Marietta Street Artery Association

GENERAL MEETING MINUTES NOVEMBER 14, 2001

 

  1. REPORTS

Curt Flaherty – NPU-E

-          Curt Flaherty and Bill Gould attend the NPU-E (Neighborhood Planning Unit, Area E) meetings every first Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm at the Peachtree Public Library, located at 1315 Peachtree Street across the street from the High Museum of Art. Meetings are open to the public.

-          My Sister’s House, the women’s’ shelter on Howell Mill, was discussed at the last NPU meeting. The facility plans to triple in size. The neighborhood has concerns about increased traffic, children and landscaping. Apparently, the shelter is for long term occupancy. The renderings indicate an attractive u-shaped facility.

Max White - Chief Staff Officer

-          The Artery is open to the public…mostly comprised of residents, businesses and property owners along the corridor. It is open to anyone who is interested in the area. We have 90 registered members in the Artery.

-          The suggested annual contribution of $25 for a business or $10 for an individual is payable to Marietta Street Artery Association and may be forwarded to:

MSAA Operating Fund, 500 Means Street, NW, Studio P, Atlanta, GA 30318

 

  1. NEIGHBORHOOD HOT TOPICS

-          Security is the responsibility of everyone. Use 911

-          The owner of the liquor store just north of King Plow was recently shot and robbed.

-          The Downtown Development Center is a day care facility considering locating in the area.

-          The recycling site at Northside Drive and Marietta Street is under contract.

-          Engaged in the master planning process with Home Park.

-          Coca-Cola is not represented in the Artery Association. Let’s establish a contact.

-          There was a derailment on the railroad track behind 500 Means Street recently.

-          The Artery continues to have concerns regarding railroad activity.

 

  1. ELECTION RESULTS

Thank you to those who participated in the election for Officers of the Association for 2002.

The election results are as follows:

Co-Presidents: Rob Levin & Curt Flaherty

Vice President: Jonathan Sommers

Chief Staff Officer: Efrosini “Max” White

Thank you to those who served as Officers of the Association for 2001:

Co-Presidents: Bill Gould & Grover Sterling

Vice President: Rhodes Perdue

Chief Staff Officer: Efrosini “Max” White

 

  1. FUTURE MEETING SCHEDULE

The general meeting schedule for 2002 is as follows:

v      January 30, 2002 at 6:00pm at the King Plow Arts Center.

v      May 8, 2002 at 6:00pm.

v      August 14, 2002 at 6:00pm.

v      November 13, 2002 at 6:00pm.