Minutes, August 16, 2005

Tuesday August 16th, 7:30 pm at the Oakdene Centre

1. Call to Order

2. Welcome to new attendees

3. Approval of previous meeting’s minutes

4. Continuing Business:
a) Formation of a non-profit society:
• Cindy to report on registration progress

b) Interim officers:
• Review of current officer designations:

Chairperson John Malmstrom
Vice-Chair Tim Wilson?
Secretary Suzette Delmage
Treasurer Suzette will take on this position until someone with appropriate experience is found/appointed

c) Outreach to Community Groups
• Reports on initial discussions with various community groups
1st Tier
Board of Trade
Fire Department
Oakdene Centre
Bear River Legion
• Missed groups and/or next steps

d) Vision Statement
• Hal to present revised vision document
• Discussion by all
• Next steps

e) new business
• John’s handy-dandy, 5 minute, $10 solution to all of BR’s high-speed traffic problems!
• Other items

Preparation for the Next Meeting:
• Homework assigned

Next Meeting:
Tuesday August 23 at 7:30 pm at the Oakdene Centre.

Meeting to adjourn:
Meeting of BRIDGS adjourned at 9:00pm.