3 June 2013
Friends of McMillan Park Meeting with Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie
Purpose of Meeting:
Request that CM McDuffie join our appeal to Mayor Gray to cancel the 6 June2013 McMillan Park Surplus Meeting
Discuss what the Friends are doing for McMillan Parka.
Petitioning the Peoplei.
Review the petition textii.
Identify current results1.
2,000 total signatures2.
Vast majority of signatories from Ward 5, especially Precincts 135 and193.
All signatories recognize the immense intrinsic value of this public asset.b.
Urging Mayor Gray to Cancel 6 June Surplus Meeting because:i.
Lack of transparency, documentation, and adequate review time needed toinform meaningful public comment1.
DMPED-VMP Exclusive Rights Agreement per unfulfilled FOIA request2.
Requirements per DC Code § 10-801
Whether the land has any necessary use by the District andwhy, including economic factors and policy objectives whichserve as the basis for this decision and a description of howcompetition for the land may be maximized, as well as adescription of how the economic and policy objectives will beweighted and evaluated in the disposition processb.
What public benefit would obtain by selling, or keeping, theland3.
Updated McMillan Park Fiscal and Economic Impact Analysis4.
Environmental impact assessmentsii.
Since DC Governmen
t is “the developer”, surplusing the land is unnecessary.