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Posted on: April 9, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE: Parks and Recreation Commission Virtual Special Meeting




VIRTUAL MEETING (see below for telephone instructions)

The Ypsilanti Parks and Recreation Commission will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held virtually due to the pandemic. For more information about the Parks and Recreation Commission and to see agendas and other meeting information, visit

This special meeting has been called as the regular 4/13 meeting was cancelled due to a schedule conflict.


  1. Call To Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Approval of Agenda
  4. Approval of the Minutes – March 9, 2021
  5. Introductions / Public Comment & Presentations –
    1. Patrick Quinn – Pickleball Court in Candy Cane Park
  6. Friends Group Updates
    1. Rutherford Pool
    2. Senior Center
  7. City of Ypsilanti Updates
  8. New Business
    1. Adopt-A-Park Application Update – Riverside Park – EMU Honors College
    2. Adopt-A-Park Application Update – GaGa Ball Pit – Candy Cane Park
    3. Community Garden – Candy Cane Park
    4. Huron River Day Update
    5. mParks – Community Service Awards
  9. Other Business
  10. Commissioner Comments / Announcements

The meeting can be attended through this link:, or by calling  these toll free numbers:

  • 888 475 4499 US Toll-free
  • 877 853 5257 US Toll-free

When prompted, enter the Meeting ID: 828 0248 3745, followed by the #, press # again to be connected. If a passcode is requested, use 48197.

Members of the public will be able to make comment during the designated time for public comment. To address the commission, meeting participants will need to “raise their hand” to indicate they want to speak.  To raise your hand while participating online, click the “Raise Hand” icon at the bottom of the Zoom Screen or press *9 via phone. 

Instructions for Persons with Disabilities

Persons with disabilities who need accommodations to effectively participate in the meeting should contact the City Clerk, Andrew Hellenga at by 5:00 p.m. on the day before the meeting to request assistance.  Closed captions will be provided during the meeting.

City Clerk's Office
One South Huron Street
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
(734) 483-1100

Andrew Hellenga
City Clerk
Posted: April 9, 202

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