King Neighborhood Association December Meeting Agenda

Revised 11/30/08

King Neighborhood Association Board Meeting

King Neighborhood Facility, MLK Room

4815 NE 7th Ave


December 10, 2008                   6:30 pm – 8:30 pm


Introductions and review agenda

Approve minutes from 11/12/08


Standing reports

Update from Portland Police                                                      Officer Brian Sims

Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods                                         ______________

Public Safety Action Committee                                                 Charles Boardman



Traffic safety issues on NE Killingsworth                                   John Fall, Maureen Mimiaga



Fixing the fountain at the police station                                        ____________


Groundwork Portland: brownfields in King                                  Andrea Hamberg, Sybil Kelly


Youth Employment Institute                                                       Madeline Lockwood


KNA communication initiatives                                                  Trace Salmon, Charles Boardman


Short Updates

Miracles Club – any news?                                                        Herman Bryant

Last Thursday – KNA and the permit                                         Rick Sills

Store at 9th and Alberta:  Good Neighbor Agreement, etc.                        Charles Boardman

PDC Gateway Heritage Marker Program – update on process    John Tyler

Oregon Convention Center Urban Renewal Advisory Comm.      John Tyler

MLK Liquor Store – Good Neighbor Agreement                         __________

PDC – is 24 hour Fitness still planned for Vanport?                      Leslie Cormier

Bioswale stormwater project at King School                               Trace Salmon

NE Going as a Bike Boulevard                                                   ____________

KNA position on streetcar route on MLK                                   Maureen Mimiaga

Farmers market pilot committee                                                 Charles Boardman

Form a King spring clean-up working committee                         Charles Boardman

King School park – concerns about structures                             Karen Trappen

PDC and Killingsworth Street Improvement                                Charles Boardman

Grant from Metro Regional Council to spruce up Killingsworth



Standing committee reports

Treasurer’s report – discussion of budget                                    Trace Salmon

Land use committee – board discussion of charter                       Board

Communications/outreach/website – charter?  Update?               Board



Other topics?




Wrap up

Any upcoming events to publicize/share?

Review old action items

Summarize decisions and review new action items

Confirm next meeting date:  1/14/09

Suggest agenda topics for next meeting


Future topics: 

Grant writing workshop, Allyson Spencer