails are needed! Tell the Council to allow Parks staff to develop a proposal for increased park maintenance for the spring budget hearings and a project list for a park bond measure. The Council will hear a report on Park Maintenance this Tuesday Feb.28, Item 5.1, There are two memos asking for council action.
The first memo asks staff to develop a detailed budget proposal for adding $3.5 Million to Park Maintenance budget for consideration in this spring's budget process. The council must vote to allow this. Here's a link to the memo written by council members Jimenez and Rocha:
The second memo asks staff to begin preparations for a park bond for 2018 election cycle. Here's a link cosigned by the Mayor and Councilmembers Rocha and Jimenez:
Write an email to the Mayor and Council members. Tell them to authorize Parks staff to develop a budget proposal and a list of projects for a future parks bond. Send your emails to:
Attend the meeting if you can. It starts at 1:30 pm, but this item 5.1 is not expected until after 3 pm. They meet in City Hall's council chamber. Free parking underground!
For the parks,