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Tag: Metropolitan Parks District (MPD)

Urban Politics #118: Zoo Non-Profit Governance Agreement

November 27th, 2001

In early December, the City Council will consider a proposed agreement to transfer management of the Woodland Park Zoo from the City of Seattle to the Woodland Park Zoo Society for 20 years, with a 10-year option to extend.

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Urban Politics #59: Update On MPD Legislation

March 21st, 1999

The legislation amending the Revised Code of Washington on Metropolitan Park Districts (MPD) has passed both houses. The house version will be going to the Senate where two critical amendments still need to be made before a final vote is taken.

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Urban Politics #58: Metropolitan Park District (MPD)

March 4th, 1999

This legislative session has seen a flurry of lobbying activity in Olympia around changes being made to Metropolitan Park Districts. The City and the Zoo Society are advocating for these changes to provide for more funding opportunities for the Zoo, possibly the Aquarium, and city parks.

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