2015 January Meeting

tccalogoTRENTON COUNCIL OF CIVIC ASSOCIATIONS

MINUTES
General Membership Meeting
January 8, 2015
At Thomas Edison State College, Trenton
Convened at: 7:05 p.m.

The following Civic Associations were present: Cadwalader Heights, Fisher Pl, Melrose Ave, Franklin Park, PROS, Neighborhood Improvement Assn, West Trenton Collaborative, and Universal Life Ministries

Agenda for the meeting was moved by Rachel seconded by Chester and passed.

Speakers:         Kattie Barnett from NJ DEP, Arthur Zanfini from NJ DEP

Ms. Barnet presented an overview of NJ DEP illegal dumping initiative titled, “Don’t waste our open space initiative.” The presentation was very informative and interesting, because illegal dumping is a major problem in Trenton. After the presentation, civic groups express their support for more conversations to take place on how a State initiative would work on the local level.
Presentation Slideshow

Executive Board Action: Juan Martinez was appointed as acting Recording Secretary.

Reports:

Minutes for December 2014were presented.  After calling role, it was determined that a quorum was not present. Acceptance of Dec 2014 minutes will be shelved till next meeting.

Membership Committee:

A brief summation was presented a more detailed report will be presented at our next meeting after a quorum is reached.

Outreach committee:

A brief summation was presented a more detailed report will be presented at our next meeting after a quorum is reached.

Treasurers Report: 

Currently we have $9712.77 and will be available on our website.

Committee Reports:

A brief summation was presented a more detailed report will be presented at our next meeting after a full quorum is present.

Old Business:  None

New Business:

  1. The new membership form was presented to better maintain and promote TCCA membership. It will be emailed to all;
  2. January 26th Community/Police Dialog at Masonic Temple 100 Barrack Street time (TBD).

Being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 9:00pm.

Next meeting: February 12, 2015 at 7:00 pm at Thomas Edison