Archive for August, 2009

Steering Group meeting Aug 25th

Present: Liz, Kevin, Julie Group Structure Possible workaround for elections vs “rep from each interest group”: have groups nominate candidates, elect 5-member (minimum) board from candidates, other nominees become directors-at-large.  Constitution should allow for varying number of DaL’s (eg “up to 5” or “at least 3”). Bring the proposed structure to the next Steering Group […]

August 25, 2009 · TTPR · One Comment
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Transition Information at Blackberry Day and the Street Party

We took information tables to Blackberry Day at the Open Air Market on Aug 15th, and to the Street Party on Aug 21st. We learned that Blackberry Day at the Market is no longer a big deal event like it used to be, so there aren’t extra people there – it’s like a normal market […]

August 22, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Kevin and Liz visit the Sustainability Toolbox

On the evening of Aug 13th we went down to Herondell B&B south of town, where the students in the Sustainability Toolbox course are based. It had been wet all day but cleared up for the evening: a good thing since we were outside in a gazebo. Kevin and Liz acquired “camp names” as Otter […]

August 15, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Steering Group meeting report – Aug 11th meeting

Present: Kevin Wilson, Wendy Pelton, Liz Milward, Julie Thorne, Susan Jersak Group Structure Discussed possible conflict between BC Societies requirement to elect an executive board, vs Transition Network’s requirement to move to a steering group made up of reps from Special Interest Groups (SIG’s). Suggestion made to have an elected exec of the minimum allowed […]

August 12, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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