King Neighborhood Association General Meeting
King Neighborhood Facility, 4815 NE 7th Avenue
February 8, 2012 – 6:30 to 8:45 pm
KNA General Meeting Agenda
6:30 Welcome and introductions; approval of minutes and agenda; announcements.
6:40 Recent crime on Alberta Street: a discussion with the Portland Police, neighbors, business owners, and Celeste Carey of City of Portland’s Crime Prevention.
7:15 Katy Kanfer: From Soil to Soul: food security and the King Neighborhood.
7:20 Alan Silver: The Portland Playhouse, and its application for a conditional use permit to use the building at 6th & Prescott: an update.
7:30 Scott Cohen: Neighborhood Greenways.
7:40 Brian Weaver: the 2012 King Neighborhood Clean-up.
7:50 Irek Wielgosz: King Neighborhood Land Use/Economic Development study and action. N. Williams development. Developing a land use study team.
8:00 Safety and livability update, and quick thoughts on how we can address youth violence in our neighborhood in upcoming discussions.
8:05 Katy Kanfer: Movie in the Park 2012: is KNA ready to commit to putting this event on, and fundraising for it? Are there ideas for other summer events we’d like to see?
8:10 Katy Asher updates us on the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhood’s work in the larger inner N/NE neighborhoods.
8:20 Jeff Scott: Jackson’s convenience store, alcohol sales, and a good neighbor agreement.
8:25 Tree Inventory Project: an update? A possibility for King this year?
8:30 Alan Silver: a proposal for KNA’s 2012 board elections.
8:32 Neighborhood garage sale: will we organize this again?
8:36 Communications: a KNA brochure! Other ideas for outreach?
8:45 Closing thoughts.
The King Neighborhood Association meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 in the King Neighborhood Facility at 4815 NE 7th Avenue, unless another location has been designated ahead of time. Our next meeting will be held on March 14, 2012. You can subscribe to our electronic newsletter and check out our community calendar at www.kingneighborhood.org. You can send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Find us on facebook at http://www.facebook.com/kingneighborhood.