This Month's Meeting Agenda
Portsmouth Neighborhood Association Board Meeting
We will not have a meeting in August so that everyone can host or attend a National Night Out Event!
Next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday September 12, 2017. We typcially meet the first Tuesday of the month, but to accomdoate teh holiday and back to school activities our meeting will be the second Tuesday of September.
Portsmouth Neighborhood Association Meeting Agenda Draft for 9/12
This is the regular monthly meeting of the PNA Board with the community vote as the first agenda item.
Facilitator: Shawn Postera
Timekeeper: Akemi Ishikawa
Board Meeting Topics
6:30-6:40 p.m. Welcome
Introductions & announcements
Community Vote: To update bylaws to reflect name change from TCAP-The Community Association of Portsmouth to be Portsmouth Neighborhood Association
Informational Presentations for the board to consider supporting with the many ways we can share information with our community.
6:55-7:05 -Portland Just Energy Transition Initiative - Flyer to be distriubted at the meeting.
Board discussion and potential voting
Committee / interest area reports:
Land Use-Portland Map new functionality
Yearly Calendar planning (today or next meeting?) To include community forum planning
Consider adopting the Neighborhoods and Homelessness-Guiding Principles. My ask as chair is do we want to invite Chris to come to a meeting and brief us about these guiding principles?
- Review of Montavilla Resolution on Homeless Camps
|Click here to download a copy of our agenda and flyers/handouts we will be reviewing in the meeting.|
7:30 p.m. New business and emergency items for consideration Pushed to next meeting
PNA Board members: Nicole Gipson (Secretary and livability lead), Akemi Ishikawa (at Large), Shawn Postera (Chair and Land Use Chair), Karen Ward (treasurer), Mary-Margaret Wheeler-Weber (at Large), Angel York (at large).
Guidelines for effective communication
Listen to understand
Try to avoid repeating things that have already been said.
Use the “community garden” for issues we need to follow up on
Make room for people to speak who may be quiet or slow to take the floor
What else do we want to add to this list?
Other Neighborhood Meetings & Events
Public Safety Action Committee, fourth Wednesday of the month every other month (September 27, Oc, open house at 6:00, meeting from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM, Kenton Firestation, 2209 N. Schofield
North Portland Parks Committee, first Wednesday of the month, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm, Kenton Firestation, 2209 N. Schofield
North Portland Land Use Group, fourth Thursday of the month, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, Kenton Firestation, 2209 N. Schofield