NPU-V Meeting for November 17 2014 7pm 950 Garibaldi Street SW Atlanta GA

Important Items

Bylaw Voting:
1. Read the entire Bylaws completely – Neighborhood Planning Unit – V 2012 Bylaws
2. Verify that all issues identified in the Bylaw Guide are addressed – Read Guide for NPU Bylaws
3. Read and Verify that Bylaws are not in conflict with ordinance Atlanta, Georgia Code of Ordinances Part. 6 – Budget and Planning Chapter 3. Planning Article B. – Neighborhood Planning
4. Vote to amend or not to amend the following
2013 Recommendations: Item must be voted on because the vote never occurred, I requested to hold over til 2014.
1: Article V/Section 7 – Remove Prayer – it doesn’t actually say prayer but that is what is done by our chaplain. Some members say they are offended by Christian prayer and it should be changed to a moment of silence or neutral prayer.

2. Article V/ Section 3 – APAB recommends to extend to 4 years consecutive in one 1 officer role. Extend Term limit to match City Term Limit to 8 total years. No status of consecutive years.
currently our term limit is 3 consecutive years with no limit on total years.

3. Article VIII/ Section 1. Include a requirement of community benefits agreement – a vote was made in March meeting for a committee to convene however no one has joined the committee. Vice Chair Gallashaw stated she has reached out to members but no one returns her calls. Creation sub-sections a) and b)

2014 Recommendations :
Article IV/Section 3
(language change) / no number listed for a quorum / any point during the meeting where there are 12 or more voting eligible

Article V / Section 4
(language change only) / without advance notification from the President / with out advance notification to the President and the President will notify the general body during the regular NPU-V meeting

Article V/Section 5
President shall appoint an individual / change – NPU-V member

Article III – Section 2 – D
currently – attend (4) meeting to vote for officers / proposed – 3 meetings to vote for officers

Article V – Section 2
currently – 9 meetings to be an officer / proposed – 6 meetings
NPU-V November Agenda 2014


Bylaws last Modify in 2012

NPU Bylaw Guide

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NPU-V Citizen Empowerment and Leadership Retreat

Packet for NPU-V Citizen Empowerment and Leadership Retreat

Saturday April 12, 2014 at the Pittman Park Recreation Center
950 Garibaldi Street SW Atlanta GA 30310

Agenda for NPU-V Empowerment and Leadership Retreat
9:00 AM – Sign In and Registration
9:15 AM – Retreat Introduction – Chairman Micah Rowland
9:30 AM – Presentation –– Amber Bennett and Leslie Sally – Georgia State School of Law
What is?
Community Benefits
Environmental Assessment
11:30 AM – Community Benefits Agreement – Deborah Scott – Stand-Up
12:00 noon
1:00PM – NPU Overview – Lenise Lyons – Urban Planner – DPCD City of Atlanta
1:30PM – Community Improvement Project and Community Work Program
1:45PM – Break Out
Committee Cluster – Planning and Neighborhood Development
Community Development
Historic Preservation
Land Use, Zoning, Building & Permits
Economic Development
Committee – Cluster Human Capital
Human Services
Education (Ad-Hoc)
Public Safety
2:30PM – Committee Goals
3:00PM – Retreat Adjournment

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NPU-V Monthly Meeting Monday April 14, 2014 7pm McDevitt Youth Center

NPU-V meeting will be held on
Monday April 14, 2014 7pm til 9pm
at the McDevitt Youth Center in Peoplestown
1040 Crew Street SW Atlanta GA 30315

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Environmental Impacts
Committee Structures
Community Benefits Agreements

NPU-V Retreat April 12, 2014 9AM til 3PM

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NPU-V Monthly Meeting Monday March 10, 2014 7pm Pittman Park

NPU-V Monthly Meeting is Monday March 10 2014 7pm til 9pm 950 Garibaldi Street SW Atlanta GA Pittman Park Recreation Center.

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NPU-V Call Post and Email List

Please joining the mailing and call post for NPU-V Thanks!

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NPU-V Special meeting has been scheduled for February 17, 2014 at 7pm

The NPU-V Special meeting has been scheduled for February 17, 2014 at 7pm, 250 Georgia Ave Atlanta Ga 30312 due to tonights cancellation.

Thanks all

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5th Annual December to Remember December 12, 2013 6:30PM 181 Ralph David Abernathy Atlanta GA 30312

5th Annual December to Remember December 12, 2013 6:30PM 181 Ralph David Abernathy Atlanta GA 30312

Tickets Here!

Please Join The Pittsburgh Community Improvement Association and NPU-V as we recognize a few of our most distinguished community leaders during the 5th Annual Awards Banquet and Ceremony held at the Museum Bar.

Even if you can’t make this memorable event please do make donate or purchase tickets for a loved one or community member.

Museum Bar 181 Ralph David Abernathy Atlanta 30312 on Thursday December 12th. 6:30PM Eveyone may also purchase tickets at the door and we also accept all major credit cards.
Tickets may also be purchase below. or PCIA’s office at 942 McDaniel Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30310. All major credit cards are accepted For more information, contact us at 404.522.9331

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NPU-V Love Your Block Beautification Project April 27, 2013 8:30AM

If you would like to participate, please come to one of the following locations on April 27,2013 8:30AM

Adair Park : Park in Adair Park – Stacey Robertson and Travie Leslie Adair Park Today and Adair Park CDC
Address: 835 Tift Ave SW, Atlanta Ga.

Mechanicsville : Ralph David Abernathy Plaza – Micah’s Team with The Rights 2 Life Foundation Inc.
Address: 640 Formwalt Street Southwest, Atlanta, Ga. Also, Capital Gateway.

Peoplestown: Rick McDevitt Center – Team with Columbus Ward and El Baker Peoplestown Revitalization Corp and Peoplestown Neighborhood Association (Cleaning around DH Stanton)
Address: 1040 Crew Street, Atlanta Ga.

Pittsburgh: Pittman Park Recreation Center Team with Lashawn Hoffman and Pierre Gaither Pittsburgh Community Improvement
Address: 950 Garibaldi Street SW Atlanta, Ga.

Summerhill: Summerhill Neighborhood Development Corporation Team with Suzanne Mitchell and Geoffrey Heard Organized Neighbors of Summerhill and Summerhill Neighborhood Development Corporation
Address: 73 Georgia Ave, Atlanta Ga and Reed Street vacant lot

8:30AM to 9:15AM Meet and Sign up for Love yOUR Block – Beautification Project , enjoy a light Breakfast.

9:15AM to 10:00AM Join teams and checkout tools receive trash bags.

10:00AM to 12:00noon Disperse to areas from meeting to project areas.



Trash (recyclable and non-recyclable)

Clean Green Space

12:00AM to 1:00PM Return Tools to Truck.

1:00PM to 3:00PM meet at Rick Mcdevitt center 1040 Crew Street for fun and food.

Lend a hand or make a donation to support this cause if you like.

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