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The Park Advisory Board meeting for tonight has been canceled, a new date has not yet been set for the meeting. There are some new things going on with PAC, however, including new director! Dan Hammett took over recently, and we look forward to meeting him at the next meeting!

Some other news coming up:

Heal the Bay at the Echo Park Farmers Market

Friday, July 30 from 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Heal the Bay will have a booth at the Farmers Market to share information on:

  • Marine Protected Areas
  • Banning of Plastic Shopping Bags
  • Gulf Oil Spill

California Coastal Clean Up Day in Inland Echo Park

Saturday, September 25, 2010 from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
751 Park Avenue at Park Avenue and Lemoyne
The  community is invited to join this clean up extravaganza. 80% of trash found on beaches comes from an inland source. Echo Park is one of 80 sites organized by Heal The Bay. Site Co-Captains in Echo Park are Central City Action Committee and Echo Park TAP (Trash Abatement Project).

To register: Call Central City Action Committee at (213) 241-0908, or Heal the Bay at 800-HEAL BAY or www.healthebay.org/CCD

There will be more events coming up in August and September, stay tuned for more info on Echo Park Now!

Echo Park Advisory Board Meeting Agenda
Monday, April 19, 2010 at 7:00 pm
Echo Park Recreation Center, 1632 Bellevue Avenue

Meeting called to order

  • Roll Call
  • Approval of Minutes – January/February/March 2010
  • Mitch O’Farrell (Sr. Advisory, Special Projects, Office of Council President, Eric Garcetti): Echo Park Updates and Discussion
  • Public comment of non-agenda items (10 minutes)
  • Echo Park Recreation Staff Reports (5 minutes)

Old business

  • Pending Business
    • Lake Rehab – Construction projected for January 2011
    • Boys & Girls Club – RAP Commissioners meeting projected for September 2010
    • Sunday Flee Market Issue
  • Follow-through on fundraising efforts for Spring/Summer 2010
  • Follow-through on new PAB Member Recruitment
  • Changing of the regularly scheduled meeting day and time
    • 4th Monday of the month, motion to vote

New Business

  • Secretary Duties – board member to temporarily facilitate
  • Board member reports/remarks

Motion to Adjourn

  • Next meet May 17 at 7pm (pending vote above)