Trees of Nob Hill Outreach

About this time last year your neighborhood association held an outreach where we learned about maintaining and renewing our Nob Hill tree canopy.

This Wednesday night, April 29, we will continue the dialogue.
CABQ Arborist Joren Viers will talk about the canopy and answer our questions about how to maintain what we have and renew it.

Monte Vista Christian Church…6:30 PM…All are welcome…Call 991-1388 with questions

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Board Meeting, April 13, 2015

BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Nob Hill Neighborhood Association
April 2015, 6:30 p.m.
Monte Vista Christian Church

1. CALL TO ORDER, DETERMINE A QUORUM
2. APPROVAL OF THE MEETING AGENDA
3. TREASURER’S REPORT – MARTY
4. INTRODUCTION OF GUESTS, SIGN-UP SHEETS

PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes):

None at this time

APPROVAL OF THE CONSENT AGENDA

1. Minutes of past Meeting – Anne
2. Upcoming Outreach Events Report – Gary
3. Newsletter Committee Report – Thom/Skye
4. District 6 Coalition Report – Ron
5. Public Officials Report –Ron
6. Communications Committee Report – Skye
7. Sector Plan Committee Report – Susan
8. Nob Hill is 100 (2016) – Gary

5. OLD BUSINESS

1. De Anza – Update and letter from the NHNA Board
2. Sector Plan Amendment – ZHE decision and response

6. NEW BUSINESS

Adjournment: Next meeting, 11 May 2015
Future board dates: 8 June; 13 July

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Board Meeting, March 9, 2015

BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Nob Hill Neighborhood Association
March 2015, 6:30 p.m.
Monte Vista Christian Church

1. CALL TO ORDER, DETERMINE A QUORUM
2. APPROVAL OF THE MEETING AGENDA
3. TREASURER’S REPORT – MARTY
4. INTRODUCTION OF GUESTS, SIGN-UP SHEETS

PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes)
None at this time.

ZONING AND LICENSE REQUESTS: (10 minutes). Notices below are reprinted from the Zoning Hearing Examiner’s Agenda, they are for the convenience of the NHNA board agenda, and they do not replace those on that actual agenda. Any discrepancies refer to the actual agenda.

Jonathan Turner: Beer Wine License – Mexican restaurant at 3225 CENTRAL AVE NE (old Savvy Boutique location) Project# 1010366

SHADE TREE CUSTOMS AND CAFE INC (GARCIA/KRAEMER & ASSOCIATES, AGENT) requests a special exception to Section 8.B.3 (pg. 92) of the Nob Hill Highland SDP: a VARIANCE of 4 parking spaces to the minimum required 29 off-street spaces required for an existing restaurant. for all or a portion of Lot 15, Block 5, MONTE VISTA ADDN zoned CCR-1, located on 3407 CENTRAL AVENUE NE (K-16)  ZHE Hearing: Tuesday 17, March 2015 Agenda #7

APPROVAL OF THE CONSENT AGENDA
1. Minutes of past Meeting – Anne
2. Upcoming Outreach Events Report – Gary
3. Newsletter Committee Report – Thom/Skye
4. District 6 Coalition Report – Ron
5. Public Officials Report –Ron
6. Communications Committee Report – Skye
7. Sector Plan Committee Report – Susan
8. Nob Hill is 100 (2016) – Gary

5. OLD BUSINESS
1. Email list-serv policy
2. Complete Streets and Neighborhood Traffic Management – Update
3. ART/Rapid Transit Outreach – Update4. De Anza – Public comments before ADC, March 19

6. NEW BUSINESS
1. APD Bicycle Squad

Adjournment: Next meeting, 13 April 2015
Future board dates: 11 May; 8 June

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Board Meeting, February 9, 2015

BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Nob Hill Neighborhood Association
February 2015, 6:30 p.m.
Monte Vista Christian Church

1. CALL TO ORDER, DETERMINE A QUORUM
2. APPROVAL OF THE MEETING AGENDA
3. TREASURER’S REPORT – MARTY
4. INTRODUCTION OF GUESTS, SIGN-UP SHEETS

PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes)

1. DeAnza RFP Process: Rebecca Velarde
2. Nob Hill Retail Support Letter: Rufus Cohen

ZONING AND LICENSE REQUESTS: (10 minutes). Notices below are reprinted from the Zoning Hearing Examiner’s Agenda, they are
for the convenience of the NHNA board agenda, and they do not replace those on that actual agenda. Any discrepancies refer to the actual agenda.

APPROVAL OF THE CONSENT AGENDA
1. Minutes of past Meeting – Anne
2. Upcoming Outreach Events Report – Gary
3. Newsletter Committee Report – Thom/Skye
4. District 6 Coalition Report – Ron
5. Public Officials Report –Ron
6. Communications Committee Report – Skye
7. Sector Plan Committee Report – Susan
8. Nob Hill is 100 (2016) – Gary

5. OLD BUSINESS
1. Public Arts Board: Median triangle (Wellesley, Campus, & Monte Vista) – Update
2. Email list-serv policy
3. Complete Streets and Neighborhood Traffic Management – Update

6. NEW BUSINESS

Adjournment: Next meeting, 9 March 2015
Future board dates: 13 April; 11 May

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NHNA Comments on NMED Strategic Plan Regarding Kirtland Fuel Spill Cleanup

January 29, 2015

Dennis McQuillan
New Mexico Environment Department
Environmental Health Division
P.O. Box 5469
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87502

Dear Mr. McQuillan;

Thank you for providing the opportunity to comment on the NMED strategic plan draft regarding the Kirtland Air Force Base fuel spill cleanup. The Nob Hill Neighborhood Association is deeply concerned about the environmental impacts of this very large spill and urges all efforts possible to clean up and remove the contaminants before it reaches the Albuquerque and Bernalillo County water supply.

We agree with the stance of the Water Authority that zero contamination is the only acceptable level for EDB so we have concerns that NMED has not chosen zero as the acceptable benchmark.

We agree with the various approaches to the clean up as it is clear that only by using all available technologies will the spill be fully removed and cease to be a threat.

However, we are very concerned that there are no clear deadlines for any of the interventions. As a result there are no consequences for KAFB continuing its history of missing deadlines and benchmarks. We believe NMED must exert maximum pressure on KAFB and set firm deadlines and fines for failure to meet established targets.

There is great cynicism in the community regarding KAFB’s commitment to clean up this spill and our state government’s efforts to hold KAFB accountable. We urge you to revise your plan as we discuss above and make strides in building the confidence we need going forward.

Sincerely,  Susan Michie, President

**PLEASE DIRECT QUESTIONS & COMMENTS ABOUT THE KIRTLAND FUEL SPILL CLEANUP TO KURT KRUMPERMAN **

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Board Meeting, January 12, 2015

BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Nob Hill Neighborhood Association
12 January 2015, 6:30 p.m.
Monte Vista Christian Church

1. CALL TO ORDER, DETERMINE A QUORUM
2. APPROVAL OF THE MEETING AGENDA
3. TREASURER’S REPORT – MARTY
4. INTRODUCTION OF GUESTS, SIGN-UP SHEETS

PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes)

ZONING AND LICENSE REQUESTS: (10 minutes). Notices below are reprinted from the Zoning Hearing Examiner’s Agenda, they are for the convenience of the NHNA board agenda, and they do not replace those on that actual agenda. Any discrepancies refer to the actual agenda.

APPROVAL OF THE CONSENT AGENDA
1. Minutes of past Meeting – Anne
2. Upcoming Outreach Events Report – Gary
3. Newsletter Committee Report – Thom/Skye
4. District 6 Coalition Report – Ron
5. Public Officials Report –Ron
6. Communications Committee Report – Skye
7. Sector Plan Committee Report – Susan
8. Nob Hill is 100 (2016) – Gary

5. OLD BUSINESS
1. Public Arts Board: Median triangle (Wellesley, Campus, & Monte Vista)
2. Email list-serv policy
3. Plan for spending newsletter revenue

6. NEW BUSINESS
1. Nob Hill boundaries – Sam Bawcum
2. Complete Streets and Neighborhood Traffic Management Program

Adjournment: Next meeting, 9 February 2015
Future board dates: 9 March, 13 April

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Board Meeting, December 8, 2014

BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Nob Hill Neighborhood Association
8 December 2014, 6:30 p.m.
Monte Vista Christian Church

1. CALL TO ORDER, DETERMINE A QUORUM
2. APPROVAL OF THE MEETING AGENDA
3. TREASURER’S REPORT – MARTY
4. INTRODUCTION OF GUESTS, SIGN-UP SHEETS

PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes)

1. Panetiere Hospitality: De Anza Proposal – Eric Von Starck (MAYBE MOVED TO 12/11?)

ZONING AND LICENSE REQUESTS: (10 minutes). Notices below are reprinted from the Zoning Hearing Examiner’s Agenda, they are
for the convenience of the NHNA board agenda, and they do not replace those on that actual agenda. Any discrepancies refer to the actual agenda.

ZHE DOES NOT HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING IN DECEMBER – NEXT HEARING JANUARY 21.

APPROVAL OF THE CONSENT AGENDA
1. Minutes of past Meeting – Anne
2. Upcoming Outreach Events Report – Gary
3. Newsletter Committee Report – Thom
4. District 6 Coalition Report – Ron
5. Public Officials Report –Adrian
6. Communications Committee Report – Skye
7. Sector Plan Committee Report – Susan
8. Nob Hill is 100 (2016) – Gary

5. OLD BUSINESS
1. Median triangle located at intersection of Wellesley, Campus, & Monte Vista Blvds.
2. Email list-serv policy

6. NEW BUSINESS
1. Plan for spending newsletter revenue

Adjournment: Next meeting, 12 January 2015
Future board dates: 9 February, 9 March, 13 April

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Board Meeting, November 11, 2014

BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Nob Hill Neighborhood Association
10 November 2014, 6:30 p.m.
Monte Vista Christian Church

1. CALL TO ORDER, DETERMINE A QUORUM
2. APPROVAL OF THE MEETING AGENDA
3. TREASURER’S REPORT – MARTY
4. INTRODUCTION OF GUESTS, SIGN-UP SHEETS

PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes)

ZONING AND LICENSE REQUESTS: (10 minutes). Notices below are reprinted from the Zoning Hearing Examiner’s Agenda, they are for the convenience of the NHNA board agenda, and they do not replace those on that actual agenda. For any discrepancies, refer to the actual agenda.

14ZHE-80240 Project #1010241: Rachel and Mark Ryan request a special exception to Pg 107 Nob Hill Highland SDP and Sections 14-16-2-6(E)(3)(b) and 14-16-3-3(A)(3)(b):a VARIANCE request of 2’8″ to the required 10′ setback on a corner lot for a proposed addition for all or a portion of Lot 1, Block 19 and north 10′ of Lot 2, MONTE VISTA ADDN zoned SFHD, located at 440 Lafayette Pl NE

DRB Right of Way Vacation Request: Rob Strell – includes vacation of 1’0” of city right of way along Morningside Drive SE and 4’6” along Silver Avenue SE adjacent to property at 3919 Silver Ave.

APPROVAL OF THE CONSENT AGENDA
1. Minutes of past Meeting – Anne
2. Upcoming Outreach Events Report – Gary
3. Newsletter Committee Report – Thom/Skye
4. District 6 Coalition Report – Ron
5. Public Officials Report – Susan
6. Communications Committee Report – Skye
7. Sector Plan Committee Report – Susan
8. Nob Hill is 100 (2016) – Gary

5. OLD BUSINESS
1. DeAnza: Developer presentations at December board meeting
2. Median triangle – intersection of Wellesley, Campus, & Monte Vista Blvds.

6. NEW BUSINESS
1. Email list-serv policy
2. Plan for spending newsletter revenue

Adjournment: Next meeting, 8 December, 2014
Future board dates: 12 January, 2015

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Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) is Coming to Central Ave; Your final chance to weigh in

NHNA OUTREACH

Outreach Event, Nob Hill Neighborhood Association

What: Albuquerque Bus Rapid Transit will come through Nob Hill on Central Ave. Your final chance to weigh in will end October 31.

Who and Why: BRT management will be in Nob Hill to inform you of current plans and seek your input. This is not a slide show. This is a working poster session. It’s an open house format. Come and go as you like.

When: Monday, October 27, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Where: Monte Vista Christian Church, 3501 Campus Blvd NE

Food and Drink: Finger food will be provided courtesy of your neighborhood association.

Contact Person: Gary, 991-1388

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