THE GNL MEMBERSHIP MEETING WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2022
LOCATION: OHEF SHOLOM TEMPLE, 530 RALEIGH AVE at 6:30 PM
Dear GNL Members and Friends: The Ghent Neighborhood League has resumed meeting in person. Our next membership meeting is this Wednesday, November 16th at Ohef Sholom Temple, 530 Raleigh Avenue. Norfolk, Virginia. Please enter through the parking lot doors. There is a ZOOM option available to GNL members who prefer to meet virtually. The agenda is as follows:
- Call to Order
- Safety Report – Officer Charles Dreer, Community Resource Officer
- Guest Speakers:
- Timothy Giddens, Program Director, Ghent Area Ministry
- John Guglielmino, Program Administrator, Norfolk Community Resources Board, Housing and Homeless Services
- Committee Reports
- Communications Committee Update – Jason Edelman
- Approval of Minutes – September 21, 2022
- Old Business:
- PROPOSED DEMOLITION OF MAURY HIGH SCHOOL UPDATE AND DISCUSSION
- Elizabeth River Trail Signage on Mowbray Arch – No update
- Scooter Corrals – No Update on residential hotspots
- Mosquito Control – No update
- New Business/Announcements
- HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
- SAVE THE DATE FOR THE GNL ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY TO BE HELD SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2022, FROM 3:00 PM-5:00 PM AT THE HAGUE SCHOOL. Check your email for your invitation and RSVP.
- Next meeting is Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at 6:30 PM.
News You Can Use
- The holiday season arrives in Norfolk with a fun-filled weekend November 19-20, 2022. Sign up for parking alerts, street closures and other information as we welcome J&A Racing’s Norfolk Harbor race weekend and Downtown Norfolk Council’s Grand Illumination Parade back to the Mermaid City! Text “NFKHARBOR” to 888-777 for Norfolk Harbor street closures, parking updates & more. Text “NFKPARADE” to 888-777 for Grand Illumination Parade updates
- Any issue with trash, neighborhood nuisances, or any city service should be reported to Norfolk Cares using one of the below channels.
- Request a Service using MyNorfolk website (mynorfolk.org) or app or call 757-664-6510.