Mid City Neighborhood Council MINC AUG/SEPT 2011

Motion approved: the MINC Inventory Policy and Checkout Procedure changes as drafted by Allan DiCastro. Policy was implemented when no objections were raised by the City Attorney’s office.

- waiting to hear from Carmen Hawkins of the City Attorney’s Office about the termination of 2 board members who have missed 5 meetings making them ineligible to continue as members.

- There are vacant seats on the board for regions 5, 6, 7, and merchant/business owner as well as organizational. If interested, Application to Fill Board Seat Vacancy available upon requests.

 

- Outreach Committee is moving forward with proposed projects which include meet and greet events to be held throughout the regions.

- Land Use report: Chair Bruce Durbin attended a meeting on Tuesday, August 16th at City Hall for discussion of the Sidewalk Repair Policy. Cell Tower proposed at Washington and LaBrea is moving ahead; the owner has made several improvements.

- MINC’s new By-laws are still being considered by Grace Liu at DONE.

- Gavin Glynn spoke to Trader Joe Organization and said they appear interested in discussing possibility of putting a store in MidTown Crossing complex.

- Bettye Bryant noted the graffiti on MidTown Crossing site is gone.

- Bettye and Joy Williams attended the Open House at Wilshire Station.

- Be aware of robberies that are being committed by men wearing t-shirts with “Security” written on back of shirts.

Stakeholders Meeting:

- Wilshire LAPD accepting unwrapped toys 11/28/11 to 12/17/11 for the upcoming holidays,

- CD-10-John Harmon stated funding for both medians on Washington Blvd approved.;

- Resident Jennifer Johnson informed the group that The City Charter School organization is looking for space to open a new charter school within MINC’s boundaries.  The group plans to start with a middle school and expand to include high school grades.

- Alta Loma Elementary School’s principal asked for cooperation of the community in reporting graffiti around the school.

For more info - www.mincla.org

 

Share

Add comment


Security code
Refresh

News Category

Today92
Yesterday367
Week1670
Month2333
All594094

Currently are 40 guests and no members online


Kubik-Rubik Joomla! Extensions

About Us

Established in August of 2008 by writerartist Dianne V. Lawrence, The Neighborhood News covers the events, people, history, politics and historic architecture of communities throughout the Mid-City and West Adams area in Los Angeles Council District 10.

Contact Us

Author
Dianne V. Lawrence
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.