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Please note: this meeting's minutes have not been finalized yet. Actions taken on legislation and their results are not available.
Meeting date/time: 4/26/2021 11:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Virtual
Land Use, Urban Agriculture and Reforestation Work Group
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     Working Group Members (14) Linda Frank, Chair George Martin, Janet Meissner Pritchard, Bruce Wiggins, David Weingrod, Dynasty Ceasar, Kelly Moore Brands, Monica Wauk Smith, Sam Leichtling, Scott Baran, Kimberly Kujoth, Tracy Staedter, Benjamin McKay, Katherine Riebe     Not available Not available
   1. Call to order and roll call    Not available Not available
   2. Approve minutes of 4/12/21 meeting     Not available Not available
   3. Updates a. New items in Google Drive document repository: Linda Frank i. link to the folder -https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1aHuU64sJETOY75e3Gmr-FQTPpPJzgBbp?usp=sharing b. Temporary Delay of Video Survey outreach, per Jennifer Evans, Education and Outreach Working Group co-chair     Not available Not available
   4. General Discussion a. Share ideas for proposing revisions to Item 3 of a preliminary proposal adopted by the Task Force, entitled “Bold American Rescue Plan Act Ideas for the City of Milwaukee”; Legistar file no. 191923 (Rafael’s 5 Recommendations). Topics to be explored include: i. Reducing impermeable surfaces ii. Encouraging landscaping with biodiverse trees and plants iii. Replacing grass on City lots with alternative groundcover     Not available Not available
   5. Breakout Room Team Discussions a. Team meetings i. Biodiversity and Soil Health ii. Tree Canopy iii. Urban Ag / Community-Led Green Space b. Report back on Breakout Room discussions     Not available Not available
   6. Action Items and Next Steps a. Items for next agenda b. Next regular meeting, 5/10/21 at 11:00 AM     Not available Not available
   7. Adjournment    Not available Not available
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