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10/10/10 Work Party idea meeting

On Sunday June 13th a group of us met to brainstorm ideas for a 10/10/10 work party project. Here’s the list: Organize a Tree Planting (preferably edibles) Install solar panels on a public or community-owned building Work day at a community garden or organic farm Mass bike ride Mass bus ride: “fill the bus” day […]

June 15, 2010 · TTPR · One Comment
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Alternative Transportation Meeting Jan 14

On Thursday, Jan. 14, Susan Jersak and I attended a meeting called by Stewart Alsgard for residents interested in transportation.  Susan and I were there to represent Transition Town Powell River.   Below are some of the issues discussed: 1.  Powell River is under pressure to develop a Greenhouse Reduction Plan and has signed onto […]

January 18, 2010 · TTPR · No Comments
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Initiating Group meeting report, Dec 28th 2009

Present: Kevin, Liz, Julie, Wendy, Barry, Susan Management Official Transition Status We’re now official! The Transition Network accepted our application and we are #262 on the list of 265 official initiatives (#8 of 9 in Canada). Treasurer’s Report We have money. Website Because posts are mostly meeting reports, the website is a bit “dry”. Kevin […]

January 9, 2010 · Kevin · No Comments
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Initating Group meeting report – Dec 14 2009

Present: Kevin, Liz, Alfred, Julie, Wendy, Owen, Susan Management Treasurer’s report. We have money. We will donate $25 to U-Hall for Nov EoS screening and Dec vigil. Official Transition Status – waiting on Owen for bio. He filled it out and Kevin will ask Transition Network if they will let us in with only one […]

December 14, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Initiating Group meeting report: Nov 30th 2009

Present: Kevin, Liz, Julie, Susan, Wendy, Owen Management Official Transition Status – still need bios from a few people. Kevin will collate. Treasurer’s report: we have money. Outstanding expenses include donation to Sliammon community garden, donation to U Hall for Nov 22 event, coffee for events. TTPR business cards – Kevin distributed these to everyone […]

December 10, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Initiating Group meeting report: 17 Nov 2009

Present: Kevin, Liz, Julie, Susan, Graham. We tried at this meeting to run through the business quickly, so that we could spend the second hour in a more free-form discussion of the group-evaluation papers Kevin brought back from the Transition training in October. Management CU account – is set up and ready, waiting for cash […]

November 18, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Initiating Group meeting report: 3 Nov 2009

Present: Kevin, Liz, Susan, Julie, Owen Management We set a tentative date for a visit to the Credit Union to complete the process of opening and account. Kevin will contact Maggie at the CU to confirm. Julie can come pretty much any time we need her to. Kevin has set up a new email list […]

November 4, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Steering Group meeting report: Oct 18th 2009

Present:  Kevin, Liz, Wendy, Corey, Julie, Owen, Susan, Dolores Group Structure Directors Kevin has approached the Credit Union to open a bank account and arrange for signing authorities, and needs two “sponsors” who are CU members as Directors of our group. Motion:      to elect Julie and Susan as Directors at Large. Moved:    Owen Gaskell […]

October 30, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Steering Group meeting report Oct 6th 2009

Present: Kevin, Liz, Julie, Wendy, Graham. Apologies: Susan, Owen. Group Structure Constitution and Purposes The Constitution and Purposes document had been circulated and was examined again. A few small changes were made: Name of the group to be “Transition Town Powell River” rather than “Transition Powell River”. This was felt to make it easier to […]

October 9, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Steering Group meeting report Sep 22

present: Kevin, Liz, Owen, Graham Group Structure Constitution and bylaws Not enough people present to discuss. Tabled until next meeting. Subgroup Reports Transportation: Owen reported on contacts with Frank at Suncoast Cycles and Nicholas Simons MLA, about the SprockKids program to teach kids about bike maintenance and mountain biking. He also plans to contact/join the […]

September 23, 2009 · Kevin · 2 Comments
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