Nancy McCormick Bonnie Bessor Heather Kangas Andrea Franchini Cheryl Roger Wood Derrick McCorvey II Laura Dykes Carrie Baniszewski Marianne Navarro Anne Dotie Page DIane Geis Quinn Fowler Sonia Eaddy Scott Kashnow Brian Greenan - HABC Edith Gilliard Tony Scott Jon Law Donnell Nance Richard Parker Patricia Hogan Bifford Browning

Review and approval of July Minutes – Nancy makes a motion to approve the minutes, Edith seconded

  • Guest Speaker: Bonnie Bessor ReBuilding Together – update to the homeowner repair program
  • Franklin Square fires 
    • Fire on 1500 block of W Fremont Ave August 27th – 8 houses, extremely damaged
    • Everybody is pretty much taken care of
    • GoFund Me Page
    • 10 families affected
    • Diana: are the families going to stay in Franklin Square? Edith: Not sure, thinks most of them want to come back or stay. Scott: some of the families have kids in local schools and wanted to keep their kids there
  • Lou Packett

Old Business

  • Poe Homes 
    • 9/15 meeting – 6:30 
    • RBT will be presenting again
    • Renovate every thing on site and do temporary relocations (ToT)
  • Homeownership Zones/NHS Partnership/LEDC
    • SWP purchased three tax sale certificates in the Pigtown Homeownership Zone last week, purchasing three more tomorrow
    • RWJ Foundation 
      • Were able to reallocate funds about to expire to further subsidy properties for sale, were able to get the City to commit to additional funding as well
  • Tax Sale Program
  • Homeownership Work Group
    • Homebuyers Club
    • NHS Homeownership Pop-ups

New Business (Community Updates)

  • Edith: Pop-up Jazz concert in Franklin Square Park last week, it went really well
  • Dotie: Ravens and Lowes working with AME on cleaning and feeding corner of Lexington and Carrollton Ave
  • Union Square in partnership with the Society to Preserve H.L. Mencken’s Legacy, will have Compositions performed by The Symphonic Brass, a quintet consisting of members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Ms. Edith motion to adjourn, Nancy and Scott second

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