GPNA Meeting Agendas

GPNA Meeting Agenda, Tuesday, February 18, 2014


Housekeeping & Meeting Conduct

  • Welcome to the February 2014 meeting of the Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA). The GPNA meets the third Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm in the Coca-Cola World Studio of the Activity Resource Center (ARC) building at Zoo Atlanta. Enter through the C5 gate located at the SE corner of the Cherokee Ave parking lots for Zoo Atlanta.
  • To be eligible to vote, you must attend one (1) GPNA meeting, register, be 18 years or older, and reside in Grant Park. You are then eligible to vote from your second meeting forward as long as you remain a resident.
  • Please reserve comments not directly related to the agenda items for Open Floor. Take conversations into the lobby.
  • Let neighbors know you’re at this meeting by checking in to: FourSquare, Facebook, etc.
Call to Order – 7:30pm 

Officer Reports

  • Thanks to Zoo Atlanta for the use of their space!
  • Welcome new members: profession; hobby; burning question?
  • Rob Bernier: Featured Business – My Friend’s Growler Shop
  • Please check in or sign in if you’re a new member.
  • Committee sign-up sheets; Committee Chair contact info on left
  • Mission Statement & Bylaws Ad-Hoc Committees
Secretary Treasurer
  • Updated Treasurer’s report
Committee Reports

Public Safety
  • Public officials/neighborhood update
    • Zone 6 APD update
    • Zone 6 Community Prosecutor: Keith Lamar, [email protected], 404 612-7012
  • Trestletree Good Neighbor Agreement
Grant Park Parent Network Parks & Recreation Technology
  • Video Project: Grant Park Stories
Economic Development
  • SEABA Soiree: Thursday, 2/20/14, 5:30 - 7:15pm, Edgewood Corner Tavern
Land Use and Zoning
  • 800 Glenwood
  • Cherokee Lots
  • Stache & Dash Pub Crawl, 02/22/14, 1 – 6pm, Doc Chey’s - $10
  • Abbi Rabenek & Paul Simo: 2014 Tour of Homes
  • Tip of the month
Transportation – No Report
     New Business/Open Floor/Door Prize

Adjourn – 8:30pm 

Upcoming Meetings:
  • Economic Development Committee: Monday, 02/24/14 7pm, TBD
  • Public Safety Committee: Wednesday, 02/26/14, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • Transportation Committee: Wednesday, 02/26/14, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • NPU-W Meeting: Wednesday, 02/26/14, 7:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
  • Tour of Homes Committee: Wednesday, 03/05/14, 5 to 7pm, Ziba’s Bistro
  • Land Use & Zoning Committee: Thursday, 03/06/14, 7pm, Zoo Atlanta, ARC Bldg, T lab
  • Mission Statement Ad-Hoc Committee: Sunday, 03/09/14, 6pm Atlanta Preservation Center
  • GPNA: 03/18/14, 7:30pm, Zoo Atlanta ARC Bldg, Coca-Cola World Studio
  • Historic Committee: Monday, 03/17/14, 7pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
  • Monthly BeltLine101 Presentation: 3rd Tuesday’s, 6pm, Historical Concepts in Glenwood Park
Important Info:
  • When contacting police: Call 911 FIRST; call the Zone 6 precinct second at 404.371.5002.
  • Join the Grant Park Security Patrol (GPSP) & help fund patrol hours:
  • Submit articles for publication in The Porch Press | Email Word format documents to [email protected] or call 678.849.7307. 
  • Tax deductible Sunburst for your home: $50.00 | Purchase:
  • Like us on Facebook (QR Code); Twitter @GrantParkGPNA
  • Create account at to receive neighborhood news and security alerts
  • Local Business Directory:
Grant Park Neighborhood Association’s mission:
Preserve  the historic legacy of our Grant Park neighborhood;
Promote  the diversity of our Grant Park neighborhood today; and,
Protect  the green spaces of our Grant Park neighborhood for future generations to enjoy.

GPNA Meeting Agendas
GPNA Agenda 021814.pdf (PDF)