July Meeting Minutes
Pocket Greenhaven Community Association
Minutes for July 10th, 2018 General Membership Meeting
- Introductions (Approximately 24 people in attendance)
- Friends of the Sacramento River Parkway Presentation by Jim Houpt
-Jim gave an overview on the purpose of the Friends of the Sacramento River Parkway group
-Jim explained the history of the Sacramento River Parkway and the need to continue to advocate for its completion.
-The PGCA Board will vote to take a position on supporting the Sacramento River Parkway at our next meeting.
- Local Business Roundtable
-Quick update on how the last business roundtable went.
-Plans are being made for the next business roundtable meeting.
- National Night Out, Tues. Aug. 7th
-We will be co-hosting a NNO event with Pocket Nextdoor on Tues. Aug.7th from 6-8 pm.
-We will also make an effort to reach out to other neighborhood groups to support their NNO events.
- Pocket 4th of July Parade
-We reviewed our successful participation in the event.
- Making Greenhaven Dr. safer for bike/ped crossers exiting Pocket Canal Path
-Presentation by Emily Piltch on how we could increase access from the Pocket Canal Path to local retail.
-Will follow up by working with Councilmember Jenning’s office and offering further support to Emily.
- Pocket/Greenhaven Family Picnic
-Jim Geary and Erin Peth are still working with Councilmember Jennings office to set up the event.
- Memorial for Cottonwood at Renfree Park
-GariRae will be looking into seeing what we could be doing to create a memorial for the Cottonwood tree at Renfree Park.
- Crop Swap
-A neighborhood crop swap will be held on July 29th at 10 am in front of Robbie Waters Library
- Budget update
-Have $1,028 in our account.
-Still working with FTB to finalize nonprofit status with the state.
Next general membership meeting, September 4th.