Kick-off for Park Master Plan
On Wednesday, September 19, the
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department
will host a kick-off meeting for the comprehensive parks and recreation master plan. This meeting will be from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in room CH-14 of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center.
Those attending the meeting will learn and discuss the project goals and objectives, outcome expectations, involvement by stakeholders, and the process for establishing a final work plan.
Board members are invited but not required to attend this meeting to provide input into the development and design of the new master plan. Board members planning to attend the meeting are asked to RSVP to Park and Recreation Deputy Director Dot Law, by calling (704) 336-5474
Board Planning Conference Rescheduled
Please mark your calendars for the Board’s Strategic Planning Conference on Thursday, October 18, 2007. The location for the conference is yet to be determined. Additional information will be sent to Board members in the coming weeks. If you have questions about the conference, please contact Hyong Yi at (704) 336-6945
County Support for United Way
Each year Mecklenburg County employees support the United Way of Central Carolinas. United Way of Central Carolinas serves Anson, Cabarrus, Mecklenburg, Mooresville-Lake Norman, and Union counties. The County will formally kick-off its United Way campaign on Tuesday, September 18 at the US National Whitewater Center. This event will be an opportunity for employees to learn about the center while demonstrating their support for the United Way and its many services.
Board members are asked to complete their United Way pledge cards and return them to Clayton Voignier, assistant to the County Manager by Monday, October 1. Thank you in advance for your contribution to the United Way and the people it serves.
--Harry L. Jones, Sr., County Manager