Our August 18th meeting will focus on the future of regional transportation options for northern Pinellas County and the entire Tampa Bay region. We will have speakers from TBARTA (Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority), the Pinellas MPO (Metropolitan Planning Organization) and presentations for and against Pinellas County Mass Transit initiative Greenlight Pinellas.
The Transportation Forum will be held Monday August 18th at Crescent Oaks Country Club at 7pm. Join in the conversation and be a part of the changes in transportation options of the future.
Location: Crescent Oaks Country Club, 3300 Crescent Oaks Blvd, Tarpon Springs, FL
Date / Time: Monday August 18, meet and greet 6:30pm, Forum at 7pm
Monday July 21st - 6:30 - 9pm East Lake Methodist Church. Join us for an evening of candidate evaluation and information gathering for the State and County candidates that will be elected from the north county area. Candidates with primary elections will be on hand to meet with you before the program and then see them in action as they answer amoderator led question and answer session. Meet and greet 6:30pm to 7:00pm and Forum from 7pm to 9pm.
Candidates for the following elections have been invited:
State Senator District 20
State Legislators Districts 64 and 65
County Commissioner Districts 2 and 4
School Board District 4
This will be one of the few opportunities to get to know these north county candidates and a great opportunity for you to make an informed decision at the polls in August. They will be asking for your vote and support during the August 26th primaries elections.
The East Lake Methodist Church is located at 2801 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor, FL 34685
For more information contact: Don Ewing
Meet the Judicial Candidates for Pinellas / Pasco Circuit Court and hear from the East Lake Youth Sports Association at our June 16th meeting at the EL Methodist Church - 6:30pm. You will have the opportunity to meet each candidate for Judge (6:30pm to 7pm meet and greet) and learn more about each of them so you can make an informed decision in the elections (Forum from 7pm to 8:30). Also on tap for the evening will be the representatives from the East Lake Youth Sports Association (ELYSA) who will speak to you about their desire to receive public funding for the operation and expansion of the facilities for our youth located on Old Keystone road.
East Lake, FL - May 19th at 7pm - East Lake Methodist Church. Meet our North County State Legislators at the May 19th public meeting to discuss the 2014 Legislative Session in Tallahassee and to help present the 5th Annual Student Essay Contest Awards to our top three winners in each category. This double header event will showcase how the legislature works as we hear from Senator Latvala, Representatives Zimmerman and Grant as they explain the highs and lows of this years legislative session in our state capitol Tallahassee.
We will also recognize the top 3 winners in each age / grade category from the 5th Annual Essay Contest that just completed in the Elementary and Middle Schools serving East Lake children. Join the families of these talented children in celebrating their abilities with the written word. Who knows you may see a future journalist or Nobel prize winner in the making!
East Lake Methodist Church - 2801 East Lake Road, East Lake, FL 34685
Date: Monday April 21st - Location: Crescent Oaks Country Club 7pm
Join us for a fun evening Monday for the launch of our 5th Annual Student Essay Contest and discussions on a new Beautification project for the East Lake area. Contest is open to 3rd through 8th grades.We will also have an open discussion on the new effort to launch a Beautification Project for the East Lake area. Join us to find out what it's all about and volunteer for some of the efforts. There will be speakers from various groups to start the discussion.Join us Monday evening and Bring your friends!For more information contact Don Ewing
Monday February 17th, 2014 - 7pm - Crescent Oaks Country ClubWe will have a presentation proposing a walking and bike trail that will circle Lake Tarpon by Dr. Venkit S. Iyer, M.D. F.A.C.S. This would encourage fitness in the community and provide a safe path for walkers and cyclers surrounding our precious natural lake in north county. There will be a community discussion of the proposal. We will have comments from the following who will also be in attendance: Paul Cozzi, Director of Pinellas County Parks and Conservation Resources,Glenn Bailey, Principal Planner, Pinellas County Planning and Development Services,Barbara Hoffman, President, Friends of Brooker Creek PreserveRay Booth and Bari Berger from the Suncoast Cycling Club. We encourage all who are interested in fitness to join us for an interesting a lively discussion of this proposal. Questions from the audience will be addressed. Bring your friends!For more information contact Barbara Schultz <
Janet Long, Commissioner District 1 - At Large
Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday's to you.
From all of us at the Council of North County Neighborhoods
We wish you the best of the season and look forward to being of service to you in the coming year. With your support and help we have accomplished a lot in 2013 and are revved up for an exciting new year.
Our next meeting is Monday January 20th, 2014 7pm at the Crescent Oaks Country Club where we will have our Annual Meeting and Elections along with the awards ceremony for the Deer Safety Contest held this fall.
For more information please contact Don Ewing
Enjoy a Visit From Saint Nicholas by Clement Clarke Moore
'Twas the night before Christmas,
When all through the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse
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From the Board of Directors and our member families we wish you the best of the Holiday Season. May your Thanksgiving be full of family, food, fun and football. We also would like to extend best wishes for a wonderful holiday season.
Our next public meetings will resume in January 2014 with another year of great events and passionate pursuit of issues of importance to our North County member communities.
Check our our schedule of events in the right column of our home page.
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