May 27th, 2009 Meeting Summary
-- see also the
April 22, 2009 meeting summary
Norah Gaynor (King County Parks), Christina Merten (FOMP Board, Marymoor
Community Gardeners Association), Barbara Dickson (neighbor), Bopha Cheng
(Lake Washington Technical College)
- SRA project Hearing
Examiner has approved the proposal and the project is now in front of the
City Council for a vote on Tuesday, June 2, 2009. Norah will e-mail Michael
that an announcement of the Council hearing was mailed to FOMP.
- CIP/Project Updates:
Norah Gaynor, Parks
- Marymoor Connector Trail
Complete. Grand opening was May 14.
- Ballfields 1 & 2 Multi-use
Project Open. Asphalt work July 21-23. The fields will be closed
while work is completed July 21-23.
- Pet Garden One gate
installed. Installed gate is the incorrect size, it is too tall. A new
gate has been ordered. Other gaps in the wall will be filled by
decorative wrought iron work. No schedule has been set for the
decorative iron work.
- Birdloop Norah has not
received an update on this project.
- Clise Mansion Electrical
- East Lake Sammamish Trail
- Maintenance & Art Barn Roof
Replacement Recycled product approved. Work scheduled for July.
- Stage Seating Area
Asphalt path installed.
- NE Marymoor Way - Paving
work Patching done. Catch-basin done. Root-heave repairs will be done
in Velodrome parking lot this weekend. Road overlay July. West entrance
- Velodrome Lighting
Replace existing lamps with energy efficient, lower impact lamps. Done.
- Community Garden
Expansion complete, Association decided to put new smaller plot sizes in
as part of the expansion. New plot size is 10 foot by 20 foot, instead
of 10 foot by 40 foot. New kiosk project by Eagle Scout in progress.
Christina passed along new brochures for the group to post at the park
- Marymoor Map done
Printed maps now available at Recreation office.
- Parking Fee Violation Penalty
(Thank you for support letters). Unanimous support by Budget and Fiscal
Management Committee 5/19. Ordinance may go to full council 6/15. If the
council approves the penalty it will go into affect at that time.
- Event/Activities Updates
(See other side and additional sheets) USGA will be hosting a tournament at
Sahalee the final week of July 2010. The tournament will be using the park
as a vehicle parking option. Cirque du Soleil will also be at the park from
June 17 July 18 2010. Norah also confirmed that concerts will also be
held during this time. There will be large impacts to traffic.
- Other Lake Washington
Technical College will be holding a summer class series for teens this
year. Ms. Cheng wanted to come connect with park groups for possible
classes next year. The College has a horticulture program and may be able
to help the park with the urban re-forestation program. Any groups
interested in working with the college for next years programs should call
Wednesday June 24, 2009 7:00 9:00pm. Marymoor Art Barn.
These notes were made by
Christina Merten, and they do not constitute an official record of the
meeting. They may have inaccuracies and omissions. If anyone has any
complaints about the content of these notes, they should direct them to Michael
Hobbs at email@example.com, and he will endeavor to