GPNA Meeting Agenda - Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Subject to Change


Housekeeping & Meeting Conduct

  • Welcome to the May 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?
  • Rob Bernier: Featured Business – Harden Goldenberg: Smart Space
  • Public officials/neighborhood update
    • Zone 6 APD update
    • Zone 6 Community Prosecutor: Keith Lamar, [email protected], 404 612-7012
  • Please check in or sign in if you’re a new member.
  • Committee sign-up sheets; Committee Chair contact info on left
  • Bylaws Ad-Hoc Committee Meeting, 06/08/14, 6pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
Secretary Treasurer
  • Updated Treasurer’s report
Committee Reports
Grant Park Parent Network
  • Events update
  • Education update
Parks & Recreation
  • Ormond-Grant Park update |Friends of Meeting update | Music Monday’s
  • Tour of Homes update
  • First Mothball Committee Meeting, Tuesday, 06/03/14, 7pm Ziba’s Bistro
Economic Development
  • Graphic designers needed for Memorial Drive initiative
Public Safety
  • Trestle Tree update
  • Safety Seminar, 06/21/14, time is TBD
Economic Development
  • Graphic designers needed for Memorial Drive initiative
Land Use and Zoning
  • 800 Glenwood update
Transportation – No report

Historic – No Report (37th Annual Atlanta Urban Design Commission Awards)

Technology – No report
New Business/Open Floor

Adjourn – 8:30pm

Upcoming Meetings:
  • Economic Development Committee: Monday, 05/26/14 7pm, Café of Life Chiropractic
  • Public Safety Committee: Wednesday, 05/28/14, 6:30pm, Eastside UMC*
  • Transportation Committee: Wednesday, 05/28/14, 6:30pm, Eastside UMC*
  • NPU-W Meeting: Wednesday, 05/28/14, 7:30pm, Eastside UMC*
  • Mothball Committee Meeting, Tuesday, 06/03/14, 7pm, Ziba’s Bistro
  • Land Use & Zoning Committee: Thursday, 06/05/14, 7pm, Zoo Atlanta, ARC Bldg, T lab
  • Bylaws Ad-Hoc Committee: Tuesday, 06/08/14, 6pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
  • GPNA: 06/17/14, 7:30pm, Zoo Atlanta ARC Bldg, Coca-Cola World Studio
  • Historic Committee: Monday, 06/16/14, 7pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
  • Tour of Homes Organizing & Home Owner’s Orientation, 05/14/14, TBD, 7pm
  • 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:
  • 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:
  • Like us on Facebook & Twitter @GrantParkGPNA
  • Create account at to receive neighborhood news and security alerts
  • Local Business Directory:
Grant Park Neighborhood Association’s Mission:
Preserving History. Embracing Diversity. Building Community.
*Formerly Martha Brown UMC - 468 Moreland Ave SE, Atlanta

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