NEWS of FRIENDS of TOWN MOUNTAIN
Friends of Town Mountain Annual Meeting and Potluck
Tuesday – June 9, 2015 6:00 – 8:30 PM
Governor’s Western Residence Pavilion
45 Patton Mountain Road
Please bring a main course, appetizer, salad, or dessert to share with our fellow neighbors.
Please let Joy Williams know what you are bringing
Soft drinks provided – you may bring your own social beverage.
Please check your email for Joy’s contact info.
2015 Annual Meeting Agenda
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Dinner 6:00 to 6:30
Welcome 6:30 to 6:45 Acknowledge Volunteers – Joy Williams and Margaret Gourdin Welcome Guests – Nick Gould – University of NC, Urban Bear Study - APD: Lt. Geoff Rollins and Off. Todd Briggman - BCSD: Sergeant Kim Mull - Asheville Humane Society Acknowledge - FOTM Past Presidents – Joe Sechler, Al Gumpert, Ted Campbell, and Katherine Soderquist Contributions Jars and Pledge Forms will be provided at the table for donations. Governor’s Western Residence Fund Raising Effort Trish Smothers and Robin Ramsey Speakers 6:45 – 7:15 Nick Gould – Urban Bear Study George Escavarage - Town Mountain Preserve Asheville Humane Society President’s Report 7:15 – 7:25 Chunn’s Cove Conservation Project Committee Reports 7:25 – 7:45 Treasurer - Glenn Russell Community Outreach - Marianne Weaver Litter Sweep - Frances Sechler Public Safety - Ron Patton New Town Mountain Next Door Program APD and BCSD Remarks – Save Questions Until After Program Board Member Nominations and Voting 7:45 - 8:00 Thank Departing Members John Haas, Glenn Russell, Frances Sechler, Bakki Kudva Nominations for new board members: Marianne Weaver – 2nd Term Grant Hellyer Clark Luster Clay Harmon Member Questions/Issues and Concerns 8:00-8:30
The purpose of Friends of Town Mountain (FoTM) is to educate our members, the general public, and local officials on environmental issues in order to promote responsible development along the seven mile length of the Town Mountain Road neighborhood of Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, while supporting environmentally responsible development in all the counties and municipalities of Western North Carolina.
Welcome to the Friends of Town Mountain web site! Here you will find the latest news and information about happenings on Town Mountain and issues that matter to most of us. Please join us and read read about what’s going on and how your friends and neighbors feel about various topics (local development issues, ‘dark skies’, motorcycle racing and safety along TMR, wildlife, gardening, bike riding, you name it). That’s it. So, once again, welcome, and do visit often!
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