Park Board to discuss Central Waterfront Park on May 22

The Seattle Board of Park Commissioners will hold its regular meeting at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, May 22, in the Kenneth R. Bounds Park Board Room at 100 Dexter Ave. N, in Denny Park at the corner of Dexter and Denny Way.

Central Waterfront Park Presentation and Discussion: Marshall Foster, Urban Design and Public Engagement Manager for the Office of the Waterfront and Victoria Schoenburg, Seattle Parks and Recreation, will present the design and update the Board of Park Commissioners on the Central Waterfront project. Park Board members will have the opportunity to ask questions and give their input.

The Seattle Board of Park Commissioners is a nine-member citizen board created by the City Charter. Four members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council; four members are appointed by the City Council; and one member is a young adult appointed by the YMCA Get Engaged Program. Current members are Antoinette Angulo, Tom Tierney, Bob Edmiston, Jourdan Keith, Chair Diana Kincaid, Brice Maryman, Mazohra Thami, Yazmin Mehdi and Barbara Wright.

The Board meets twice a month, normally on the second and fourth Thursdays, to advise the Parks and Recreation Superintendent, the Mayor, and the City Council on parks and recreation matters. For more information, please call Rachel Acosta at 206-684-5066 or email her at rachel.acosta@Seattle.gov.