This Month's Meeting Agenda
Portsmouth Neighborhood Association Board Meeting
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Peninsula Odd Fellows
4834 N. Lombard Street
Board Meeting Purpose:
This is the monthly PNA board meeting to discuss topics/proposals that have surfaced during the last month and set the agenda for the coming meeting/s.
Facilitator: Mary-Margaret Wheeler-Weber - Chair
Board Meeting Discussion Topics
6:30-6:45 p.m. Welcome
Introductions & announcements
6:45-7:30 p.m. Board discussion
Cleanup Day and Dumpster Day Planning
Planning Spring Community Forum
Request for $500 sponsorship of Portland Abbey Arts - Karen
Update on funds announcement
7:30-7:45 p.m. New business and emergency items for consideration
PNA Board members: Nicole Gipson (at large and livability lead), Akemi Ishikawa (vice chair), Shawn Postera (secretary and land use lead), Mark Tan (at large), Karen Ward (secretary), Mary-Margaret Wheeler-Weber (chair).
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
Neighborhood Cleanup, Saturday, April 22, 10 am- 12 pm. Meet at Copy Pilot (4784 N Lombard St.) to help pick-up garbage along N Lombard. In celebration of Earth Day, show your pride in our neighborhood by helping to keep it clean! Organized by the Portsmouth Neighborhood Association and sponsored by SOLVE IT for Earth Day. All ages!
Dumpster Day, Saturday, April 29, 10 am - 2 pm. Eagles Parking Lot. Details pending, but volunteers needed!
Public Safety Action Committee, fourth Wednesday of the Month, 6:30 PM to 8:30 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