Agenda November 2, 2011


Hillsdale Neighborhood Association

November 2, 2011

Location: St. Barnabas Church (2201) SW Vermont


October Action Items



Glenn Bridger moved that HNA raise no objection to the granting of the Verde Cocina liquor license request.  Seconded.  The motion passed unanimously.



Don Baack made a motion to oppose the vacation of SW Falcon Street.  Seconded.  The motion passed unanimously.  A letter drafted by Don and Glenn Bridger will be sent to President Mikal Apenes for his editing and will then be sent to the City explaining HNA’s opposition. 



Michael Reunert moved that the HNA President send a letter of thanks on behalf of the organization, and that a line-drawing of the library be presented to Virginia Tribe to commemorate her years of service to Hillsdale as director of the Hillsdale Library.  The motion was seconded and passed unanimously.  Rick Seifert, editor of the online “Hillsdale News”, said that his newspaper will pay for the line-drawing for Virginia.



Don Baack moved that the Hillsdale Neighborhood Association support SW Trails PDX in applying for a grant to publicize the Red Electric Route and Project.  The motion was seconded and passed unanimously.



7:00 p.m.         Opening & approval of agenda: 10 minutes; self-introductions

Approval of previous meeting minutes:  5 minutes


7:15 p.m.         Discussion of Chase Bank’s latest building design. (See attachments.)

                        Duane Hunting.


8:00 p.m.         Food Carts in Hillsdale

 Richard Stein


8:15 p.m.  HNA Committee Reports (3 minute each; verbal or written)

·         SWNI:  Carolyn Raz

·         Schools Committee: Michael Reunert

·         Transportation Committee:  Glenn Bridger

·         SW Trails: Don Baack

·         Land Use Notices & Issues:  Duane Hunting

·         Parks:  Dan Jenkins

·         Hillsdale Business & Professional Association:  Richard Garfinkle, Rick Seifert

·         Hillsdale Alliance: Glenn Bridger  

·         Hillsdale Main Street: Richard Garfinkle  

·         Hillsdale Terrace CAC: Don Baack


8:15 p.m.         New Business, Announcements


8:30 p.m.         Adjourn

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