Meeting Minutes, May 11, 2016

7:01pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson

Introductions & Announcements: President Stan Anderson said we would forgo with introductions of individuals so we could focus all our time on discussion of the local ballot measures “N” and “O” .  He announced that the next meeting would be held on June 8th at 7pm.

Police Beat Report: No Report.

Presentation on Measure “N”:    The ballot measure proposed a single family housing development at the foot of Marina Way South in an empty lot beside the Rosie the Riveter museum.   Leisa Johnson spoke in favor of the measure.   Ben Choi spoke in opposition to it.   Following their presentations and rebuttals of each other’s presentations, there were questions from the audience and a lively discussion.

Presentation on Measure “O”:    The ballot measure proposed a cap on the pay for the City of Richmond’s City Manager.  Fritz Kunze spoke in favor of the measure.   Ben Choi spoke in opposition to it.   Following their presentations and rebuttals of each other’s presentations, there were questions from the audience and a lively discussion.

Minutes Submitted by Stephen Beard, MBNC Secretary