GPNA Meeting Agendas

GPNA Meeting Agenda - Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Agenda is Subject to Change


Housekeeping & Meeting Conduct

  • Welcome to the January 2013 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.
  • Please check or sign in on the roll.
  • 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.
Call to Order – 7:30pm 

Officer Reports

  • Thanks to Zoo Atlanta for the use of their space
  • Thanks to Grant Central for refreshments
  • Next GPNA meeting: 3/19/13, 7:30pm, Zoo Atlanta ARC Bldg, Coca-Cola World Studio
  • Welcome new members: profession; hobby; burning question?
  • Recognize elected officials
  • Margaret Kaiser: 3 Bills that affect Grant Park
  • Sonya Milner of Nicholas House
  • NPU-W Update
  • Committee sign-up sheets; Committee Chair contact info on left
  • Bylaws Committee Meeting: 2/25/13, 7:35pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
Secretary Treasurer
  • Updated Treasurer’s report
Committee Reports

Public Safety
  • Public officials/neighborhood update
  • Zone 6 APD update
  • Zone 6 Community Prosecutor (Assistant District Attorney, Paul Arena-Camarillo (404) 265-3457; [email protected])
    • Next meeting: Wednesday, 2/27/13, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist
    • Liquor license applications: Mezcalitos presentation, Gunshow presentation, Growler shop
    • Jeffery Swing: Neighborhood Watch (Join Google Group alerts:
    • Join Grant Park Security Patrol (GPSP)
  • Next meeting: Wednesday, 2/27/13, 6:30pm, Martha Brown United Methodist (joint meeting with NPU-W)
Economic Development
  • Sponsorship package
  • Grant Park loyalty card
  • SEABA Soiree: Thursday, 2/21/13, 5:30 – 7:15pm, Ziba’s Wine Bar | Bring business cards!
  • Box Top collection at GPNA meeting
  • SEACs Update: Wesley International
  • Gigi Conner: Jaguar Yard Signs
  • Next meeting: Sunday, 3/10/13, 1pm, Ziba's Bistro
  • Tour of Homes: Garden and Home Tour will be held May 4th and 5th.  Need volunteers!
  • Mothball theme: Grant Park Hoedown! Will be held in September.  Need volunteers!
  • Tax deductible Sunburst: $50.00 | Purchase:
  • Next meeting: Monday, 3/18/13, 7pm, Atlanta Preservation Center
  • Cyclorama Support for “Friends of” type group
  • Tip of the month
Land Use and Zoning
  • Next meeting: Thursday, 3/07/13, 7pm, Zoo Atlanta, ARC Bldg, T lab
  • Growler Shop
  • 800 Glenwood Official Statement
  • Monthly BeltLine101 Presentation: 3rd Tuesday’s, 6pm, Historical Concepts in Glenwood Park
Parks & Recreation
  • Grant Park Conservancy
  • Grant Park Recreation Center
  • David Mitchell: Fort Walker Update
  • Neighborhood Communication Survey
  • Sign-up to receive neighborhood alerts/newsletters at
  • “Like” us on Facebook:
  • Follow us on Twitter @GrantParkGPNA
  • Business Directory Listing
  • Let neighbors know you’re at this meeting by checking in to: FourSquare, Facebook, etc.
New Business/Open Floor

Adjourn – 8:30pm

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