South Portland Neighborhood Association


7:00 - 9:00pm

The South Portland Neighborhood Association meets the first Wednesday of the month. Confirm scheduled meetings and details on the Southwest Neighborhoods Calendar.

Meetings are open to the public. Everyone is welcome.

Until Further notice all board meetings are being held via Zoom. If you would like to attend please send an email to: for a link. (We ask that requests for link be made by 5pm Tuesday evening before our Wednesday meeting).


Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 7 PM-9 PM

7:00 PM Call to Order

> Approval of Agenda

> *Very Brief Introduction of Guests and Community Members (only names and district of residence i.e. South Waterfront, Lair Hill and John’s Landing)

> *Board members (names and district of residence)

> Approval of Minutes (and corrections if any) of January 6, 2021 

> Treasurer’s Report, Caryanne Conner

> Public Comments, if any, on Non Agenda topics: 3-5 min. maximum per individual and 10 min. maximum for total public comments

> Guidelines: Please do not interrupt anyone and/or refuse to yield floor when asked. Please do not use ZOOM Chat Function with chair of meeting.

7:15 PM- 7:50 PM Introduction of City Club of Portland Guest Speakers, Stephan Mark and Nathan Nayman: Charter Reform (includes questions)

7:50 PM-8:10 PM Prosper Portland Guest, Karl Dinkelspiel with Short Introduction by Michael Harrison

8:10 PM- 8:15 PM Board resolution to appoint Anna C. Friedhoff as SPNA representative to SWNI board meeting with Michael Kaplan as SPNA 

> back up representative

8:15 PM -8:25 PM Transient Boat Task Force Report, Michael Sammler

8:25 PM-8:30 PM Report on former Barbur Blvd. synagogue (Bee Hive), Jeff Lang

8:30 PM- 8:45 PM SWNI updates, Michael Kaplan and Anna C. Friedhoff

8:45 PM -8:55 PM Land Use  Committee Report, Jim Gardner, Chair

8:55 PM-9 PM Greenway/Parks Recreation Committee Report, Jeanne Galick, Chair

9 PM Adjournment