Commercial Development Committee

Southwest Partnership

October 27, 2020

 

Agenda

Introductions

  1. Kenneth Watson
  2. Bill Freeman
  3. Catherine Neely (Union Square)
  4. Dan Rodenburg (Union Square)
  5. Scott Kashnow (Franklin Square)
  6. Ashley Watson (Union Square)
  7. Frieda Ulman (Pigtown MS)
  8. Bif Browning (Union Square)
  9. Jane Buccheri (Hollins Market)
  10. Laura Dykes
  11. Nikky Davis (BDC)
  12. Serena Watters (Barre Circle)
  13. Roger Wood 
  14. Thomas Hams (Union Square)
  15. Valencia Grimes
  16. Troy Wilson (Pigtown)
  17. Keith Robinson (SWP)
  18. Tony Scott (SWP)

 

Approval of September Minutes – Nikky first – approved

 

Elections 

  • Candidates
    • Laura Dykes
    • Catherine Neely 
  • Scott made motion for closed election; Jane seconded

Eligible Voters present:

  1. Scott Kashnow
  2. Nikky Davis
  3. Bill Freeman
  4. Frieda Ulman
  5. Kenneth Watson
  6. Roger Woods
  7. Laura Dykes
  8. Ashley Watson
  9. Thomas Hams 
  10. Bif Browning
  11. Scott Kashnow
  12. Jane Buccheri
  13. Troy Wilson (abstained)
    • Poll vote: 
  • 8 votes – Laura Dykes (new chair)
    • 3 votes – Catherine Neely

Program Updates

  • West Baltimore St
    • Report from West Baltimore Street Project Manager
  • Facade Grants

Old Business

  • Hollins Market Updates
    • Saturday: 11-4pm Baltimore Flea Market
    • Sunday: 1pm and 3pm two puppet shows
    • Mulberries now open at Hollins Market
  • Pigtown Mainstreet Updates
    • Trivia – win Pigbucks ($5k grant for attracting businesses) 
    • December 4th – Pigtown Variety show
    • Pigtown Clean up day 9-12pm Ostend/Washington Blvd, with celebration at Friends Grill
    • Citizens of Pigtown is doing pumpkin carving contest

New Business

  • Green Kitchen looking for space for food prep – contact Tony (tony@swpbal.org) for more information

Adjournment: Bif first, Bill second