What's Up -- February, 2014

From the Neighborhood Coordinator’s Desk

The Great Falls Neighborhood Councils will be meeting as per their winter schedules.  All changes in February will be noted in bold below.

Neighborhood Council meetings are open to all, and public participation is crucial to the effectiveness of the individual Neighborhood Councils.  Citizens are encouraged to address the Councils with neighborhood news, concerns, items of interest, and/or success stories.  Please plan to attend the Neighborhood Council in your area, and let the members know what’s up in the neighborhood!

For information on Council areas, meetings, and/or members, check the listings below or call Patty Cadwell, Neighborhood Council Coordinator, 455-8496.  Changes to regular schedules are noted in bold lettering.

Citizen Involvement

All councils invite and welcome attendance at their meetings and have set goals for increased citizen participation in 2014.  For information on meeting times and locations, please see the schedule below or call Patty Cadwell, Neighborhood Council Coordinator, at 455-8496.

Regular February Meetings

Council #1 meets Tuesday, February 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the Meadowlark School library.  Agenda items include election of officers, review of bylaws, information from KLJ representative Steve Brown on the airport noise mitigation project, a visit from Community Policing Officer Justin Stevens, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #2 meets Wednesday, February 12 at 7:00 p.m. in the West Elementary School cafeteria.  Agenda items include information from KLJ representative Steve Brown on the airport noise mitigation project, a visit from Community Policing Officer Justin Stevens, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #3 meets Thursday, February 6 at 7:00 p.m. in the Riverview School music room.  Agenda items include information on the Stone Meadows Addition request for a lot size and zoning change; a progress report from ADF General Manager Rooney; information on current Planning/Community Development activities and city trends; a visit from Community Policing Officer Smail; a discussion on potential avenues of information-sharing with Council residents; committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #4 meets Thursday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m. at the Heritage Baptist Church, 900 52nd Street North.  Agenda items include a visit from Community Policing Officer Kristy Walker, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #5 meets Monday, February 17 at 7:00 p.m. at the Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center, 3000 15th Avenue South.  Agenda items include committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #6 meets Wednesday, February 5 at 7:00 p.m. in the Sunnyside School library.  Agenda items include election of officers, review of bylaws, information on current Planning/Community Development activities and city trends, a visit from Community Policing Officer Pamela Henry, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #7 meets Monday, February 10 at 7:00 p.m. in the Gibson Room at the Civic Center.  Agenda items include election of officers, review of bylaws, information on current Planning/Community Development activities and city trends, a visit from Community Policing Officer Tad Kimmet, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #8 meets Thursday, February 20 at 6:00 p.m. at the Great Falls PreRelease Women’s Annex, 1019 15th Street North.  Agenda items include a visit from Community Policing Officer Travis Palmer, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #9 meets Thursday, February 13 at 7:00 p.m. at Great Falls High School, South Campus, room 105.   Agenda items include information on changes planned for the Parkdale area and adjacent park, a visit from Community Policing Officer Tad Kimmet, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.