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like Meredith Neighborhood Association thrive and succeed because of
volunteers. Please consider contributing some of your time and talent to
the association. If you are interested in any of the oppurtunities below: call Bill Schoenenberger, 276 8730 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Volunteers are needed to assist with:
We also need volunteers to help publish our newsletter. There are two
big areas: actual editing, design, and coordinating printing of the news
letter, and folks to visit businesses in the area to get ads. Ideally
if there could be two or three folks. If finances support us, we will
put out four 8 page newsletters, if not then an e-mail. Need someone to support the website, facebook page, and e-mail newsletters.
- MEGA SCRUB DAY - April 19, 2014 7:00 to 1:00 Hoover High school (two hour shifts)
- prepare and plant flowers on Bel-Aire/Palm islands and around the Westchester Park sign. Prep is 9-11 a.m May 7 and planting is May 17 in the afternoon
- 4th of July Kids Parade - walk, games, activities
- National Night Out, August 5- set up, booths, clean-up
- three quarterly meetings: February, May, and November (assist in setup).
We also work
with the city and county to improve the neighborhood. The permanent
placement of four way stops at 50th and Meredith was accomplished by
working with the city. Association also works with the police department
to deal with issues the occasionally occur.
The following are from the Bylaws:
The purpose of the association is to enhance the quality of life in the Meredith neighborhood of Des Moines, Iowa.
officers are: president (William Schoenenberger), Vice President
(William Rock), Secretary (Peggy Grim), and Treasurer (Som Rasavanh).
President and Secretary terms end May 2014.
The standing committees and their respective functions and duties are as follows:
Social/Activity Committee – This committee will be responsible for
planning and executing social events and activities of the association.
Ken and Chris Craig
(b) Communications Committee – This committee
will be responsible for preparing, publishing and distributing a regular
newsletter; preparing and maintaining the association website; and
distributing information regarding association activities and meetings
to the general public and to the media as authorized by the board of
Development Committee – This committee will be responsible for planning
programs and locating and inviting appropriate speakers for association
meetings. Don Shaw
Membership: Bob Lutz
Beautification: Stephanie Young
Quarterly Meeting is Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at Hoover High School.
There is a potluck social at 6:30 and the meeting starts at 7:00
Possible speakers: David Jahn, city forester to talk about trees
- Approve Agenda
- Minutes from previous meeting
- Treasurers Report
- Election: President, Secretary
- Neighborhood issues
Support the MNA to continue our neighborhood and family activities! Pay
your annual $20 membership dues using credit card or PayPal on-line!!!
3rd Monday of each Month
At Meredith Reformed Church room 241, Meredith Drive
by to sit and listen, or to express an idea or concern about the
neighborhood. We keep it casual and informal. Call Bill at 276 8730 to
make sure the meeting is as scheduled.
Contact Secretary Peggy
Grim at 334-7473 or
Non Emergency Reporting - DMPD Dispatch 283-4811
Patrol services related issues, general police department contact.
Lt. Larry Davey 237-1531or C# 208-7790
Traffic issues, speeding, parking
Officer Chris Mock 419-6627
Officer Tim Fricke 205-3165
Narcotics activity, drug dealing, neighborhood contact.
Meredith Neighborhood Association - P.O. Box 31234 - Des Moines, IA 50310