Johnson City Partners

Meeting Minutes

October 14, 2015


      Officers:   President:         Julie Deemie

Vice-Pres:         Corinna Johnson

Treasurer:         Marcia Ward

Corres. Sec:    

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

                                                    Savings                                   5.097.06

                                                    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

      Committee Reports:

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

      Old Business:

CFJ Park Beautification Project Update- Barb shared information about a variety of planting options and discussed the visit to Hillside Garden Center.

      New Business:

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.

Adjournment: 9:11


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Johnson City Partners

PO Box 534

Johnson City, New York 13790

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