July 2014 Agenda
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 6:15 PM

Neighborhood Relations & Safety Committee
Agenda
July 10, 2014
6:00pm-Historic Streetcar Station
 
  1. Call to Order
  2. Community Discussion
  3. Review/Approve Minutes from Last Meeting
  4. Welcome any new members
  5. Recap of Flamingo Friday Ice Cream Social held on  June 13th  J
  • Lessons learned – what worked well, what didn’t work well
  • Do we want to make this an annual event?
  1. Garden Tour recap
  2. Updates on following planned events as time permits
a)    Como Neighborhood Days (formerly Comofest) – July 11th & 12th
b)    St Paul Walks Group (http://smart-trips.org/stpaulwalks) Pedestrian Safety Awareness Week – August 3 thru 10
c)    Pancake Breakfast – October 25th
d)    Sunday Series
  • St Paul Saints – Annie & Stu Thomley – October 26th
  • St Paul Police – Julie – September 27th
  1. Block Club Update
  2. Community Garden update
  3. Traffic calming group education project
·         The city of Bellevue, WA's approach to traffic calming. They utilize a two phase approach (click on Phase I and Phase II in the body of the website for full details) to gradually build a case and consensus for stronger measures: http://www.bellevuewa.gov/traffic-calming-intro.htm
·         St Paul Traffic Calming Toolkit - created by the City in response to neighborhood questions. Identified several traffic calming techniques and discusses pros and cons of each:
http://www.stpaul.gov/DocumentView.aspx?DID=19139
·         Kind of an out of the box idea: Open Streets.
http://openstreetsmpls.com/
http://openstreetsproject.org/

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