GPNA Meeting Agendas

GPNA Meeting Agenda - Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Subject to Change


Meeting conduct
  • Welcome to the July 2014 meeting of the Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA). The GPNA meets the third Tuesday of every month at 7:30pm in the Coca Cola World Studio located in the Activity Resource Center (ARC) building of Zoo Atlanta. Enter through the C-5 gate located at the SE corner of the Cherokee Ave parking lot of 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.
Call to Order – 7:30pm 

Officer Reports

  • Thanks to Zoo Atlanta for the use of their space!
  • Welcome new members: profession; hobby; burning question?
  • Mary Woodlan: Oakland Cemetery
  • Please check in or sign in if you’re a new member.
  • Committee sign-up sheets; Committee Chair contact info on left
  • Bylaws Ad-hoc Committee Update
Secretary Treasurer
  • Updated Treasurer’s Report
Committee Reports

Public Safety
  • Public officials/neighborhood update
  • Zone 6 APD update
  • Zone 6 Community Prosecutor: Keith Lamar, [email protected], 404 612-7012
  • House in the Park Event
Grant Park Parent Network
  • Angelique Edwards: Events update
  • Katie Howard: Education update
Economic Development
  • SEABA Soiree Lunchean: Thursday, 07/24/14, 12pm, Zoo Atlanta | Progam Topic "Ask Your Local Rep"
Parks & Recreation
  • David Dreyer, Grant Park Conservancy Chair: GP Conservancy Update
  • Mothball Committee Update
Land Use and Zoning
  • 408 Woodward Ave: U-14-016 - Special Use Permit
  • Cherokee Lots: Modification to conditions
Historic – No report
Technology – No report
Transportation – No report
New Business/Open Floor

Adjourn – 8:30pm

Upcoming Meetings:
  • Mothball Committee: Wednesday, 07/30/14, 7pm, Ziba’s Bistro
  • Technology Committee: Monday, 07/28/14, 8pm, Dakota Blue
  • Public Safety Committee: Wednesday, 07/23/14, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • Transportation Committee: Wednesday, 07/23/14, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • NPU-W Meeting: Wednesday, 07/23/14, 7:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • Land Use & Zoning Committee: Thursday, 08/07/14, 7pm, Zoo Atlanta, ARC Bldg, T lab
  • GPNA: 08/19/14, 7:30pm, Zoo Atlanta ARC Bldg, Coca-Cola World Studio
  • Historic Committee: Monday, 07/21/14, 7pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
General Info:
  • When contacting police: Call 911 FIRST; call the Zone 6 precinct second at 404.371.5002.
  • Join the Grant Park Security Patrol (GPSP) and help fund patrol hours:
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Grant Park Neighborhood Association’s Mission:
Preserving History. Embracing Diversity. Building Community.