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Measurement Team

The Measurement Team and works to ensure that by 2015, 90% of Brooklyn Park residents feel prideful; that we have a thriving community; and opportunities exist for all.

Members: 5-10
Term: One year
Meets: Once every two months,4-5:30 p.m. at City Hall, 5200 85th Ave N.
Time Commitment: One and a half hours every two months

The Measurement Team analyzes the citywide survey in 2011 and 2013 and focuses on the following indicators to measure the Community Engagement Initiative

  • Economic vitality
  • Safety
  • Sense of community
  • Amenities
  • Appearance
  • Housing
  • Media perceptions
  • Education

Go BP! Coalition Team

The Go BP! Coalition and serves as the advisory group to the community engagement teams.

Members: 5-10
Term: One year
Meets: Second Tuesday of every month,6-8 p.m. at City Hall, 5200 85th Ave N.
Time Commitment: One and a half hours per month


  • Monitor the Community Engagement budget
  • Review applications for Community Engagement fund request
  • Ensure overall progress and collaboration of team projects

Core Planning Team

The Core Planning Team created the city mission statement, core values and strategic plan in 2009. The team meets annually for two consecutive days in the fall. It serves as the mission champion and makes any necessary adjustments to the strategic plan.

Contact us

City Hall

5200 85th Ave. N.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
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Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Phone and email

Josie Shardlow
Email Josie Shardlow

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