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HMC Annual Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
Karl Hahn
05:44
Hello All!
Mitra Jalali - she/hers
05:55
hello hello
steph hankerson
05:58
Hi everyone!
Natalie Singer
06:04
Good evening!
Hamline Midway
06:06
Greeting neighbors!
Tachianna Charpenter
06:09
Hiya
Christine Weeks
06:09
Welcome all!
Garrett Backes
06:16
Hey, all!
Mike Reynolds (he/him/his)
06:18
If you have questions or comments, I’ll be paying attention here!
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
06:18
Hey folks!
Naomi Farabee
06:27
Hello neighbors!
Commissioner Trista MatasCastillo
06:30
hello everyone,
Sierra Armién Funk
06:44
Hello!
David Albornoz
06:46
Hola everyone
Erin
07:03
I was just writing that!
Erin
07:12
Thankful
peter borgen
07:20
Hi! This is Peter Borgen, manager of the Hamline Midway Library. I would like to invite representatives of community organizations to connect with me at [firstname.lastname]@ci.stpaul.mn.us I'd like to chat about who you are and what you do. Many thanks!
Erin
07:38
Hi Peter!
Mike Reynolds (he/him/his)
07:49
hi Peter! We’ll make sure to share your address out more broadly!
peter borgen
08:02
Thanks!
Samantha Chapman
09:28
Hello everyone! My name is Samantha Chapman and I’m the Project Manager at Allianz Field. I manage stadium projects as well as our sustainability program. Happy to be here! My email is Samantha.C@MNUFC.com if anyone would like to reach out or know more information about what’s going on at the stadium. :)
Mike Reynolds (he/him/his)
10:05
hi Samantha! Thanks—we’ll share your information more broadly, too!
Erin
15:32
And as of today the Napa/Bole building has finally been removed. It is such a relief not to see that.
Garrett Backes
21:37
It looks like a bunch of people just came in
Nick Vorpahl
21:39
It looks like the number shot up
Garrett Backes
22:02
Welcome, folks
Christine Weeks
25:50
Hamline University Community Relations, Christine Weeks, cweeks03@hamline.edu or 612-791-3546
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
36:33
I'll just pitch that the Transportation Committee is a fun bunch! Thanks for sharing our updates John.
Garrett Backes
36:39
Thanks, John! That was great.
Erin
36:57
TECHNOLOGY…WOOOHOOOOOO
Sierra Armién Funk
37:02
Of course! Take your time!
Jennifer Hadley
37:14
Typical… it’s 2020!
Matt Privratsky
37:30
Erin, great background, are you hosting a presidential press conference?
Erin
37:57
I AMMMMMMMMM….I booked Kern’s for next board meeting. ;)
Erin
38:22
Although, you can’t see me because I can’t technology either.
Erin
39:11
And those tree of life sculptures!
Mitra Jalali - she/hers
39:35
Lots of climate/transit/sustainability/environmental justice groups have approached our office/other CMs about taking a strong stance on forward-thinking 94 vision through a resolution and our office is working w/them, CM Thao, CM Prince and others on that now. Reconnect Rondo, Sierra Club, area district councils etc. Please reach out to us if you want to support or have views
Erin
39:44
Thanks John!
Erin
40:17
Feel free to say hello Mitra~
Erin
40:23
While we wait.
Erin
40:25
:)
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
40:28
Thank you for that update CM Jalali
Erin
41:32
Awesome~
peter borgen
42:56
It's the host lottery!
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
43:27
now we know what to do for next annual meeting.... Who wants to host!
Mitra Jalali - she/hers
43:52
Mike controls the starship now
Erin
44:13
The Enterprise! hahahahhahhah
Michael Bearfoot (He / Him)
45:57
I did the foraging tour. Fascinating :)
Naomi Farabee
46:12
I am sad to have missed the foraging tour
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
46:13
I love the Mobile Art Kiosk!
Erin
46:17
Cool! I wanted to go but it didn’t sync with my schedule!
Jenny K (she/her)
46:38
I'm a proud drain parent
Erin
47:10
Yay Jenny! Me too! Mine are named Mississippi Lovin’. :)
Nick Vorpahl
47:11
Same here. We had way too much fun naming our drains
Erin
48:08
Steph is on here who has been doing wonderful projects at the Meadows!
Hamline Midway
48:35
Hi Steph!!!!! You do amazing work.
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
48:55
Thank you neighbors! I work at Capitol Region Watershed District as the Community Outreach Coordinators and appreciate all the drain care-takers and folks involved in Pierce Butler Meadows. Feel free to reach out if you have water quality questions. lschwantes@capitolregionwd.org
steph hankerson
49:10
thank you! it’s been a lot of fun!
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
50:42
I signed up for a planter workshop and then COVID!!! So excited for this pollinator pathway.
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
52:24
Thanks so much for these clean-ups Jennifer!
Erin
52:33
Street sweepers are in the ‘hood this week, as well!
Erin
52:43
Get that trash out of the gutters, please!
Matt Privratsky
53:23
Walked by the football players in the park when they were kicking off the clean up and was so excited. Such a cool project. Thanks for leading, Jennifer!
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
53:43
Yep Jennifer is correct.
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
54:03
look for the rollout in spring. for the Trash Data Program through CRWD.
Alec
54:04
There are still several mini-grants available this year, if you want to find out more or apply, visit the page on our website: https://www.hamlinemidway.org/get-involved/community-project-mini-grants
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
56:40
This work is amazing!!! Thanks for those making food accessible to neighbors.
Commissioner Trista MatasCastillo
57:40
Ramsey County still has $1M available for grants to support organizations who are addressing food insecurity.
Alec
58:24
During November, there will be food distributions every Wednesday from 11-1 at Hancock Rec Center
Sierra Armién Funk
58:34
Including tomorrow!
Mike Reynolds (he/him/his)
59:23
What’s on your mind as we head into 2021?What is to be celebrated and acknowledged in our community?What deserves more attention and discussion?
Mitra Jalali - she/hers
59:59
I have to jump to another call but I am hoping to come back for the end. No matter what I will continue working alongside you all and hope you are incredibly proud of your work this year, it's my honor to represent you at the city.
Christine Weeks
01:11:03
sounds
Pete McCauley
01:11:50
feel free to turn on captions as well
Erin
01:12:49
I love all the drone shots!
Michael Bearfoot (He / Him)
01:13:16
I'm a little jealous that they aren't mine. :) Next year I'm getting more HM shots
Erin
01:13:36
I will remember that! muwhahahahha
Erin
01:14:55
Love the funky music!
Emma Kiley
01:14:56
So awesome! Thanks Pete!
Scott
01:15:06
Pretty slick!
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
01:17:31
Nice work everyone.
Jennifer Hadley
01:18:18
I love the video - nice job, Pete! Kate or Alec, will that be on our web site some time soon so we can re-watch?
Erin
01:18:28
And we have a couple folks on this call who have submitted apps!
Tachianna Charpenter
01:18:39
Ayeeee ^
Erin
01:18:41
David! Karl!
Ms Conrad
01:19:07
The zoning changes on Snelling will directly impact homeowners abutting those properties. What is being done to accommodate those homeowners?
Hamline Midway
01:19:10
Board membership is just one way to represent and be the voice of Hamline Midway! Meetings are monthly and applicants have to be 16 or older. Consider joining! We need your voice!
Erin
01:19:39
Encourage your teens (not mine) ha!!!
Faith Dietz
01:20:01
Yaaass David!
Erin
01:20:07
Right Faith?!!!
Erin
01:20:24
Super excited to see his application! Love you, brother!
Christine Weeks
01:20:31
Mike did you see the question about Snelling rezoning?
David Albornoz
01:20:37
Gracias always
Hamline Midway
01:20:54
More information: https://www.hamlinemidway.org/about/board
David Albornoz
01:20:56
Not making any promises of behaving...;)
Thomas Foss
01:21:33
Due dates for applications and voting?
Hamline Midway
01:21:59
Applications are due on Nov 23rd.
Hamline Midway
01:22:10
Voting starts on 11/25- it's all online.
Faith Dietz
01:22:34
What's happening with North Snelling Assoc?
Commissioner Trista MatasCastillo
01:22:46
Love all the work going on. Just want to say that Ramsey County is here to support your vision for community. Dream Big and make stretch goals in transit, housing, and economic development I am committed to being a strong partner. Oh and Organics recycling curbside coming!!
Erin
01:23:42
Thanks Trista!
Lindsay Schwantes (she/her)
01:23:49
oooh organics, thanks Trista!
Hamline Midway
01:24:07
Kate: 651-494-7682
Christine Weeks
01:24:31
Organics at the curb is a dream…
Michael Bearfoot (He / Him)
01:24:33
I'm always full of big ideas. Others have to implement them. :)
Erin
01:24:57
Michael, hahahhahaha
Thomas Foss
01:25:09
We can always use more ideas
Erin
01:25:35
Trista, let us know if we can be of any help with curbside. HMC or Zero Waste Saint Paul
Commissioner Trista MatasCastillo
01:26:06
for sure!
Erin
01:26:54
David, is your survey still open?
Faith Dietz
01:27:23
David let's t a little about that stadium discussion. there are several people that want to see the City HS final at Allianz
peter borgen
01:27:31
Reminder to everyone that I would love to have representatives from other organizations contact me at the library to chat about what you all do. Hamline Midway Library, manager peter borgen
David Albornoz
01:28:30
Awesome! I just don't want to be used as a photo prop for their advertising and then forgotten about...
David Albornoz
01:28:57
It happened already and would not let it stand again, the kids deserve better
Erin
01:30:13
That is understandble
Erin
01:30:23
Understandable
Commissioner Trista MatasCastillo
01:30:30
great meeting thanks! Trista.matascastillo@ramseycounty.us don’t hesitate to reach out
Hamline Midway
01:30:41
Thanks Trista!
Mike Reynolds (he/him/his)
01:30:48
Thanks, Trista!
Diane Dodge
01:31:10
Thank you Peter.
Scott
01:31:39
Thank you all! Based on the noises coming from upstairs I need to get going.
Emma Kiley
01:31:52
Thank you Scott!
Mike Reynolds (he/him/his)
01:31:54
Thanks, Scott.
Erin
01:31:56
Thank you, Scott!
Scott
01:31:56
Thank you all for attending and sticking through the technical issues!
Ms Conrad
01:32:05
I need to find a support group to help me work with addicts who hang at the different corners. Had a kid over here a week ago in serious emotional distress for about 8 hours.
Mike Reynolds (he/him/his)
01:32:34
Many thanks to Pete McCauley for making that gorgeous video!
Karl Hahn
01:32:36
Great to see and meet folks tonight! I have to head out. Thanks for rocking this meeting everyone!
Erin
01:33:01
Thanks Karl!
Ms Conrad
01:33:15
No
Erin
01:33:16
Ms Conrad, can you reach out to Alec and Kate to see what we can work out.
Erin
01:33:22
?
Ms Conrad
01:33:34
No I don't know them
Erin
01:33:53
Hamline Midway Coalition
Diane Dodge
01:36:24
Thanks all...ttyl ERin.
Erin
01:38:17
Bye D