10/05/21 General meeting

Approved minutes

  1. Call to Order – President Rodriguez called the meeting to order at 6:01pm
  2. Roll Call
    • Board members present: President Isabel Rodriguez, Secretary/Treasurer Kaitlin Hakanson, At-large Member Minea Kiss. Absent: Vice President Patrick Sullivan (excused)
    • General members present: Taylor Hampton (IYS)
  3. Old Business
    • Our annual business meeting will be held next Tuesday, October 1, 2021 at 6:00pm at 601 East Main Street.
      • announcement will be posted on Facebook, too
  4. New Business
    • Mills Community Garden – Questions from Sustainable Klamath
    • Is it needed in the neighborhood? Do people in the neighborhood utilize the garden?
      • 2 lots, price is high
      • How successful is the garden right now? Is a different type of garden an option?
        • Nutrition Hub connections: Produce Connection, OSU extension
      • current location is a downside
      • many residents of Mills Addition utilize their own space for their garden
      • shared opinion that a community garden would greatly benefit Mills Elementary School students
  5. Public Comment
    • Oct. 15 – Blood Drive
    • Interest in generic business cards for MNA
    • Klamath Basin Home Builders Association (KBHBA) has opened an office at 1414 E. Main
    • IYS: rolling registration for Cooking Matters classes and other activities (check out website for details)
    • the Dream$avers program is active again – contact SCOEDD for more details

Adjourn – Meeting adjourned by President Rodriguez at 6:18pm