Meetings, news, events, and updates from the Central City Neighborhood Association.
Central City Neighborhood Association
Tuesday August 20, 2013 6:00 P.M.
Linn-Henley Library – Richard Arrington, Jr. Auditorium 4th Floor
1. Call to Order
Adoption of Agenda
Approval of July 16, 2013 Minutes
2. Open Reports
Birmingham Police Department
Birmingham Fire Department
3. Political candidate announcements.
4. Funding Requests
Joy Meyer of ArtWalk requesting sponsorship of Artwalk, Sept. 6-7.
Robert Emerick of REV Birmingham requesting donation for garbage cans and bike racks in the Loft District.
CCNA Funds: Capital Funds balance is $9,251.83.
Non-Cap Funds balance is $14,889.24.
We get $2,000/year ($1,000 for capital and $1,000 for non-capital)
We committed $1,000 to the International Street Fair and $300 to the German Club (“FDSK”) OctoberFest.
6. New Business
Loft District Clean-up day for Artwalk. Saturday, October 24th from 9 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
To help, contact Pat Ballard (205) 706-7069, or Doug and Sandy Tilt
The Annual 4th Avenue Taste of Jazz is this Saturday and Sunday, August 24th and 25th.
It’s free!!! Come out and hear some really good music, eat some really good food, hang out with some really good folk and have a really good time! For more information, go to: http://www.justataste.org/fr_home.cfm
Mayor, City Council, School District Elections are August 27th
National design contest for foot soldiers memorial ($10,000 award for winning design); announcement of winner will occur on September 1st and drawing of design will be unveiled on September 15th. If interested, visit:
Sidewalk Film Festival is next weekend, August 23 – 25.
Tickets available at http://www.sidewalkfest.com
Artwalk is September 6-7.
The International Street Fair is September 14th
The OctoberFest is September 12 – 14 at FDSK on 2nd AVE.