Johnson City Partners
October 14, 2015
Officers: President: Julie Deemie
Vice-Pres: Corinna Johnson
Treasurer: Marcia Ward
Recording Sec: Donna Converse
Attendees:Members: Julie Deemie, Barb Thompson, Donna Converse, Marcia Ward, no guests
Meeting called to order:at 7:07 p.m. by Julie
Approval of August 12, 2015 meeting minutes:
Motion to accept: Marcia; Second: Barb
Minutes accepted unanimously as corrected
September 9, 2015 minutes distributed for review and to be acted on at next meeting
Treasurer’s Report- Marcia: Checking $2,041.43
Revitalization Savings 190.67
$300 was received from our Johnson City Field Days vendor
Motion to Accept: Donna; Second:-Barb
Treasure’s report accepted unanimously
Membership Committee- Barb: A potential new member has expressed an interest in learning more about JCP
Third Thursday Cruze-Inz- September event was very successful. Wrap up discussion held until November meeting.
Carousel Day Committee- We still need to find people/groups to step forward to coordinate this event
CFJ Park Beautification Project Committee- No formal committee or chair is appointed at this time
CFJ Park Beautification Project Update- Barb shared information about a variety of planting options and discussed the visit to Hillside Garden Center.
Annual NY Main Street Inspections- Marcia and Julie will be completing the inspections of properties that did work through the JC Revitalization Program.
Current and Future Downtown Initiatives; Julie reported that a BU student is working on an Economic Development Plan for the village and would like to get historic designation for the Pagoda at CFJ Park. Former EJ Century and Sunrise buildings are slated to become apartments, and BU is planning to move its Nursing School into the TK building.
Fall Downtown Clean-up- Saturday October 24, 10 am - noon coincidences with Make a Difference Day. Meet at the Red Robin at 9:00 am prior to the clean-up.
Website Updates- Julie needs minutes sent to Jim.
Our next Regular Meeting will be changed to Wednesday, November 18 due to Veterans Day. It will be at 7:00 pm at Village Hall.