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February 2021 Community Meeting Notes

Traffic calming updates, new businesses, village green updates.

Board Members Present: Corey, Aaron, Phong, Maryanne, Shayna, Matt, Pete

Staff member – Amanda

Total Attendees: 46

Start: 7:06pm
End: 8:31pm


  • Motion to support the CBP application for the JHU Innovation Fund.

SURJ Jan Kleinman

Cafe Los Suenos Elisabeth/Carlos

  • Coffee roaster moving into the space next to Mt. Royal Soaps.
  • Signage will be painted in the spring.
  • Possibly opening in mid to late March pending licensing.

Odette Ramos/ COVID19 Task Force

28th and 29th street traffic calming (Jed)

  • Just today, 2 accidents occurred on both 28th and 29th.
  • May be able to use complete streets to slow down traffic.
  • Land use committee meeting will contain most of these discussions.
  • If interested please email:
  • You can also reach out to Odette Ramos at or 410-396-4814

CBP JHU Innovation Fund- Aaron Kauffman

  • Applying for a JHU fund to reduce violence and help youth avoid crime or violence in the area.
  • Focused on safe routes to community spaces.
  • Will be identifying several spaces such as Sission St Park, Mund Park and 29th St. Community Center and identify any unsafe lighting/infrastructure which need improvement to those spaces.
  • Bus stops will be considered.
  • Includes creative ways of using the transportation tools we already have at our disposal.
  • Motion to support the CBP application for the JHU Innovation Fund.
    • Called by Sam
    • Seconded by Corey
    • 28 Yes
    • 0 No3 Abstain
    • Vote Passes

Church of the Guardian Angel (Steve Holt)

  • Next Wednesday morning, we’ll be handi

Remington Village Green Update

  • The owner of the lot has decided to take back their offer of selling this parcel of land.
  • About half of the donations have been sent back.
  • The parcel has been roped off by the owner.
  • The owner has given the Village Green 30 days to move any plants or items off the parcel.
  • The green space is part of a land trust and cannot be moved.
  • Looking for positive and constructive feedback:


Dumpster Days

  • Mar 20th – 26th and Huntingdon 
  • June 26th – 23rd and Hampden 
  • August 21st – W 26th and Huntingdon  
  • October 30th – 30th and Huntingdon 

Board Recruitment