July 2019 APNA Meeting Summary

For those who missed the July 9 meeting, here is an Executive Summary from APNA President Anne Cooper:

Minutes and financial reports were approved from May 2019.

Treasurer’s Report: Donna Taylor, new Treasurer, provided new reports that were approved by the board. It was suggested and agreed to that we continue to bank with Wells Fargo for the foreseeable future. It was agreed that a finance standing committee be formed to assist Donna with projects.

Communications: Ken Taylor proposed creating a G-Suite (Google) email address for individual board members and committee members that could retain some anonymity for private user’s information. It was decided it should be an Action Item for discussion on the August agenda.

Civic Engagement: Anne showed the board the newly created documents created by PDSD for a good overview of complex issues for residents to better understand. Copies of these documents will be available on the website and will be passed out at next month’s meeting.

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375 S Stone Ave Development Meeting 6/22/19

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This Saturday at 9:00 AM come see what’s planned for the southeast corner of S Stone Ave and E 14th St! The meeting will be OUTSIDE in the existing parking lot at 375 S Stone Ave.

The developer will present the proposal for a 4-story mixed use building to include 28 one- and two-bedroom condominiums, the relocated Casa Vicente restaurant, and a parking lot.

For info, please contact Bill Mackey at 520-664-4847 or bill@workerincorporated.com

Candidate Forum on “Gentrification, the Housing Crisis, and Our Neighborhoods”

Candidates with Primary Election challengers for upcoming City of Tucson elections, which includes three Mayoral Candidates and four Ward One Candidates, will participate in a forum sponsored by neighborhood and community organizations.  The event will take place on: Saturday, June 22, 2019 at El Rio Neighborhood Center, 1390 W. Speedway Boulevard, at 12 noon sharp.

This is a non-partisan event that is free and open to the public.

For more information contact 520 284-0816 or boggmann@yahoo.com

Sponsoring Organizations:

Barrio Hollywood Neighborhood Association

Barrio Neighborhood Coalition

Casa Maria Catholic Worker House

Dunbar/Spring Neighborhood Association

Menlo Park Neighborhood Association

Nuestro Barrio de Santa Rita Park/West Ochoa N.A.