Archives: Meeting Minutes
Board of Directors Meeting: 05/14/2018
Meeting called to order: 6:30 pm by President Nilan Watmore
Attendance: Hilary, Cassandra, Dylan, Megan, Nilan
Guests: Azia, John
April minutes: Approved, with one addition by Victor via email.
Business Committee report – JR:
- Many business members are past due to renew memberships, and no new ad buys have been made lately – only two still current for next newsletter.
- Have lost about $300 in business membership revenue, plus ad revenue.
- JR is not able to continue running the business committee. HPNA has to decide if it will find a new person or stop the business membership/solicitation program.
- Spreadsheet of current business members is in HPNA google drive.
- Goal will be to work on renewals for ads and business memberships for next newsletter.
- Will go to the printer this Friday.
- Ideas for future content: business spotlight, neighbor spotlight, article in Spanish
- VV emailed report on HPNA financials to Board.
CommuniTree Project Update: CS
- Postcards for fundraising mailer – Azia will follow up
- CS proposed applying for seed grant for scavenger hunt event. CS will work on the grant application.
- HM and NW recapped workgroup meeting on 5/2 (see HPNA newsletter article)
- Discussed future attendance at workgroup meetings, HPNA will reach out to neighbors who have expressed interest in engaging on this issue
Meeting with SLPNA
- SLPNA board leadership would like to meet with HPNA Board. NL and DS will meet with them to discuss mutual issues.
- Del Rio Trail, cannabis businesses, homelessness, code enforcement
- Find someone who knows how to do it
- DS will check with SLPNA on cost
- A new format and web design would be easier to maintain and make the site compatible with mobile devices.