General Public Meeting Agenda for 9/16/19
BIA General Public Meeting Agenda
Monday, September 16, 2019
7:00 pm - Call to order & introduction to the BIA’s new Executive Director Sarah Pritchard with Q&A
Upcoming events in Broadmoor:
EATmoor on Tuesday, October 8th, 5-8 pm
Movies in the Park: “Hocus Pocus” on Friday, October 25th, 6-9 pm
7:15-7:30 pm - Operation Spark presentation
Operation Spark is a 501(c)3 that provides a workforce development program that trains people to become software developers.
They are offering a prep session starting on October 14th and Orientation occurring October 10th.
7:30 pm - Fair Housing Action Center presentation
Learn about Proposition 4 appearing on the ballot in October. A vote yes can help long-term residents stay and thrive in their neighborhoods.
7:35 pm - Broadmoor Block Captains update
Learn about the #SoakItUpNOLA Campaign to improve green infrastructure in Broadmoor by the end of 2019. You can:
Install a rain barrel - Green Light New Orleans
Replace pavement with something permeable - Urban Conservancy Front Yard Initiative
Get a permit to plant a tree on your property - SOUL NOLA
Plant a rain garden - Water Wise NOLA
Clean a catch basin
Take a photo of your change, use the hashtag #SoakItUpNOLA and tag Broadmoor Improvement Association
7:45 pm - Open forum for community questions and comments
8:00 pm - Meeting adjourns