Minutes: A Living Vision of Alva.
Board and town hall meeting at the Alva Museum, May 22,
Signed in: Jim English, Vince Cautero, Rob
Andrys, John Payne, Deborah Forewter, Terry Carbonell, Geza Wass de Czege, Pam
Lewis, Lynn Fensterer, Mike Duff,.
Rob Andrys, president, opened meeting.
Minutes of previous meeting approved.
Attached to the minutes. Balance
on hand: $7597.52.
Decision: combine board and community town
hall meetings throughout the summer months, on the fourth Thursday of each
month (June, July, August,) at the Alva Community Center.
Everyone was urged to attend the Local
Planning Agency meeting on May 28 where the Alva plan will be considered for
transfer to the Lee County Commissioners.
Committee reports: Reported from the Parks
and Trails Committee from Laura Davis that the sidewalk project (from the
Community Park to the Middle School) is continuing and it is likely that the
project could be completed in 2003.
Planning Committee work on the Wayside Park
is progressing. Lee County staff
is working on our suggestions and will return a plan soon.
Rob Andrys urged continue work on building
membership with as many community activities as possible.
Nominating Committee has not yet met.
Discussion centered around the importance of doing business in a timely
fashion in order to maintain support and legal status.
It was voted (with one abstention) to delay the election until the June
Community Town Hall meeting. Nominating
committee is Pam Lewis, Mike Dove, Brian Fensterer, Jensene Payne.
Pam Lewis will convene the group.
A contribution of $100 was approved for the
Alva Community Center program to provide two scholarships for Alva youth in
need of support for the summer camp program. The camp staff will
evaluate and make the award.
Most of the meeting was devoted to the
report by our planner, Vincent Cautero, regarding revisions to the Alva Plan
in preparation for its consideration by the Local Planning Agency for Lee
The report is filed with the minutes
and available on the Alva website: www.AlvaFl.org.
John Payne, secretary