1/05/21 General Meeting

Approved Minutes

  1. Call to Order – President Rodriguez called the meeting to order at 6:13pm
  2. Roll Call
    • Board members present: President Rodriguez, VP Patrick Sullivan, Secretary/Treasurer Kaitlin Hakanson, At-large Member Minea Kiss (present virtually), Absent: none
    • General members present: Tabita Rodriguez, Maria Duran
    • Guests: Taylor Hampton (IYS)
    • This meeting was live-streamed via our Facebook page
  3. Old Business
    • Awards for the Reduce, Recycle and Reuse grants from DEQ will be announced Friday, Jan. 8 – Fingers crossed that we receive grant funds.
  1. Announcements – Isabel
    • IYS extends their Summer Food Program for six more months
    • Klamath Falls received Blue Zones status
    • There are two new businesses in the neighborhood – Red Roads lead to Wellness (RRW) & MPH Diesel and Automotive Repair. Both businesses are located on East Main. RRW plans to have an open house on Jan. 16
    • City Schools planning for in-person learning beginning January 11 – Kaitlin brought up that students will be returning under the hybrid model, meaning they will only be on school grounds for part of the week.
    • Federal Parks/National Monuments granting fee-free access on January 18 (MLK, Jr. Day)
    • Shout-out to all the Mills residents that decorated for Christmas
    • Work session planned for January 19 (next board meeting)
  1. Public Comment
    • Police Chief Henslee will be retiring May 1 
    • Motion picture filming is planned to happen in our area this spring and summer. Be on the lookout for casting for extras
  2. Adjourn – Meeting adjourned by President Rodriguez at 6:35pm