Call to order
President Laurie Keleher called to order at 7:05 PM. Contact: email@example.com
Officer Lang?/Officer Smith – Crime states were presented. Statistically, our area is at or below normal levels for the year in comparison with other neighborhoods. Car accessories are the most sought after products! Contacts: firstname.lastname@example.org, Douglas.email@example.com
Recreation Department Report
Katie Lear – Six Thanksgiving baskets were donated by KOC…they were distributed by LeBlond to six families of the
Nick Motz - presented the November 2008 meeting minutes. Motioned, seconded, filed. PO Box will be changing effective immediately to PO Box 26182, Cincinnati, Oh 45226 (actually our old PO Box #). Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jackie Weist – Presented October and November’s Treasurer’s report. Motioned, seconded, filed. Contact: email@example.com
Transportation Study/Bus Stops – Progressing slowly, as usual.
Collins Steps – No news from Gerry Burns, ball is in his court.
Housing Fund – Still in law.
Budget – 2009 Proposed Budget was presented. Executive Board will meet next week to tweak budget, The final budget will be presented In January 2009.
NSP Funds Spending Suggestions – Patrice Allen presented. Went around the neighborhood for input on spending. Finally spoke to 30-40 people. Input: Newsletter ($0.50 per copy per mailing and a free volunteer for layout/design/upkeep, and a website/blog for free, $1000 annual), dumpster clean up sessions (from free by Keep Cincinnati Beautiful for yard waste only to $450 for non-yard waste, etc. $1000 annually for 2 cleanups), citizen’s patrol beat, more trash cans, boulevard trees thru Urban Forestry Program ($4-5000 annually for the concrete cutting to place the trees). Costs for programs is in parenthesis. Motion was made to delay 2009 vote until January, 2009, seconded, passed 7 in favor, 0 opposed.
Elections – all were elected! Motion was made to elect slate as presented, seconded, passed 7 in favor, 0 opposed!