This will be the first meeting of the Homelessness & Social Services Committee. It will offer a brief discussion of terms and ideas utilized by people working in social services and advocacy and the goals for the Committee. It will discuss survey possibilities and the possibility of a homelessness forum. Additionally, it will consider compiling encampment locations for an eventual map and the feasibility of a rental, placement and maintenance of large trash bins to be utilized at the Gower & 101 overpass encampment. There will be a presentation of a draft for possible ‘The Shower of Hope’ handout. Finally, there will be a discussion of programs and Homelessness expenditure ideas.
We will be discussing the Cheremoya Elementary ArtFest, review of Gramercy/Garfield Watch Pumpkin Faire, discuss improvements to the HUNC website and information system and Identify new outreach opportunities.
The PLUM Committee will review a project on Tuxedo Terrace, code compliance for Upstart at 1807 Van Ness, affordable housing requirements, the Villa Carlotta and illegal hostels.
This meeting will discuss the upcoming neighborhood council elections and how to promote and them and get the word out.
We will be reviewing PLUM committee recommendations on 1 projects new committee chair approvals, election plans and updates on community activities.