The Silver Strand: Photo by Clarissa Cervantes
HELLO SILVER STRAND MARINA HOMEOWNERS
As a registered homeowner, you are cordially invited to attend The Annual
Silver Strand Marina Homeowner’s Association Meeting
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 6:30 pm
Del Rey Yacht Club
13900 Palawan Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
VOTE: If you haven’t already mailed your ballot for candidates running for the 2014-15 SSMHOA Board of Directors, you can turn your ballot in at the meeting before 7:00pm. The Board makes decisions on important matters including finances, budgeting, landscaping, security, social events and maintenance which affect all members of the Association. Your vote counts!
SOCIALIZE: Come at 6:30pm and chat with neighbors you already know. Connect with those you don’t know. Come and discover the rewards of living in a closely-knit neighborhood where homeowners work together to benefit our neighborhood and create a real sense of community. Light refreshments will be served beginning at 6:30pm. The meeting will begin at 7pm sharp.
LEARN: Fred Karlsen, President of SSMHOA, will report on what has been achieved this past year and the challenges ahead. The Chairs of Board Committees including the Art Tours, Block Captains, Emergency Preparedness, Kids Activities, Security, Street and Finances will report on progress they have made in the Silver Strand this past year and their plans for next year.
SPEAK UP: The Homeowners Forum, which starts off the meeting, is a great chance for you to talk to the Board about issues that concern you, make suggestions, and offer up new ideas about improving our neighborhood.
AUTUMN BURKE is the 2014 Democratic Candidate for District 62, California State Assembly. Those endorsing her include: U.S. Congresswoman Janice Hahn, State Senator Ted Lieu, City of Los Angeles Councilman Mike Bonin, Los Angeles Councilman Bill Rosendahl and the Sierra Club. For the full list and more information see: http://burkeforassembly.com
MARCIA HANSCOM is the Executive Director of the Ballona Institute. She has been a leader in the decade-long effort to save more than 600 acres of land in the Ballona wetlands. In 2004, she became a co-Founder of the Ballona Institute whose mission is the educate the public about the importance of the Ballona wetlands ecosystem. Recently she has spear-headed the effort to save over 1000 trees in Mariner’s Village which are the last nesting habitat in Marina del Rey for the Great Blue Heron and many other avian species. For more information see: http://protectballonawetlands.org/
RAY GARCIA: Ray Garcia is the owner of R G Landscaping Design, Inc. and the contractor who maintains the landscaping in the common areas of the SSMHOA including the Malls and mini-Malls.
SILVER STRAND NEWS VOLUNTEER AWARD OF THE YEAR:
Sandra Starr, publisher of the Silver Strand News, will present the blog’s third annual award honoring a resident who has made a significant contribution to our community.
ANNOUNCEMENT OF ELECTION RESULTS FOR THE SSMHOA BOARD FOR THE YEAR 2014-15.