Agendas & Minutes

The Marina Bay Neighborhood Council cordially invites you to attend its 27th Annual HOLIDAY POTLUCK on Wednesday December 13th at 7 pm. Come and join your neighbors in a social evening. Sponsored by the Neighborhood Council. Wine and soft drinks and coffee will be provided. Please bring a dish to share! Harbormaster’s Meeting Room 1340 S Marina Way (over the ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Join us for Coffee! Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Presentation: Starbucks, Marina Bay -- Come say "Hello" to our new business neighbor, Nicole Thorp, Manager. Presentation: San Francisco Bay Ferry WETA -- When will service start? Kevin Connoly, Manager of Planning and Development, and Chad Mason, Senior ...
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DISCUSSION: Traffic issues on Marina Way S. associated with A Method Schools A Method schools has elementary, junior high and high school Suggestion: have a person designated as liaison between neighborhood council and school from the school Traffic Traffic was at dead stop at one point with two people directing traffic Traffic is heavier since new school When not too ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Join us for Coffee! Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Presentation: San Francisco Bay Ferry WETA -- Kevin Connoly, Manager of Planning and Development, will give us an update on upcoming ferry service from Marina Bay. Presentation: Starbucks, Marina Bay -- Say "Hello" to our new business neighbor, ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Join us for Coffee! Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Presentation: Marina Bay Parkway Traffic Issues -- Stephen Tam, Senior Civil Engineer, City of Richmond This presentation is a follow-up to our June meeting regarding traffic issues on Marina Bay Parkway. He will be telling us about the ...
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7:02 pm — Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Anderson made several announcements: a) The Home Front Festival and Rosie Rally will take place on August 12th (flyers and postcards were distributed) b) The August 9th meeting of the MBNC would include a presentation from city staff regarding ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Join us for Coffee! Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Presentation: Craneway Pavillion -- Ajit Dihllon, General Manager/Director of Operations *Directions: over the RR tracks, turn left onto Hall Ave. Park in the lot on the right ...
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7:05 pm — Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Anderson presented emergency preparedness kits that attendees could take with them after the meeting. He reminded the meeting that the 4th of July fireworks would be taking place in the park the evening of July 3rd, and there could ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Join us for Coffee! Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Community Discussion - Marina Bay Parkway vehicle traffic Kaiser Marina Bay Regional Laboratory - Geoff O'Connor *Directions: over the RR tracks, turn left onto Hall Ave. Park in the lot on the right ...
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7:07pm — Meeting Called to Order by Secretary Stephen Beard Introductions: Members of the community introduced themselves. Secretary Beard announced that both President Anderson and Vice-President Cady were unable to attend the meeting so he would facilitate the discussion. A short discussion of neighborhood concerns took place. Police Beat Report: Officer K. Palma, freshly back from Paternity Leave, reported on ...
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7:00pm — Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Anderson described the role and function of the MBNC. Beat Officer’s Report: Officer Cortez reported for Officer K. Palma who is on paternity leave. She stated that there were no mail thefts reported in our community in the last month. Next week, ...
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7:05pm — Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Anderson described the role and function of the MBNC. Police Beat Report: No report. Announcements: President Anderson made the following announcements: Next meeting April 12th. Richard Mitchell, the City's Planning Director, will come and speak about developments in Marina Bay. We will ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Join us for Coffee! Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? SIMS Metal Management -- A Marina Bay Neighbor Jill Rodby, Public Relations and Michael Holmes, Division Manager John Henry High School, AMethod Public Schools Jeff Clinton, Site Director Richmond Wellness Trail Kieron Slaughter, Urban Fellow, Rosie the Riveter/WWII ...
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7:04pm -- Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Anderson described the role and function of the MBNC. Presentation - Update from the National Parks Service. Tom Leatherman, Superintendent of the Rosie The Riveter National Historic Park: Mr. Leatherman presented a slide show on recent and upcoming current activities of the ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Rosie the Riveter National Historic Park Tom Leatherman – Superintendent An update on our Marina Bay National Park! Richmond PAL Larry Lewis -- Executive Director Serving over 3,000 youth yearly, building positive relationships between Richmond youth, Police and Citizens *Directions: over the ...
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7:05pm – Police Beat Report: Meeting began with spontaneous dialogue between Officer K. Palma and community members on a variety of concerns. Officer Palma said there were no reports of any serious incidents in our area recently. 7:07pm -- Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions: Members of the community introduced themselves. Board Member Elections: Vice-President Bill Cady ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – What is going on in Marina Bay? ELECTION OF OFFICERS President’s Report Supporting Local Non-Profit Organizations The MBNC has the pleasure of providing financial support for three worthy programs. Each organization will have time to tell us about their activities. Menbe’s Way Fund Richmond Police Activities League Rosie’s Girls ...
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The Marina Bay Neighborhood Council cordially invites you to attend its 26th Annual HOLIDAY POTLUCK on Wednesday December 14th at 7 pm. Come and join your neighbors in a social evening. Sponsored by the Neighborhood Council. Wine and soft drinks will be provided. Please bring a dish to share! Harbormaster’s Meeting Room 1340 S Marina Way (over the RR tracks, ...
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7:05pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Stan Anderson made several announcement: Nominations are needed for Executive Council members. Current Vice-President Bill Cady volunteered to be on the Nominating Committee. The annual holiday pot-luck will be on Wednesday December 14th. President Anderson encouraged everyone to get involved ...
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Harbormaster’s Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – What is going on in Marina Bay? Formation of Nominating Committee New Development in Marina Bay – The vacant lot next to Salute is receiving proposals. Nick Orton of Orton Development will join us to engage in a conversation regarding development options for this property in the heart of ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Armistice Brewery - Alexandra Zobel will tell us about this new Marina Bay business (and yes, they will have growlers!) Craneway Pavillion - Ajit Dhillon, Craneway Manager, will fill us in on upcoming craneway events. For further information, call 510-232-3685 *Directions: over ...
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Please note that there is NO meeting of Marina Bay Neighborhood Council this month. But don’t Forget the ROSIE RALLY On Aug. 13, Richmond hopes to reclaim the Guinness World Record for largest ever gathering of Rosie the Riveter lookalikes. Want to participate? Call the Visitor Center 510-232-5050 ext 0. The next meeting will be held on Wednesday September 14th ...
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7:00pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Stan Anderson said the request for a bench at the AC Transit stop on Regatta had been made to the transit agency. He advised that plans for a Starbucks drive-thru was being considered by the city's Design Review Committee. President ...
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Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Marina Bay Spill Response – Captain Adrian Sheppard Hear about the Fire Department’s response -- along with numerous other agencies -- to a recent event in the Marina Rigger’s Loft Wine Company – Kathy Lund This business is a Point Richmond neighbor. Learn about their business and find out ...
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7:05pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Anderson announced that Measures N and O both failed to pass at the June election. He said that the playground associated with the AMethod Charter School will be located in a parking lot separated by bushes and a restroom from ...
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Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Homefront National Park – Supt. Tom Leatherman Rosie the Riveter Guinness Record. One more time! We will also get an update on park activities. AHN Vietnamese Kitchen Find out about this anticipated new Marina Bay restaurant. Geo Gelera, the owner may bring some samples from the menu! ...
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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 ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – What is going on in Marina Bay? June Ballot Initiatives Pro & Con Measure N - Richmond Riviera In Support: Leisa Johnson Opposing: Ben Choi Measure O - Compensation of City Manager In Support: Fritz Kunz Opposing: Ben Choi *Directions: over the RR tracks, turn left onto Hall Ave ...
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7:00pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. Police Beat Report: No Report. Presentation - Han's Vietnamese Restaurant: Presentation Postponed. President Stan Anderson reported that Planning Department says only 35 parking spots are required for the planned restaurant so current parking lot is adequate. Some re-striping may occur. He ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – What is going on in Marina Bay? Let’s find out about some Marina Bay Businesses! …… Richmond Wholesale Meat Richard Doellstedt, President Established in 1959, we will hear about this firm’s return to Marina Bay, and find out what, exactly, they do! Ahn’s Vietnamese Restaurant Geo Galera, Owner Currently ...
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7:00pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. President Anderson reported that the city is revising its zoning rules and that this is being discussed at the Neighborhood Coordinating Council. He says their will be two local ballot initiatives for the June elections. One will be about the proposed ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – What is going on in Marina Bay? Strictly Sail Boat Show – A great event for Marina Bay Steve Orosz – Marina Bay Harbormaster B A R T – District 7 Director Zakhary Mallett – The Nation’s 5th busiest public transit system. An opportunity to hear the latest, and ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report - What is going on in Marina Bay? Update on Bay Trail Bike and Walker Issues – Janice Haugan – A follow-up on a recent MBNC discussion Rosie’s Girls – Marsha Mather-Thrift – Richmond girls take on challenges similar to those faced by women in WWII. Welding, carpentry and more! ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Contra Costa Vector Control – Andrew Pierce will discuss common pests and how to control them. Amethod Charter School – Jorge Lopez will provide an update on the Benito Juarez School, located in Marina Bay. Election of Officers *Directions: over the ...
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The Marina Bay Neighborhood Council Cordially invites you to attend the 24th Annual Holiday Potluck Harbormaster's Meeting Room 1340 Marina Way South* Please bring a dish to share! *Directions: over the RR tracks, turn left onto Hall Ave. Park in the lot on the right ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Monthly Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. TRAC, Trails for Richmond Action Committee – Bruce Beyaert, the "one man army" who has been instrumental in establishing over 32 miles of trails ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Monthly Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. The Richmond Museum of History—Melinda McCrary—Learn how the The Richmond Museum Association preserves the diverse history of the City of Richmond and the surrounding ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Update on BioRad—In response to posted neighborhood concerns about Bio-Rad and its impact on us, local community activist, Sherry Padgett, will respond to our questions ...
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7:34pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. Police Beat Report: Officer Decious gave a report on general crime issues in Beat 1, which includes Marina Bay. He said crime is up all over the city, but not noticeably in Marina Bay. In emergencies residents should call 9-1-1. Residents ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Hilltop Y–Kristy Sharkey, Health and Fitness Director, will tell us about the fitness facilities and programs available at the Hilltop Y. NIAD Art Center–Deb Dyer, ...
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7:32 pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. Police Beat Report: Officer B. Therriault gave a report. Marina Bay had two reported crimes in June. One was a stolen car and the other was identity theft. This low incident rate was noteworthy because of a recent surge in ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Made in Richmond–Janet Johnson will tell us about gift baskets spotlighting Richmond manufacturers. Amethod Schools–Jo Ann Koplin will inform us about a proposed 600 student ...
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7:35pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions & Announcements: Members of the community introduced themselves. Next meeting announced for Wednesday July 8th 2015 with representatives of the planned charter school coming to talk about their plans. Discussed community meeting held June 3rd at the Marina Bay HOA regarding issues associated with diesel exhaust, noise, and light ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Marina Bay Landscape and Lighting District–Jonathan Taylor, President of the Advisory Committee to the Marina Bay Landscaping and Lighting District and Marina Bay resident will ...
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7:34pm – Meeting Called to Order by President Stan Anderson Introductions: Members of the community introduced themselves. Next meeting announced for Wednesday June 10th 2015 with EBMUD coming to talk about the drought. Announcements: Activity file distributed to attendees for review; News about Richmond police on cutting edge of violence prevention; Uptick in personal property theft; Planning Dept considering approval ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. City of Richmond Smart Phone App– Sue Hartman and Steve Furtado will tell us about the impressive new City of Richmond smart phone app. Argos ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Joe Anderson–Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Comedy in Marina Bay – Find out how to get tickets to see Ronnie Schell, Will Durst, Kivi Rogers, and David Gee ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Meet the new Mayor–Mayor Tom Butt – Q and A – Come Prepared! Bakken Crude in Richmond–Fire Marshall Terry Harris – What you ...
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Stan Anderson called the meeting to order at 7:30 PM, provided statement of purpose followed by introductions. Lynne Therriault provided membership information which prompted a neighbor to question what was done with the funds collected in dues. Aside from the Holiday party and mailing, there is no specified use for the funds. Stan suggested that it would be good to ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Point Richmond's Masquer's Playhouse–David Cole will tell us about live theatre right next door. Producing plays and musicals for over 60 years. Who ...
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Opening and Announcements – Stan Anderson The meeting opened at 7:30 pm and Stan did introductions. Election of Officers – Stan Anderson Election of officers was held and by unanimous vote all officers were re-elected to their positions. Stan Anderson – Chair, Barbara Norrish – Vice Chair, Lynne Therriault – Treasurer, Bob Bezek – Secretary. Lighted Signs Discussion – Stan ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Richmond History Museum–Melinda McCrary will tell us about a real "Gem" to be discovered. Mindful Life Project–Jason Young–Mindful Life teaches self-awareness, impulse-control, confidence ...
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The Marina Bay Neighborhood Council Cordially invites you to attend the 24th Annual Holiday Potluck Harbormaster's Meeting Room 1340 Marina Way South* Please bring a dish to share! *Directions: over the RR tracks, turn left onto Hall Ave. Park in the lot on the right ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Senior Helpline Services–Elaine Welsh, R.N. MBA will tell us about an outstanding community service that you may find yourself getting involved with!! Bay ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Cleaning Up Marina Bay-Sherry Padgett "The rest of the story" regarding polluted land in the Marina Bay area. UC Berkeley, Marina Bay Campus ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Candidates' Night! Meet the candidates for Richmond City Council and Mayor of Richmond We have invited the candidates for Richmond City Council and the Richmond Mayoral Race. Each candidate will be provided a brief (5-6 minute) opportunity to present the most important elements of their campaign. Due to the large number of speakers ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Moody Underpass – Chad Smalley, Project Manager for the Moody Underpass will provide an update on progress – We are about 1/3 of the way through the project! Ferry Service in Marina Bay – Chad Mason, Water Emergency Transportation ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Rosie the Riveter WWWII Homefront National Historic Park: A member of the National Park Service will update us on the national park located ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Andres Soto– Committee for a Better Environment's view of the proposed Chevron Refinery Project. Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center – Learn what you need to ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Chevron Refinery – An opportunity to ask questions about the proposed refinery overhaul. WriterCoach Connection – An exciting program coming to Kennedy High ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Officer Joe Anderson – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Update on Moody Underpass – Jacqueline Majors will update us on the status of the project. Alex DeGeorgio–Archeology in Marina Bay. What has the Moody Underpass project uncovered? Alex is in charge of making sure ...
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Announcements Stan opened the meeting at 7:30 pm and did introductions. Stan circulated several pictures he had of the Moody Underpass construction. At the April meeting there will be a presentation on the archeology of the Moody Underpass site. New housing units are proposed at 830 Marina Way, Stan will find out more. A lighted Billboard was proposed and if ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Officer Joe Anderson – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Beth Smiley – Thunder Mountain Enterprises. The Bradley Moody Underpass project has the potential to cause significant pollution in our storm drains, creeks and in the Bay. It's Beth's job to see that does not ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room* 1340 S Marina Way Beat Officer’s Report – Officer Dan Sanchez – Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Moody Underpass Report – Update on project status Catholic Charities – Maria Ramirez – Director, Catholic Charities, Richmond Service Center. Catholic Charities is making a huge investment in Richmond. Come hear how they will impact ...
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Announcements Stan opened the meeting at 7:30 pm and did introductions. No announcements were recorded. Beat Officer’s Report (Daniel Sanchez) Office Sanchez gave a report with no significant crimes. Questions were asked about park restrooms. They are currently open 24 hours but will look into the possibility of them closing at night. They used to be policed by a private ...
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Harbormaster's Meeting Room Neighborhood Council Board Elections - Vote for the 2014 nominees. Moody Underpass Report - A lot has happened since the last report. There has been much progress. Beat Officer's Report - Law Enforcement report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Meet our new Beat 1 Officer. Pt. Molate Park is Re-Opened - Jim Hite will tell ...
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The Marina Bay Neighborhood Council Cordially Invites You to Attend Its 23rd Annual HOLIDAY POTLUCK Wednesday, December 11, 2013 7:30 pm Harbormaster’s Meeting Room 1340 Marina Way South Come and join your neighbors in a social evening Sponsored by the Marina Bay Neighborhood Council The Council will provide wine and soft drinks Please Bring a Dish to Share (Directions: over ...
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Richmond Police Department "Beat" Report: Officer Dave Longacre will report on what is happening in Marina Bay. Moody Underpass Update: Jacqueline Majors Detective Donovan Dicious RPD: Gain an understanding about what the Detective Division does! Jarid Martin – Contra Costa Regional Parole Office: Parole isn’t what it used to be! What has changed? Directions if you're driving: At the western ...
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