The Meeting was called to order by President - Carl Hoge at 7:05.
The minutes of the last meeting were acknowledged, but not read by approval of all in attendance.
Carl introduced the special guest speakers Officer Mike Miller and Susan Gillespie. Officer Miller is the Dorchester County Crime Watch Liaison and Susan is the Volunteer Coordinator.
Linda Galloway presented the Treasurers Report (see attached sheet). There were no questions after the presentation.
Crime Watch (7:21-8:05):
Carl turned the meeting over to Officer Miller and Susan Gillespie at 7:21. Officer Miller provided an introduction and many sets of crime statistics from the County database about the Archdale subdivision. There was a concern voiced that "How do we facilitate crime prevention in our neighborhood?" Officer Miller stated that we need to be "aware" & "concerned" neighbors.
Susan Gillespie, the volunteer coordinator, told her story of why she got more involved in "Crime Watch". She unveiled the newly created "Crime Watch" signs costing $58.00. She informed us that Sheriff Nash will give 2 signs to each new "Crime Watch" group that is formed. We formalized a Crime Watch group. Norm McDonald is the Coordinator & Joe Wagner is the Secretary. Norm gathered 8 names for Block captains after the meeting.
New Business (8:05-8:10):
Carl read the names of the board members and commented about the duties.
It was agreed that the list of ACA board would be as follows:
Carl Hoge President
Ann Gregowicz 1st VP
Ted Hucks 2nd VP (2 year term)
Joe Wagner Secretary
Linda Galloway Treasurer
Steve Hurley Board Member
Len Christakos Board Member
Norman McDonald Board Member
Aaronette Stinson Board Member
Josh Petersen Board Member
The meeting was adjourned at 8:20