Woodlawn Neighborhood Association November 6, 2019 Meeting Agenda 2019-11-01



November 6, 2019 Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, November 6, 2019    7:00 – 8:30 pm
at Classic Foods, 817 NE Madrona St, Portland, OR 97211

7:00-7:10 Welcome and Introductions
7:10-7:15 Approvals

Approve agenda for this meeting.

Approve October meeting minutes.




New Business

Issues re: High Water Mark and Patrons that began as a thread on —Alex Meesev

Officially elect Anjala to be the chair of the WNA LUTC for next year.

Approval (retroactively) to contribute $75 toward the costs of food/drinks at the September 26 multi-neighborhood association meeting at Alberta Abbey to talk about cooperation and collaboration among groups. NECN, Humboldt, King, Sabin, Vernon, and Woodlawn participated. WNA folks attending included Anjala, Shirley, Annie, Ross, and myself. The group will continue to meet n to further explore how we can work together.  — Nancy

Showing of “Life Ev’ry Voice” Oregon Experience documentary about Portland Civil Rights at Alberta Abbey on either December 5 or December 7 – a second collaboration with  those other NE PDX neighborhood associations. Do we want to be a sponsor (assuming yes) and if yes, can we contribute $50 so that the event can be free to any who want to attend? — Nancy

Approval of letter to Governor Brown re:  Oregon National Guard F-15 Overflights.  — Melody

7:45-7:55 Announcements for Upcoming Events, Deadlines, and Other News:

Office of Community & Civic Life November 14th Council Meeting about the code changes. Location: Self Enhancement, Inc. (SEI), 3920 N Kerby Ave, Portland, 97227 Time: 5:30 -8:00pm (doors open at 5:00pm, meeting will end promptly at 8:00pm) Food, refreshments, and childcare will be provided. There will be an opportunity to sign up for public testimony on November 14th beginning at 5:00pm.

Lots of Woodlawn School upcoming events posted on our web page and/or our Facebook page including Woodlawn Night Out on November 21st at Village Ballroom. And Green Bean Books (1600 NE Alberta Street) will donate 10% of all sales on Friday, November 8th between 10 am and 6 pm to Woodlawn Elementary School.

7:55-8:25 Board and Community Business 

Treasurer’s Report—Dennis

Land Use & Transportation Committee—Anjala/Patricia

Farmers’ Market— Keith

NECN — Shirley

NET – Erin

8:25-8:30 Final Thoughts and Adjourn