Joint ward meeting: game day at the new Gophers stadium, Wed., Feb. 18

Officials will discuss traffic, parking, tailgating and clean-up

On Wednesday, Feb. 18, 7–8:30 p.m., there will be a joint Ward Meeting hosted by Third Ward Council Member Diane Hofstede, Second Ward Council Member Cam Gordon and First Ward Council Member Paul Ostrow. The meeting will be at Van Cleve Park, 901 15th Ave SE. The Community Meeting is to discuss the plan for traffic, parking, tailgating, and clean-up for game days at the new University of Minnesota Stadium. Individuals participating in the program will include:

University of Minnesota Representatives

— Lynn Holleran, Associate to the President, University of Minnesota
— June Nobbe, Director, Leadership Programs; and Co-Chair, Tailgating Committee of Game Day Operations Planing
— Greg Hestness, Assistant Vice President and Chief of Police, Department of Public Safety and Emergency Management
— Chuck Miner, Deputy Chief, University of Minnesota Police Department

City of Minneapolis representatives

— Second Precinct Inspector Robert Skomra
— City of Minneapolis Licensing Department Ricardo Cervantes
— City of Minneapolis – Public Works Department

last revised: February 16, 2009