Vision Statement: Adding Joy to People's Lives.
CALL TO ORDER: Chair Spencer called the meeting to order at 7:01 p.m.
CITIZEN COMMENTS: None
Motion to approve the minutes of May 16, 2012.
2. Approve minutes of regular meeting of June 20, 2012.
Item tabled until the next meeting.
Katie Short, Poet Laureate, requested before the Commission for an additional $700 for the second poetry anthology. She will have more books printed and the book will contain more pages as well. Poldina Scherff reminded the Commission that once the money is used up in the Art Administration account, the money will not be replenished.
Ms. Short informed the Commission that the sale of the books will be increased to $11 from $10. She is requesting for more money due to the increase of paper and ink. The call for submission will be done through the newspaper as well as Facebook.
Motion to approve second poetry anthology publication by Poet Laureate Kati Short and forward to City Council to approve.
4. DISCUSSION ITEM: Discuss the possible public art options for the downtown. (P. Scherff)
At the next meeting, a tour of the downtown will take place after the start of the meeting. It was suggested that tiles could be sold to acquire an art future for the downtown area. A suggestion of having a clock placed for decoration. It was also suggested to place more bike racks in the downtown area. Currently there a few by the City Park however it would be convenient to have them throughout the downtown area by the shops.
COMMISSIONER COMMENTS: None
Poldina Scherff, Recreation Manager:
REQUEST FOR FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS: None
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