city of tacoma
File #: RES-37926    Version: 1 Name: renaming parks
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 11/24/2009 In control: City Council
On agenda: 11/24/2009 Final action: 11/24/2009
Title: Resolution No. 37926
Attachments: 1. RES-37926.pdf
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A RESOLUTION relating to landmarks preservation; naming one public park,
renaming one public park, and naming one public property.

3 WHEREAS the Landmarks Preservation Commission ("Commission")

received a request to name a park located north of Tacoma Municipal Building

5 North, to rename a park located at 429 South 80th Street, and to name a public

6 property located in the pedestrian area at the 1300 Block of Broadway Plaza,

7 and
8 WHEREAS, in accordance with the Policy on Place Names and Name
Changes, adopted by the City Council on July 25, 1986, by

I 1Resolution No. 30525, the Commission held the necessary public hearing on

12 the naming of the properties on September 23, 2009, and

1 3 WHEREAS, following the public hearing the Commission observed a 30

14 day comment period, and

1 5 WHEREAS, during this comment period an error in addressing for the

"Harry P. Cain Promenade" public notice was discovered and a correction
1 7
notice was sent October 20, 2009, and
1 8

19 WHEREAS, following the comment period, the Commission voted to

20 recommend the adoption of the proposed name at its regular meeting on

21 October 28, 2009, and

22 WHEREAS the Commission's recommendation is to name the park

23 located north of Tacoma Municipal Building North "Ben Gilbert Park," to rename
the park located at 429 South 80th Street, currently known as Celebration Park,




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