Board Meeting Minutes, August 2013

Oak Meyer Gardens Neighborhood Association Board Meeting September 17, 2013

Present:
Clayton Snodgrass, Jeremy Hegle, Aaron Wright, Bill Blanck, Patty Feuerborn

1) KC Streetcar
Gunnar Hand attended the meeting to discuss the “NextRail KC” project initiated by the City of Kansas City, Missouri, in coordination with the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) and the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA). He answered questions about the proposed integrated street car system and encouraged members to attend a public meeting on the subject on Oct. 9. Gunnar is a member of the Next Rail KC Project Team.

2) Financial Review
Jeremy submitted the financial statements and the board members discussed.

3) The Annual Meeting Plan
Meeting is set for November 10. a. A meeting reminder will go out in the mailing of the bill for the annual homeowners association dues, along with the new OMG stickers. b. Meeting reminders will also go on the website and social media. c. Board members will finalize the program/format for the meeting in October. d. Christina has reserved the Legacy Center (lower level) at St. Peter’s. e. Clayton will consult with Roger Dade, an OMG resident who is also an attorney, about what we can do (as an association) regarding neighborhood security.

4) Island Maintenance/Shrub Planting Update
Clayton reported that the landscape company is scheduled to install the new shrubbery (boxwoods) in the next few weeks.

5) Flea Market Issue
Clayton is continuing to work with the city to get answers about the open- air market that had been going on just east of Oak on 63rd called the city (311) and officials are checking into it. . Clayton (and others) have