What's Up -- June 2012 Newsletter

From the Neighborhood Coordinator’s Desk

The Great Falls Neighborhood Councils will be meeting as per their summer schedules. All changes in June 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 2012/2013. For information on meeting times and locations, please see the schedule below or email Patty Cadwell, Neighborhood Council Coordinator, or call 455-8496.

Regular June Meetings

Council #1 will not meet in June, July or August.

Council #2 meets Wednesday, June 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the Civic Center’s Gibson Room. Agenda items include information on the Open Meeting Law and meeting protocol from City Clerk Lisa Kunz and City Attorney Jim Santoro, an update on a resident complaint concerning an animal breeder, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #3 will not meet in June, July or August.

Council #4 meets Thursday, June 28 at 6:30 p.m. at the Heritage Baptist Church, 900 52nd Street North. Agenda items include information on the Open Meeting Law and meeting protocol from City Clerk Lisa Kunz and City Attorney Jim Santoro, information on area parks from Park and Rec Director Marty Basta, Good Neighbor Award presentations to two entities, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #5 will not meet in June, July or August.

Council #6 will not meet in June, July or August.

Council #7 meets Monday, June 11 at 7:00 p.m. in the Gibson Room at the Civic Center. Agenda items include information from GFPD concerning a designated officer for the area, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.

Council #8 will not meet in June. The Annual Ice Cream Social in Memorial Park will be held at 6:00 p.m. on July 18, 2012. The public is invited.

Council #9 meets Thursday, June 14 at 7:00 p.m. in the Campfire Office, 1925 2nd Avenue South. Agenda items include an appeal hearing on a denial of a multiple use animal permit, committee reports and neighborhood concerns.