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NWGNA Meeting, 10/04
Liquor License and Elections
by Dana Rysavy
October 2004

North Willow Glen Neighborhood Association
Word of Faith Church
October 26, 2004
7 – 8 pm

Call to Order: Tom Smith, 7:05 pm

1. Introductions and Welcome –
a. Jan from Spencer
b. Linda from Spencer
c. Joyce from Bird
d. ??? - sorry, missed your name
e. Pam Foley – School Board Candidate

2. Police Department Update –
a. AJ Young
b. A few property crimes in the last month

3. Ken Yeager - Update
a. City council approved funding for Fuller Park
b. Design March/April
c. Contract July
d. Construction August

4. Nominations and Election
a. Board increased from 7 to 9 – President, Past President, VP, Secretary/Treasurer, 5 Directors
b. Self nominated or nominated by someone. You have the opportunity to accept or decline. No new nominations.
c. Brief statements by nominees
d. Election. New Board:

  • President Ken Eklund
  • Vice President Harvey Darnell
  • Secretary/ Treasurer Debbie Palmer and Dana Rysavy
  • Past President Tom Smith
  • Director Heidi LeVell
  • Director James Moore
  • Director Judi McComak
  • Director Dan Erceg
  • Director Bill Halleck

5. Land Use
a. Willow Plaza – NWGNA board passed a motion to oppose the liquor application. The business plan is for an upscale liquor, tobacco and organic vegetable store. Ken motions to send a letter to the planning director opposing this land use issue 24 yes, 0 opposed, 3 abstained. Motion passed.
b. Delmas south of Willow – 7 homes on a parcel instead of the existing 3
c. November 8 – community meeting for three homes on Willow at Prevost
d. Oct. 27th Level of Service (traffic) level change mitigation with the city – traffic lights

6. Announcements
a. Contact Karen via NWGNA yahoo groups if you can help manage Christmas trees
b. Parking on Talapaque on Delmas and Willow is causing traffic concerns. Email will be sent to NWGNA yahoo to heighten awareness of concerns.
c. Pam Foley – Running for school board.
d. Community service day – October

7. Next meeting – November 23, 2004 7-8:00 PM
Possible agenda topics:
Update from Kevin
Christmas Trees

2003- 2004 board:
President Tom Smith
Vice President Harvey Darnell
Secretary/ Treasurer Ken Eklund and Dana Rysavy
Past President Alison England
Director 1 Debbie Palmer
Director 2 Dan Erceg
Director 3 Mike Gaines

Meeting Adjourned: 8:05 pm

That's all, folks!

Copyright 2004