Cultural resource study & interpretive program for Battle Creek-Indian Mounds Regional Park (year 2 of 2)

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$539,000
Fund Source
Parks & Trails Fund
Recipient
St. Paul Parks & Recreation
Start Date
July 2016
End Date
June 2019
Counties Affected
Ramsey
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2015, Chp. 2, Art. 3, Sec. 4 (SFY 2016) PTLF
Appropriation Language

Sec. 4. METROPOLITAN COUNCIL$17,237,000$18,067,000
(a) $17,237,000 the first year and $18,067,000 the second year are for distribution according to Minnesota Statutes, section 85.53, subdivision 3.
(b) Money appropriated under this section and distributed to implementing agencies must be used to fund the list of recommended projects in the report submitted pursuant to Laws 2013, chapter 137, article 3, section 4, paragraph (o). Projects funded by the money appropriated under this section must be substantially consistent with the project descriptions and dollar amounts in the report. Any funds remaining after completion of the listed projects may be spent by the implementing agencies on projects to support parks and trails.
(c) Grant agreements entered into by the Metropolitan Council and recipients of money appropriated under this section must ensure that the funds are used to supplement and not substitute for traditional sources of funding.
(d) The implementing agencies receiving appropriations under this section shall give consideration to contracting with Conservation Corps Minnesota for restoration, maintenance, and other activities.

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$539,000
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Complete a cultural resource assessment and interpretive plan to inform visitors of the Regional Park's cultural significance.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Reported upon completion

Recipient Board Members
County Board
Project Overview

Continue Implementation of adopted Master Plan to include a splash pad (small artistic interactive water feature with year-round interest.) Indian Mounds hosts approximately 344,000 visits annually, including 13% of both African Americans and Asians, and 3% Native Americans.

Project Details

Battle Creek & Indian Mounds Regional Park

Project Manager
First Name
Michael
Last Name
Hahm
Street Address
25 W 4th St #400
City
Saint Paul
State
MN
Zip Code
55102
Phone
651-266-6409
Email
michale.hahm@ci.stpaul.mn.us