GPNA Meeting Agenda - Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Welcome

Housekeeping & Meeting Conduct

  • Welcome to the August 2013 meeting of the Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA). The GPNA meets the third Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm in the Coca-Cola World Studio of the Activity Resource Center (ARC) building at Zoo Atlanta. Enter through the C5 gate located at the SE corner of the Cherokee Ave parking lots for Zoo Atlanta.
  • To be eligible to vote, you must attend one (1) GPNA meeting, register, be 18 years or older, and reside in Grant Park. You are then eligible to vote from your second meeting forward as long as you remain a resident.
  • Please reserve comments not directly related to the agenda items for Open Floor. Take conversations into the lobby.
  • Let neighbors know you’re at this meeting by checking in to FourSquare, Facebook, etc.
  • Campaigning rules: 30 Seconds at Open Floor. Introduce & tell where people can get more info.

Call to Order – 7:30pm 

Officer Reports

President
  • Thanks to Zoo Atlanta for the use of their space!
  • Welcome new members: profession; hobby; burning question?
  • Recognize elected officials
Vice-President
  • Committee sign-up sheets; Committee Chair contact info on left
  • Please check in or sign in if you’re a new member
Secretary
  • GPNA Meeting Minutes – 2013, July 16
Treasurer
  • Updated Treasurer’s report

Committee Reports

Public Safety
  • Public officials/neighborhood update
    • Zone 6 APD update
    • Zone 6 Community Prosecutor: Keith Lamar
  • New GPSP website – grantparksecuritypatrol.org Please join!
GPPN
Land Use and Zoning
Fundraising
  • Grant Park Mothball – Hootenanny
Parks & Recreation
Historic
  • Number of COAs
  • 696 Oakland Ave
  • Preservation Minute
Transportation
  • New signs – “No Parking” & Soon-to-be “No Right on Red”
  • Bicycle Infrastructure & Planning App – cycleatlanta.org
Economic Development – No Report

Technology – No Report
 

New Business/Open Floor

  • Campaigning rules – 30 Seconds! Introduce yourself & tell where people can get more info.

Adjourn – 8:30pm

Upcoming Meetings

  • Fundraising Committee: Tuesday, 7/23/13, 6:30pm, Ziba’s Bistro (MOTHBALL PLANNING!)
  • Public Safety Committee: Wednesday, 8/28/13, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • Transportation Committee: Wednesday, 8/28/13, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • Technology Committee: Thursday, 8/29/13, 7pm, 991 Rawlins St, 30315
  • Land Use & Zoning Committee: Thursday, 9/05/13, 7pm, Zoo Atlanta, ARC Bldg, T lab
  • GPNA: 9/17/13, 7:30pm, Zoo Atlanta ARC Bldg, Coca-Cola World Studio
  • Historic Committee: Monday, 9/16/13, 7pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
  • Monthly BeltLine101 Presentation: 3rd Tuesday’s, 6pm, Historical Concepts in Glenwood Park

General Info

Grant Park Neighborhood Association’s mission

Preserve the historic legacy of our Grant Park neighborhood;
Promote the diversity of our Grant Park neighborhood today; and,
Protect the green spaces of our Grant Park neighborhood for future generations to enjoy.


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