Housekeeping & Meeting Conduct

  • Welcome to the March 2014 meeting of the Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA). The GPNA meets the third Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm in the Coca-Cola World Studio of the Activity Resource Center (ARC) building at Zoo Atlanta. Enter through the C5 gate located at the SE corner of the Cherokee Ave parking lots for Zoo Atlanta.
  • To be eligible to vote, you must attend one (1) GPNA meeting, register, be 18 years or older, and reside in Grant Park. You are then eligible to vote from your second meeting forward as long as you remain a resident.
  • Please reserve comments not directly related to the agenda items for Open Floor. Take conversations into the lobby.
  • Let neighbors know you’re at this meeting by checking in to: FourSquare, Facebook, etc. 
Call to Order – 7:30pm 

Officer Reports

  • Thanks to Zoo Atlanta for the use of their space!
  • Welcome new members: profession; hobby; burning question?
  • Oakland Cemetery: Tunes From the Tombs
  • Please check in or sign in if you’re a new member.
  • Committee sign-up sheets; Committee Chair contact info on left
  • Mission Statement Sub Committee Update
Secretary Treasurer
  • Updated Treasurer’s report
Committee Reports

Public Safety
  • Public officials/neighborhood update
    • Zone 6 APD update
    • Zone 6 Community Prosecutor: Keith Lamar, [email protected], 404 612-7012
    • Father’s Fun Fest | Fight4ATL GreenFest | 'Nezian Fest
Grant Park Parent Network Economic Development
  • SEABA Soiree: Thursday, 3/20/14, 5:30 - 7:15pm, Caramba Cafe
Parks & Recreation
  • Ormond Grant-Park Update
  • Fun Bunny Fundraiser
  • Friends of Grant Park Rec Center
  • Pub Crawl Update
  • Abbi Rabenek & Paul Simo: 2014 Tour of Homes
  • Tip of the month
Land Use and Zoning
  • Atlanta BeltLine Update
  • 800 Glenwood Update
Transportation – No Report
Technology – No Report
New Business/Open Floor

Adjourn – 8:30pm

Upcoming Meetings:
  • Economic Development Committee: Monday, 04/28/14 6:45pm, Grant Park Rec Center
  • Public Safety Committee: Wednesday, 04/23/14, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • Transportation Committee: Wednesday, 04/23/14, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • NPU-W Meeting: Wednesday, 04/23/14, 7:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • Land Use & Zoning Committee: Thursday, 04/03/14, 7pm, Zoo Atlanta, ARC Bldg, T lab
  • GPNA: 04/15/14, 7:30pm, Zoo Atlanta ARC Bldg, Coca-Cola World Studio
  • Historic Committee: Monday, 04/21/14, 7pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
  • Monthly BeltLine101 Presentation: 3rd Tuesday’s, 6pm, Historical Concepts in Glenwood Park 
General Info:
  • When contacting police: Call 911 FIRST; call the Zone 6 precinct second at 404.371.5002.
  • Join the Grant Park Security Patrol (GPSP) and help fund patrol hours: www.grantparksecuritypatrol.org
  • Submit articles for publication in The Porch Press | Email Word format documents to [email protected] or call 678.849.7307. 
  • Tax deductible Sunburst for your home: $50.00 | Purchase: www.gpna.org/sunburst
  • Like us on Facebook; Twitter @GrantParkGPNA
  • Create account at www.gpna.org to receive neighborhood news and security alerts
  • Local Business Directory: www.gpna.org/directory/partners 
Grant Park Neighborhood Association Mission:
Preserve  the historic legacy of our Grant Park neighborhood;
Promote  the diversity of our Grant Park neighborhood today; and,
Protect  the green spaces of our Grant Park neighborhood for future generations to enjoy.

GPNA Meeting Agendas