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File #: R-48-22    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 7/15/2022 In control: City Council
On agenda: 9/19/2022 Final action: 9/19/2022
Title: Tucker Street Park - For the purpose of designating certain City of Annapolis-owned property as a Mini-Park; naming the Mini-Park at the northeast end of Tucker Street the "Tucker Street Park"; and generally relating to park amenities.
Sponsors: Karma O'Neill
Attachments: 1. R-48-22 First Reader, 2. R-48-22 Fiscal Impact Note, 3. R-48-22 Staff Report, 4. R-48-22 Signed
Title
Tucker Street Park - For the purpose of designating certain City of Annapolis-owned property as a Mini-Park; naming the Mini-Park at the northeast end of Tucker Street the "Tucker Street Park"; and generally relating to park amenities.

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CITY COUNCIL OF THE
City of Annapolis

Resolution 48-22

Introduced by: Alderwoman O'Neill
Co-sponsored by:

A RESOLUTION concerning
"Tucker Street Park"


FOR The purpose of designating certain City of Annapolis-owned property as a Mini-Park; naming the Mini-Park at the northeast end of Tucker Street the "Tucker Street Park"; and generally relating to park amenities.

WHEREAS, The City of Annapolis is working to create green space and Mini-Parks accessible to the general public commonly known as a "pocket park" and/or street end parks; and

WHEREAS, The Annapolis Comprehensive Plan of 2009, Chapter 6, states, "Recreation and open space make an essential contribution to a healthier population and greener city"; and

WHEREAS, The Plan policy recommends that "expansion of the parks system should be undertaken selectively and strategically, with the object of taking advantage of rare opportunities, providing parks and recreation services to underserved areas, allowing public access to the waterfront, and furthering environmental goals."

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL that the City-owned property located at the northeast end of Tucker Street, known as Tucker Street Boat Launch, between 317 Tucker Street and 415 Monterey Avenue, be designated a Mini-Park and named "Tucker Street Park."

AND, BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED BY THE ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL that benches be installed on the Mini-Park, a marker, and any other park amenities as approved by the City Council.

AND, BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED BY THE ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL that such Mini-Park dedication shall take effect upon the passage of this Resolution.

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