Meeting Tuesday, September 6 at the Fair Grounds Black Gold Room

Tuesday, September 6 is the quarterly FSJNA general membership meeting at the Fairgrounds at 6:30 p.m.

Cookies and refreshments will be provided by Fair Grounds Racecourse and Slots at
1751 Gentilly Blvd. in New Orleans.

 

Guests/Current Topics:

guidry·District A Update – Councilmember Susan Guidry
September 7th has been declared to be Geaux Blue NOLA Day by the New Orleans City Council and encourages everyone who lives, works, and plays in New Orleans to wear blue all day, and to adorn their homes and businesses with the color blue to demonstrate our appreciation for our New Orleans Police Officers and their families. Details in the link:
http://fsjna.org/2016/08/geaux-blue-nola-day-september-7th/

ganthier1·NOPD Update – Commander Ganthier
Citizens may email specific quality of life concerns that require a response from law enforcement to  nopd1stdistrict@nola.gov  When sending an email, one should include the contact person’s name and phone number so that a district representative can reply.

scott1·Fairgrounds Patrol Update — Commander Scott
As part of the ordinance allowing the New Orleans Fair Grounds to expand their operations to allow for slot machines the Fair Grounds is required to fund enhanced NOPD patrols in areas surrounding their facility. The patrol consists of two patrol cars operating 24 hours per day 7 days a week. The officers in the cars will have mobile phones and can be contacted directly by residents in the patrol area at (504) 251-0276 or  (504) 251-0111.

     Details in the link:  http://fsjna.org/happy-birthday-grand-route/fairgrounds-patrol/

burley1·Sustaining Our Urban Landscape — Susannah Burley, Project Director
Sustaining Our Urban Landscape, SOUL, is dedicated to driving a resilient and equitable New Orleans through improving its water and food systems. Details in the link:  https://soulnola.org/programs/

vodanovich·800 N. Rendon (McDonogh 31) – Update on development plans, Adam Vodanovich
Demolition of one-story annex building to former school.   Details in the link:
http://onestopapp.nola.gov/Redirect.aspx?SearchString=16-19834-HDLC

felicelavergne·Front Yard Initiative — Felice Lavergne, Urban Conservancy
The Front Yard Initiative is an incentive program that reimburses eligible homeowners $2.50 per square foot of paving removed- up to 500 square feet- for a max of $1,250.  More in the link:
http://www.urbanconservancy.org/project/fyi/#resources

Black Gold Room at Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots

(Accommodates 90-200): Located in the Derby Building, adjacent to the Grandstand, the Black Gold Room is the perfect place for an afternoon of racing fun or for an evening for that special get together.  Guests can enjoy the excitement of live racing in their own private room, with features including a private balcony overlooking the track, conveniently located mutuel tellers, self-service terminals, television monitors and a fully staffed buffet and bar.

The Black Gold room at Fair Grounds Racecourse and Slots
The Black Gold room at Fair Grounds Racecourse and Slots

1751 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70119 (504) 944-5515

ELECTION and MEETING TUESDAY

PLEASE BRING A FOOD DONATION FOR SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK

Dec 11 | 6:30 pm | Black Gold Room | Fair Grounds

It’s that time again – please come vote to elect your 2013 FSJNA Board – the 4th Quarter FSJNA General Membership Meeting! Join us for a chance to win a great door prize!

The monthly FSJNA Board meeting will follow.

PLEASE BRING A FOOD DONATION FOR SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK

FSJNA BOARD GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING AGENDA
Tuesday, December 11, 2012

I. Call to Order
II. Roll Call
III. Explanation of Meeting Rules
• The General Membership and the Executive and Advisory Board members shall behave in a courteous and respectful manner at all FSJNA meetings and other activities. The FSJNA may impose sanctions up to and including expulsion from the meeting or activity for violations of this section.
• A participant wishing to participate in an FSJNA meeting shall raise their hand and respectfully address the presiding officer, who will recognize participants as time on the agenda allows. Participants should state their name, address, and whether they are a member of FSJNA.
• Louisiana law (La. R.S. 42:23) allows this meeting to be recorded without consent of any participants. FSJNA will announce if a meeting is being recorded for FSJNA purposes

IV. Guests
• Sara Sanders & Betsy Lopez, CASA New Orleans

V. Election of Executive Board Members – 2013
VI. Treasurer’s Report
VII. Committee Reports/Updates/Actions (if any)
• Membership Outreach Committee – update
• Landscape Committee- update
• Re-Bridge – update
• Public Safety – update
• Zoning Committee – update

VIII. Old Business
• Policy on land and zoning issues outside the neighborhood boundaries

IX. New Business
• From Floor

X. Adjournment

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FSJNA EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Tuesday, December 11, 2012

I. Call to Order
II. Roll Call
III. Explanation of Meeting Rules
• The General Membership and the Executive and Advisory Board members shall behave in a courteous and respectful manner at all FSJNA meetings and other activities. The FSJNA may impose sanctions up to and including expulsion from the meeting or activity for violations of this section.
• A participant wishing to participate in an FSJNA meeting shall raise their hand and respectfully address the presiding officer, who will recognize participants as time on the agenda allows. Participants should state their name, address, and whether they are a member of FSJNA.
• Louisiana law (La. R.S. 42:23) allows this meeting to be recorded without consent of any participants. FSJNA will announce if a meeting is being recorded for FSJNA purposes

IV. Guests
• None

V. Approval of November 2012 Executive Meeting Minutes
VI. Election of Advisory Board Members – 2013

VII. Old Business
• No old business

VIII. New Business
• From Floor

IX. Adjournment

ELECTION and MEETING TUESDAY

PLEASE BRING A FOOD DONATION FOR SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK

Dec 11 | 6:30 pm | Black Gold Room | Fair Grounds

It’s that time again – please come vote to elect your 2013 FSJNA Board – the 4th Quarter FSJNA General Membership Meeting! Join us for a chance to win a great door prize!

The monthly FSJNA Board meeting will follow.

PLEASE BRING A FOOD DONATION FOR SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK

FSJNA BOARD GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING AGENDA
Tuesday, December 11, 2012

I. Call to Order
II. Roll Call
III. Explanation of Meeting Rules
• The General Membership and the Executive and Advisory Board members shall behave in a courteous and respectful manner at all FSJNA meetings and other activities. The FSJNA may impose sanctions up to and including expulsion from the meeting or activity for violations of this section.
• A participant wishing to participate in an FSJNA meeting shall raise their hand and respectfully address the presiding officer, who will recognize participants as time on the agenda allows. Participants should state their name, address, and whether they are a member of FSJNA.
• Louisiana law (La. R.S. 42:23) allows this meeting to be recorded without consent of any participants. FSJNA will announce if a meeting is being recorded for FSJNA purposes

IV. Guests
• Sara Sanders & Betsy Lopez, CASA New Orleans

V. Election of Executive Board Members – 2013
VI. Treasurer’s Report
VII. Committee Reports/Updates/Actions (if any)
• Membership Outreach Committee – update
• Landscape Committee- update
• Re-Bridge – update
• Public Safety – update
• Zoning Committee – update

VIII. Old Business
• Policy on land and zoning issues outside the neighborhood boundaries

IX. New Business
• From Floor

X. Adjournment

***

FSJNA EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Tuesday, December 11, 2012

I. Call to Order
II. Roll Call
III. Explanation of Meeting Rules
• The General Membership and the Executive and Advisory Board members shall behave in a courteous and respectful manner at all FSJNA meetings and other activities. The FSJNA may impose sanctions up to and including expulsion from the meeting or activity for violations of this section.
• A participant wishing to participate in an FSJNA meeting shall raise their hand and respectfully address the presiding officer, who will recognize participants as time on the agenda allows. Participants should state their name, address, and whether they are a member of FSJNA.
• Louisiana law (La. R.S. 42:23) allows this meeting to be recorded without consent of any participants. FSJNA will announce if a meeting is being recorded for FSJNA purposes

IV. Guests
• None

V. Approval of November 2012 Executive Meeting Minutes
VI. Election of Advisory Board Members – 2013

VII. Old Business
• No old business

VIII. New Business
• From Floor

IX. Adjournment

August Board Meeting

The Board of the Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association will meet on August 13th at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Our Lady of the Holy Rosary cafeteria (under the big dome on the bayou) at 1368 Moss Street.

There will be presentations on zoning and other matters. Everyone is invited to attend. Look for an agenda to be posted here around August 10th.

Board Meeting Agenda

Monday, July 11th – FSJNA Board Meeting – Anyone is welcome to attend.

AGENDA FOR FSJNA BOARD MEETING

July 11, 2011

I. Call to Order
II. Roll Call
III. Explanation of Meeting Rules
• The General Membership and the Executive and Advisory Board members shall behave in a courteous and respectful manner at all FSJNA meetings and other activities. The FSJNA may impose sanctions up to and including expulsion from the meeting or activity for violations of this section.
• A member wishing to participate in an FSJNA meeting shall raise their hand and respectfully address the presiding officer, who will recognize participants as time on the agenda allows.

IV. Guests
• Council Member Guidry – 7:15pm
• Megan Webb – Green Light New Orleans

V. Approval of June Board Meeting Minutes and Membership Meeting Minutes
VI. Treasurer’s Report
VII. Committee Reports/Updates/Actions (if any)
• Events/Fundraising Committee – update
• Membership Outreach Committee – update
• Public Safety – update
• Zoning Committee– 3127-3129 Ponce De Leon Resubdivision Appeal, Laura Kamenitz – 2928 Grand Route St John Parking Variance Request

VIII. Old Business
• Redistricting Update

IX. New Business

• Granite Curbing – Taft and Dumaine – Jackson Hill
• From Floor

X. Adjournment