May 2022 General Membership Minutes

Minutes of the May 11th, 2022
Ventura Village General Membership Meeting

The meeting was called to order at 7:02pm by Chair Melanie Majors
Those present at the meeting introduced themselves.Throughout the meeting 14 members attended.

Motion: (Rich/Adam) Approval of the May 11, 2022 proposed agenda. Passed (10 yes/0 no/0 abstain)

Motion: (Adam/Watson) Approval of the April 13, 2022 minutes. Passed (10 yes/0 no/0 abstain)

Motion: (Watson/P. Peterson) Recommendation 2205-1:
Neighborhood Revitalization Plan
Phase II

This following proposed wording change will allow Ventura Village to expand the use of funds that were previously only contracted for Off-duty Police, to be used for peacekeeping and crime prevention strategies.
“Continue to hire off-duty police to police high crime areas of Ventura Village and to create and support strategies and coalitions with residents and neighborhood partners to reduce crime, to improve public safety and to maintain peace.”
Passed (10 yes/0 no/0 abstain)

Motion: (Watson/Ihde) Recommendation 2205-2: Move to spend up to 17000 for the Southside Peacekeeping Coalition from the Community Safety grant. Passed (10 yes/0 no/0 abstain)

Adjourned at 8:08 due to weather