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HNA Public Meeting Live Video Broadcast – Nov 18th 2015 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

November 18, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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We will be trying to reach a larger portion of the neighborhood by broadcasting the meeting LIVE for the first time. You will be able to see and hear what is being discussed.   Just come to this event at the scheduled date and time, and the video will start playing on your screen. .

What:  Helderberg Neighborhood Association (HNA) Public Meeting LIVE Video Broadcast

When:  November 18th, 2015  7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Please send any questions to HNA@HNAalbany.com

What: Public Neighborhood Meeting
When: Wednesday, November 18th 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Where: Sage Campus Center, rm 224 – (parking lot off Academy Rd opposite Helderberg Ave)
Webcast: http://hnaalbany.com/event/hna-public-meeting-live-video-broadcast-nov-18th-2015-700-pm-830-pm/

7:00 Introductions & Housekeeping
* This meeting is being webcast live and also recorded for future viewing on HNA YouTube Channel
* Board Members – Eric Huntington (Chair), Tom Rees (Vice Chair), Patricia Pierce (Treasurer), Sara Shearer (Secretary), Edward Hitti (Communications Chair)
* Committee Chairs – Bill Paton (Events)
* Audience Members

7:10 Featured Speaker, Lynne Lekakis, Albany County Legislature, District 8 Rep.
*Newly elected Lynne Lekakis will speak on what her new position as Albany County District 8 representative entails, county budget status, and answer questions from the audience. Lynne will start her term in January.

7:30 HNA Board Business
* 2016 Board Members – Election at January meeting, all current Board members interested in serving another term
* Still have vacant Communications Director position!
* Pinewood Ave Rain Garden Inspections switching to “storm events” only
* Historic Albany Foundation – Helderberg Holiday House Tour
* Treasurer report & Membership Report, Switch to TrustCo Bank – Patty Pierce

7:45 Membership & Audience / Announcements & Concerns
* Resolution of issues raised at last meeting (dog behavior, track & field use)
* All announcements & concerns from audience
* Members-Only Vote: “Should HNA publicly support Albany City’s proposed $12.5 million dollar capital city fund request from New York State? (Yes / No)

8:00 Albany Common Council Update / Q & A
* Hon. Judy Doesschate (Ward 9)
* Hon. Catherine Fahey (Ward 7)

8:15 Albany Police Dept, Neighborhood Engagement Unit (NEU) Update / Q & A
* Officer Gary Tucker

8:25 Meeting Wrap-up
* Speaker Suggestions for Next Meeting?
* Action Item and Decision Review
* Next Meeting: January 20th 2016


November 18, 2015
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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