February Monthly Meeting Agenda

Thursday February 13, 2020
7:30pm
Bungalow Bar
377 Beach 92nd Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
1) Pledge of Allegiance
2) Treasurer’s Report
3) Updates from Elected Officials and Representatives
4) Guest Speaker: Joan Byrnes, DSNY Senior Manager for Zero Waste Communications
5) Old/New Business
Meetings are open to the public, all are welcome to attend!

RBCA January Monthly Meeting Agenda

Thursday January 9, 2020
7:30pm
Knights of Columbus
333 Beach 90th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
1) Pledge of Allegiance
2) Treasurer’s Report
3) Updates from Elected Officials and their Representatives
4) Guest Speaker Helen Cheng, Coastal Resilience Extension Specialist, New York Sea Grant, Science and Resilience Institute at Jamaica Bay
5) Old/New Business
Meetings are open to the public, all are welcome to attend!

RBCA December Monthly Meeting Agenda

Wednesday December 11, 2019
7:30pm
Knights of Columbus
333 Beach 90th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
1) Pledge of Allegiance
2) Treasurer’s Report
3) Updates from Elected Officials and their Representatives
4) Election of RBCA Executive Board
5) Science for New York Initiative Guest Speakers:
—Karen Ingram, Rockaway Resident, Creative Director in Science Communications, Karen Ingram & Assoc., CoLab Futures
—Arthee E. Jahangir, PhD, Assistant Director, Postdoctoral Affairs, Office of Science and Research, NYU School of Medicine, Co-Founder, Sci4NY
—Allison Bridges, Postdoctoral Fellow, Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management, The Earth Institute, Columbia University, Project Lead, Public Opinions About Climate Change, Sci4NY, supporting the New York Panel on Climate Change
6) RBCA Holiday Party Saturday, December 14, 2-4pm
7) Old/New Business

Meetings are open to the public, all are welcome to attend!

 

RBCA November Monthly Meeting Agenda

RBCA November Monthly Meeting
Wednesday November 13, 2019
7:30pm
Knights of Columbus
333 Beach 90th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693

1) Pledge of Allegiance
2) Treasurer’s Report
3) Updates from Elected Officials and their Representatives
4) Anticipated guests:
— Jesse Lyons, Employment & Reentry Specialist, Center for Community Alternatives
— Shawn Slevin, Swim Strong Foundation
— NYC Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22, Chair of Environmental Protection Committee
5) Nominations for RBCA Executive Board
6) Update on RBCA Holiday Event (slated for Saturday, December 14, 2-4pm, Peninsula Library)
7) Old/New Business

RBCA October Monthly Meeting Agenda

Thursday October 3, 2019
7:30pm
Knights of Columbus
333 Beach 90th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Updates from elected officials and their representatives
  3. Guest Speakers, Lakshmi Sivadas and Diara Townes, students from CUNY Graduate School of Journalism present a proposal to help centralize post-disaster recovery information for the Rockaways
  4. Discussion of upcoming RBCA election
  5. New Business/Old Business
Meetings are open to the public, all are welcome to attend!

RBCA September Monthly Meeting Agenda

Thursday September 12, 2019
7:30pm
Knights of Columbus
333 Beach 90th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
*Please note that RBCA’s Monthly Meeting has been moved to the second Thursday of September.
  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Updates from elected officials and representatives
  3. Guest Speaker, Brian Langloss, New York Campaign Organizer for Oceana
  4. Water and swim safety education discussion
  5. Old Business/New Business

Meetings are open to the public, all are welcome to attend!

RBCA August Monthly Meeting Agenda

Thursday August 1, 2019, 7:30pm
Steps of the Beach 94th Street Performance Plaza
Boardwalk and Beach 94th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
*PLEASE NOTE – In case of rain, meeting will be held at Knights of Columbus, 333 Beach 90th Street.
  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Updates from elected officials and representatives
  3. Guest Speaker Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President
  4. Old Business/New Business

Meetings are open to the public, all are welcome to attend!

RBCA July Monthly Meeting Agenda

Thursday July 11, 2019, 7:30pm
Steps of the Beach 94th Street Performance Plaza
Boardwalk and Beach 94th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
*PLEASE NOTE – In case of rain, meeting will be held at Knights of Columbus, 333 Beach 90th Street.
  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Updates from elected officials and representatives
  3. Updates from NYPD 100th precinct
  4. Guest Speaker Eric Peterson, Rockaway Administrator, NYC Parks And Recreation
  5. Old Business/New Business

RBCA June Monthly Meeting Agenda

Thursday June 13, 2019, 7:30 pm

Knights of Columbus
333 Beach 90th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693

  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Updates from elected officials and representatives
  3. Guest Speaker, Alex Zablocki, Executive Director, Jamaica Bay Rockaway Parks Conservancy
  4. Old Business/New Business

RBCA May Monthly Meeting

Thursday May 2, 2019, 7:30 pm

Knights of Columbus
333 Beach 90th Street
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Updates from elected officials and representatives
  3. Williams NESE Pipeline update
  4. RBCA Street Tree Survey Check-in*
  5. New Business. At this meeting we invite attendees to bring any new business items to the attention of the membership.
  6. Old Business
*How are the street trees on your block? Are there empty tree pits or dead trees? Are the trees healthy? Are they in need of pruning? How is the tree bed? Are your trees in a busy area that might be helped by a tree guard? Let us know! We encourage you to bring info about the trees on your block to our meeting, or email RBCA: secretary@rockawaybeachcivicassociation.org
Also, learn more about the trees on your block at https://tree-map.nycgovparks.org