Minutes - June 18, 2017
Attending: Claude and Nancy Lewis, Barb Villa, Carol Jacobson, Elizabeth Vencill, Olivia Jaramillo, Clark Brown, Mark Clark, Omar Durant, and Rob Cronin.
Meeting convened at 6:40 pm.
Approval of May meeting minutes - Mark
Minutes of the May board meeting were reviewed. Minutes were approved.
Approval of Treasurer’s Report- Omar
The following is the treasurer report for May 2017:
Beginning balance, May 1: $5,000.78
There were no deposits or withdrawals
Ending balance, May 31, 2017: $5,000.78
No questions were raised. Report was approved.
GreaterCentralAve.com Update -Michelle Negrette
City of ABQ Economic Department - Central Corridor Initiative received a Federal grant – 18-month period - October 2016 and December 2017.
Central Ave is the economic driver not only for City of ABQ but also the entire state.
Goal: Central Ave. economic development ideas for the future
For background information, see link to Greater Central Avenue 2017 Work Plan: www.greatercentralave.org/2017-work-plan/
Next Community Action Forum is Wednesday, June 14th @ 6 – 8 pm in the City Lab, 505 Central Ave. NW
Workshop will present updates on studies from UNM and reports from previous group meetings in the neighborhoods along the Central Ave Corridor.
Mural project arts based groups
10 murals along the Central corridor;
Post cards from ABQ;
Community fellows from the neighborhoods along the corridor as liaison to City
Michele can be contacted at Stratadesignnet @gmail.com.
EPC IDO Appeals
EPC IDO appeal to the City from the Historic Neighborhood Alliance
Ask District 6 Coalition to add their name to the appeal
Appeal the findings of the EPC
Motion to add HBANA to the list supporting the appeal the finding of the EPC and to ask District 6 to join the appeal was made and approved by HBANA board.
Orphan Sign Project Update - Carol
Carol spoke with Nancy Fromm about the Media Arts students with the three designs for the district signs. Funding is available for the current fiscal year for the banner project.
National Night Out - Olivia
National date is Tuesday, August 1, 2017, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm, in Zia Park.
Plans: $600 budget; Kona Ice ordered; Tickets ordered; Tables confirmed;
Promotion – 8 yard signs ordered
HBABA board members will meet in Zia Park on Tuesday, August 1st at 5:30 to set up and to receive event activity assignments. Members will remain after 8 pm to take down signs and tables and to clean up the park.
Zia Park Update - Olivia
Mutt Mitts are installed in Zia Park
Olivia & Lee West will pick up more mitts from Parks department
HBANA Neighborhood Sign Update - Anna
In progress of review
Annual Meeting – Omar
Date and Time:
Sunday, September 24: St Timothy Lutheran Church from 2 pm – 5 pm in the Fellowship Hall; Business meeting 3 pm to 4:30
Round Table Sharing - All
Permit denial – pot luck at Chess Academy; Twisters on Central is now open.
Coral Charter school requested a presentation at HBANA
The meeting adjourned at 8:10 pm.
No July meeting – HBANA Board will meet at Zia Park, Tuesday, August 1st, at 5:30 to set up for National Night Out event.
August 10, 2017, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Location: Manzano del Sol Hobby Room