COMMUNITY VILLAGE MEETING
NOVEMBER 10, 2022
Council Members Attending: Tim, Sara (Shadow), Nathan (Shadow)
Council Members Not Attending: Diane, Karla, David, Omo, Brooks
7:00 HELLO’S (15)
Tim: Hot tub+Ocean view=Delight
Jain: OCF is your home in the country. Go out and soak it up!
Fred: Booth coordinators of Intentional Communities. Watched the Ducks in Colorado.
Sara: More shadows! To the coast for healing time after losing her dog.
Cordy: Greetings from New Mexico; visited Durango, Colorado and saw Georgie O’Keefe scenery.
Karyn: Green Earth Booth; participated in a national recycling coalition congress meeting; don’t give up!
Banjo Mike: Back from a visit with dad in Astoria; excited about next year
Scott B.: Signs ‘n’ Banners; has sign material, needs brushes, paints; next: Little People stroller parking!
John F.: With Registration; try joining Zoom from browser if your client is misbehaving
Kevin Hillery: OCF Arborist; will discuss Emerald Ash Borer with village in January, wants to work with village to do a census of ash trees in the Community Village.
To do: Discuss ash tree census with Wild Edibles Booth and Community Village and make a plan with Kevin.
SET INTENTION – 5
Done and done!
AGENDA REVIEW – 2
No additions or revisions to agenda.
FAIR ANNOUNCEMENTS – 10
Jain: OCF used to have a grievance coordinator; Fair Care shareholder meeting Dec. 8, 6-8 PM on Zoom where OCF Fair Care work group will review Progressive Solutions document, which will replace OCF grievance policy.
Jain: OCF Board Elected; Tom Horn will be OCF Board facilitator; back from board retreat with lots of optimism. All agreed on officer position. One controversial topic: discussion of propriety of Lawrence Taylor on Bylaws Committee.
Sue: Dawn Lesley did not win in local elections 😦
COUNCIL CONFIRMATION – 15
Village members stood for council in October, initiating period of concern resolution, no concerns received.
Council Members Standing: Tim, Nathan, Karla, Diane, Omo, Sara, David
Shadows: Banjo Mike, Kelsey
Additional shadows will be invited to sign on in January.
Consensus: CV Coordinating Council members are confirmed.
ONE FUN THING – 10
Getting out of the meeting early is fun! Let’s keep it rolling!
Science Joke: Why can’t you trust what atoms say? Because they make up everything!
IN-PERSON / ZOOM UPDATE – 15
Sara Sweatt, will update us before January meeting on negotiations to secure meeting space at Unitarian Church and outcome of discussions of non-profit rate. Church has monitor and camera for Zoom option. Fee amount TBD.
NON-FAIR ANNOUNCEMENTS – 10
Tim: Nov. 10 at 9 PM at Old Nick’s Pub benefit for Kind Tree Autism Rocks called Dragaggedon, cos-play garb encouraged.
Karyn: KRVM 75th Anniversary, Dec. 3 with Sugar Beets, free tickets, 7:30 PM at McDonald Theater. Reserve tickets ahead of time for free. Other Bands? Strange Tones;
Sue: Wed, Nov. 30 at 7 PM at Growers Market; meeting for those interested in Extinction Rebellion, civil disobedience to save the world.
General discussion of civil disobedience.
Upcoming Eugene City Council meeting on low frequency sound ordinance:
MEETING FEEDBACK (STROKES & POKES) – 5
Fred: I love these meetings in the fall. Way more interesting than the ones in the spring. Why? OCF gossip!
Cordy: Likes the short meeting; yay to no concerns with council confirmation process, we’re growing up!
Banjo Mike: Where’s David with a site report?
Tim: Omo is at a party.
Banjo Mike: Working on hearing loop for in person meeting.
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Sara, Deep Condolences.
John F. Zoom from browser did not work.
Science Joke: “Puns are THE lowest form of humor. Anyone using puns should be Drawn and QUOTED!!”