December 16, 2019

Members Present:  Mitch Maniccia, Joe Sarnicola, Sarah Dibble, Chuck Mason, and Tim Donovan

Members Absent:  Peter Cramer,

Call to order at 5:15

Motion to approve the minutes from the previous meeting made by Chuck seconded by Joe, unanimous to accept

Discussion about citizen volunteer request – shared on ABC Facebook page – share with all your friends

Recruit, Recruit, Recruit

Budget Discussion

  • Questionable charge Nov 22 – Joe to investigate further
  • Still getting charged $5 Fees – Maybe because we are listed as Small business rather than 501(c) not for profit – Joe to investigate further
  • Everyone should consider where to cut for 2020 budget since we will be getting a smaller allotment from the city $5,000 instead of $10,000
  • Joe to send e-mail with prelim 2020 Draft Budget

Permaculture Park Update

  • Meeting January 13 @ Seymour Library 5:30-6:30 to discuss Living Willow project

2020 Slate of Officers

  • Chair:  Mitch – although he will be stepping down when he gets married in September L
  • Vice Chair:  Pete – you weren’t there to say no J
  • Secretary: Sarah
  • Treasurer: Joe

2020 Projects

  • Market Street Park
  • Franklin Street
  • Seward Park Sign possible paint job
  • Cleaning of Cross @ Veterans Park
  • Planting of summer flowers after tulips peak at Hoopes Park

Meeting adjourned at 6:09 to enjoy each other’s company for a nice holiday dinner

Next meeting Monday January 27th, 2020 @ 5pm City Hall