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-_ 88 MINUTES <br />OF THE SPECIAL MEETING OF THE <br />EDINA CITY COUNCIL HELD AT CITY HALL <br />DECEMBER 21, 1987 <br />Council Members Present: Kelly, Richards, Smith, Turner and Mayor Courtney. <br />Others Present: Park & Recreation Task Force Members - Joan Lonsbury, Chair, <br />Linda Farrell, Patrick Finley, Coletta Furlong, Peter Meyers, <br />William Jenkins, Rolland Ring, Jill Blooston, Lynn Shackelford, <br />William Lord and Donald Wineberg <br />City Staff Members <br />I The meeting was called to order at 6:15 p.m. in the Manager's Conference Room. <br />The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the study to be made by the newly <br />appointed Park & Recreation Task Force. <br />discussed and included the following assessments: park facilities, park <br />maintenance objectives, fees and charges structure, and overall cost implications <br />of the program. <br />The objectives of the study were <br />The assignment for the Park & Recreation Task Force was outlined as follows: <br />1) Provide an inventory of existing Park and Recreation facilities, 2) Conduct a <br />public opinion survey at the Task Force's option concerning Park and Recreation <br />programs, maintenance, and fees and charges, 3) Compare Edina's maintenance <br />staffing budget with other cities or with accepted standards, 4) Conduct an <br />independent audit concerning the present condition of parks and facilities, <br />5) Compare Edina's user fee structure with other cities, and 6) Offer findings and <br />recommendations. <br />The Park & Recreation Task Force was asked to complete their report and bring <br />recommendations back to the Council no later than June 1, 1988. Assistant Manager <br />Gordon Hughes was designated as the staff contact person with input from Park & <br />Recreation Director Bob Kojetin. <br />The meeting was adjourned at 6:45 p.m. <br />*A%k <br />City Clerk I