ARROYO SECO NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (ASNC)
Public Safety Committee
Ramona Hall Lobby
4580 N Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90065
Wed, Oct 20, 2010 –7:30 p.m.
I. Opening remarks and welcome to membership *
II. Stakeholder comments on non-agenda items within the scope of committee’s mandate ** (2 mins. ea.).
III. Old Business:
A. Status of Northeast Gang-Reduction program partially funded by ASNC ($2500 approved for LA’s 2010 Summer Night Lites program which provides night-time alternatives for gang members at local parks).
IV. New Business:
A. New Community Project Funding Requests – Discussion of the following motion:
1. $500, CERT Supplies – Motion to allocate $500 in community project funds for CERT medical kit replacement supplies (expired shelf-life) and CERT ez-up canopy. [Request Originator: Mark Legassie, ASNC CERT Coordinator]
2. $1000, Pet Disaster Preparedness Supplies – Motion to allocate $1000 in community project funds (neighborhood purposes grant) for crates to house pets outside of Red Cross shelters after a disaster. [Request Originator: Cindy Sanchez, Noah’s Wish]
B. Next Public Safety Meeting (TBD).
* The ASNC Budget and Finance Committee is open to all Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council stakeholders
** (from ASNC Bylaws): ART. VIII (COMMITTEES) All committees shall be composed of both board and non-board members. The following Standing Committee[s] shall be established. 3) Budget and Finance Committee shall be chaired by the Treasurer. The committee shall be responsible for the oversight and admin of all ASNC financial matters, & shall present a proposed budget for board approval annually.
The purpose of the ASNC [is to]: 1) Provide a forum for discussion and review of ASNC issues and projects; 2) Engage stakeholders in deliberation and collaboration on matters affecting the community; 3) Promote participation in City governance and decision making processes, and to promote greater awareness and utilization of city services available to (ASNC) stakeholders; 4) Work with other neighborhood councils, communities and organizations on issues of common interest; 5) Advocate ASNC issues to government and private agencies, where there is widespread community agreement; 6) Inform and educate community stakeholders and residents of forthcoming projects, events, and resources available.
[Please direct questions about this meeting announcement to the committee chair at (323) 823-3046; ASNCtreasurer@gmail.com]