Waterfront Advisory Committee Meeting – July 23, 2019
The Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC) will meet on July 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the Common Council Chambers on Floor 3 of City Hall, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY. All WAC meetings are open to the public. Parking is available in the City Hall parking garage.
This meeting will be held as a joint meeting of the Waterfront Advisory Committee and the Shade Tree Committee to discuss a grant-funded project being conducted by the Environmental Cooperative at Vassar Barns regarding invasive species in the City of Poughkeepsie.
Presenters: Jenn Rubbo, Morgan Hayman and Zoë Turner-Debs from the Environmental Cooperative @ Vassar Barns
Topic: Information session regarding invasive species that are a threat to the City of Poughkeepsie. The presentation will specifically focus on new species coming into the area, such a spotted lanternfly, as well as management of species that are already here.
II. COMMITTEE BUSINESS
1 ) Update on Common Council appointments made to the WAC at the July 8th, 2019 meeting
Chair: Europa McGovern
Appointments: Cornelia Harris, Harvey Flad, and Terriciena Brown
2 ) Update on LWRP – Preliminary Redlined Draft available for comment on city’s website – http://cityofpoughkeepsie.com/lwrpupdate/documents/
3 ) Update from WAC Chair regarding proposed fence at Kaal Rock Point
4 ) New business