Media Advisory -
Julius M. Kleiner Park Master Plan News Conference 


What:
 
Representatives of the Kleiner Park Trust and City of Meridian will hold a joint press conference to unveil the Master Plan for a 60-acre urban park to be gifted to the City of Meridian.


Who:
 
Eugene Kleiner will be in attendance to formally reveal the Master Plan for the memorial park he is donating to Meridian in honor of his late father.


When:
 
Wednesday, August 19, 2:00 p.m.


Where:
 
Future Site of the Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park
(Just east of the Fairview Avenue & Eagle Road intersection --
Enter north off Fairview onto N. Records Avenue, directly across from the Texas Roadhouse restaurant)


Why:
 
Upon its completion, Julius M. Kleiner Park will be Meridian’s largest park with unique amenities to be highlighted at the press conference.

Interview Opportunities:  
Mike Huter, Trustee, Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park Trust  
Tammy de Weerd, Mayor, City of Meridian
Steve Siddoway, Director, Meridian Parks & Recreation Department


Visuals:
 
Media kits, including color illustrations of the future park, descriptive list of amenities, biographical information about Julius M. Kleiner, and complete Park Master Plan on diskette, will be distributed.


For Details:
 
Contact Robert Simison, Meridian Mayor’s Office, 888-4433
 


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