Archive for “General Meeting”

Decision at General Meeting, May 19

May 5, 2016

By Linda Collins

General Meeting

Many of you know that the Bryan Place’s Happy Shapes project for lighting under the bridge at Central has been delayed for several years. The latest news, though, is that the art will not be placed at its planned location under the bridge. Now we must decide whether we want the art relocated in Exall Park or whether we want to abandon the project altogether. Kay Kallos, Public Art Program Manager for the City of Dallas, will make a presentationRead more

General Membership Meeting Summary

November 1, 2015

By Gabriela Reed, Secretary

Bryan Place Organization
General Meeting

Council Member Philip Kingston There will increasingly be a greater dispersal of housing projects throughout the city of Dallas. In District 14 the biggest need is middle income housing. Council Member Kingston has proposed to trade requested zoning changes by uptown building developers for small number of affordable housing options for 80%. Area Median Family Income (40K/year income) citizens in those buildings – this is called “inclusionary zoning.” Council Member Kingston encouraged residents to contact him at Neighborhoods PlusRead more

By‐Laws Revision

August 13, 2015

By Linda Collins

Bryan Place Organization and Announcements
General Meeting and By-laws

It is important that you take a few minutes to read the recommended bylaws revisions on the web. There will be no revisions to amendments at the General Membership meeting. You can find the full text of the revised bylaws here. If you need a printed version for your review, you can request one from Cotton Mendenhall (214‐642‐7676) or Linda Collins (214‐370‐0330). The significant recommended changes which will be voted on at the October 22 general membership meeting include: TermRead more

Update Following General Meeting

June 5, 2015

By Jarrett Reed

Bryan Place Organization and Development
General Meeting

The Streets Department provided two members of their team to field questions and hear concerns from the neighborhood. The department will provide a list of items that were raised at the meeting in addition to the items that are already in the works with the City. By way of update, the crosswalks should be painted by the contractor selected by the City by the end June or in early July. My understanding is that the intersections that do not haveRead more

General Meeting Notes

November 10, 2014

By Eric Williamson

A New Dallas
The Association
General Meeting, Flood Relief, and A New Dallas

On the evening of October 23rd, the Bryan Place Neighborhood Association had its Fall General Meeting, and approximately 50 neighbors attended. Two presentations were given. Trinity Watershed Management Department The first presentation was by the City of Dallas’s Trinity Watershed Management Department on the future of storm water flood relief in our neighborhood and the associated underground construction. Unfortunately, this Mill Creek flood project is not slated to provide Bryan Place with additional flood protection for several years, likely not until 2019.Read more

General Meeting News

April 24, 2014

General Meeting

BPNA had a well-attended and energetic turnout for its general meeting in April — over 50 neighbors attended.  Our thanks to all who attended for their participation.  Here’s a capsule summary of the meeting: Amy Justice, a guest speaker from The Feral Cat Coalition gave a presentation on how to humanely address the stray and feral cats in the neighborhood. Social chair Kim Callahan reported on the popularity of the Dinners on the Town, and enhanced the mood of the meeting  with wineRead more