NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
CARSON CITY CULTURAL COMMISSION
DATE: June 18, 2013
TIME: 5:30 P.M.
LOCATION: Sierra Room
Carson City Community Center
851 East William Street
Carson City, Nevada 89701
CALL TO ORDER
ROLL CALL AND DETERMINATION OF QUORUM
Members of the public who wish to address the Cultural Commission may come forward and speak on matters related to the Commission. Comments may be limited to three minutes per person or topic. If your item requires extended discussion or action, please request the Chairperson to schedule the matter for a future meeting. No action may be taken on a matter raised under this item of the agenda until the matter itself has been specifically included on an agenda as an item upon which action may be taken.
1. ACTION ON APPROVAL OF MINUTES
2. MODIFICATIONS TO THE AGENDA
Agenda Management Notice: Items on the agenda may be taken out of order; the public body may combine two or more agenda items for consideration; and the public body may remove an item from the agenda or delay discussion relating to an item on the agenda at any time.
Note: Items scheduled at a specific time cannot be heard earlier than the scheduled time per Open Meeting Law requirements.
3. MEETING ITEMS
A. Introduction of the new Cultural Commission member, Jesse Singh, Carson City Convention and
Visitors Bureau representative. (Roger Moellendorf)
B. For Possible Action: To recommend to the Board of Supervisors to support including art and
cultural components in the Carson City Downtown 20/20 Action Group’s plan for downtown
revitalization. (Dana Lee Fruend, President - Downtown 20/20 / Linda Ritter, Consultant - Downtown 20/20 / Vern L. Krahn)
C. For Possible Action: To support in concept the Brewery Arts Center’s planning efforts to bring
the Arts Incubator of the Rockies Workshop to Carson City, Nevada.
(John Shelton, Executive
Director - Brewery Arts Center / Vern L. Krahn)
D. Discussion only regarding the Nevada State Legislature’s final action to preserve the
decommissioned Nevada State Prison.
(Tom Porada, Nevada State Prison Preservation Society /
Vern L. Krahn)
E. For Possible Action: To recommend to the Board of Supervisors approval of a Public Art
(Roger Moellendorf / Vern L. Krahn)
F. For Possible Action: To recommend to the Board of Supervisors approval of the Cultural
Commission’s Mission Statement and Bylaws.
(Roger Moellendorf / Vern L. Krahn / Tina
G. For Possible Action: To schedule a tour of the City of Reno’s public art for Cultural Commission
(Vern L. Krahn)
4. STAFF UPDATES - DISCUSSION ONLY
A. Update on the Carson City Art-Slam presented by the Brewery Arts Center and the Carson City Arts and Cultural Coalition at the Arts @ the Heart Convening on April 22 and 23, 2013, in Reno, Nevada. (Vern L. Krahn)
B. Carson City Arts and Culture Coalition activities.
(Vern L. Krahn)
C. FYI Items.
(Vern L. Krahn)
5. MEMBERS’ ANNOUNCEMENTS AND REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION
(No action or discussion among the members or with staff will take place during this item of the agenda)
A. Cultural Commission status reports on projects and comments.
1. Update on “The Wild Horses of Carson City” event. (Jeffery Scott)
2. Update on the Nevada Academy for the Performing Arts.
6. FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS
Activity here will be limited to placing new matters on future agendas only. No discussion, consideration, or action will be pursued by the members or staff concerning the proposed future items during this meeting.
7. PUBLIC COMMENTS
Members of the public who wish to address the Carson City Cultural Commission may come forward and speak on any matter that is not specifically included on the agenda as an action item and allowable under the Open Meeting Law. Comments may be limited to three minutes per person or topic. If your item requires extended discussion or action, please request the Chairperson to schedule the matter for a future meeting.
8. ACTION ON ADJOURNMENT
If you would like more information about any of the agenda items listed above, please contact the staff member listed at the end of the particular item you are interested in at (775) 887-2262.
The Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to make reasonable accommodations for members of the public who wish to attend the meeting and need assistance. If special assistance or arrangements for the meeting are necessary, please notify the Parks and Recreation Department by calling (775) 887-2262 or in writing at 3303 Butti Way, Building #9, Carson City, Nevada, 89701.
This agenda and supporting materials are available at www.carson.org and at the Carson City Parks and Recreation Department located at 3303 Butti Way, Building #9, Carson City, Nevada, 89701.
In accordance with NRS 241.020, this agenda has been posted
before 9:00 a.m. three working days before the day of the meeting at the following locations:
City Hall, 201 North Carson Street
Carson City Library, 900 North Roop Street
Carson City Community Center, 851 East William Street
Carson City Planning Division, 108 E. Proctor Street
Carson City Parks and Recreation Department, 3303 Butti Way, Building #9
Carson City, Nevada