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August 2017

Dinner in Netherwood Park Wednesdays from 5-8:00pm

Food trucks will be parked on Princeton. Bring a chair.

From the Board Susan Bennett, NPNA President, 350-3848

 

The NPNA Board met on August 9th near the food trucks parked on Princeton. Thank you to all of you who have enjoyed the new “Dinner in Netherwood Park Program”. The food trucks will be on the park on Wednesdays until we go back to standard time in November. The City’s Office of Neighborhood Coordination featured our new program in its August newsletter which you can read at http://www.cabq.gov/office-of-neighborhood-coordination/neighborhood-newsletter

Nine neighbors have contributed $424 to fund the APD Patrol Pilot project. APD was not able to fill any of our requests for August. Board members Peter Burton and Susan Bennett have submitted requests for September.

NPNA will have a neighborhood yard sale on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 8-11 AM. Contact Susan Bennett, sbennett@swcp.com or 505-350-3848 to sign up for free by September 26th. Here’s how it works: The sale is held at many locations: your yard, driveway, or at tables at the Tennis Club. Susan will create a map with all the locations. She will also place an ad in the Albuquerque Journal. Buyers will pick up copies of the map at Netherwood Park. Big Brothers/Big Sisters will be available to pick up most leftover items after 11:00am

Attention all Golfers: NPNA will have its annual Golf Scramble Event at the UNM North Golf Course on Saturday, October 21st from 9:00am to 1:00pm. This is a nine-hole event with lunch. Start forming your 4-person teams now. This event is open to all. Look for more details in next month’s newsletter.

Ready…Set…Read! The NPNA Book Club will have its first meeting on September 21st. Time and location will be announced in the next newsletter.

Save the date: the NPNA Balloon Blast will be the morning of Saturday, October14th from 7:00am to 9:30am.

 

Treasurer’s Report-John Vittal, NPNA Treasurer 266-0882

Thank you to everyone who has sent me a check for the APD Patrol Pilot Program Fund. Donations are still welcome. Please note that NPNA annual dues are $10 per household Send them with this form to John Vittal at 1737 Miracerros Pl. NE. Please include your email address. Please make checks payable to NPNA.

 

Name __________________________________ Renewal _____ ($10) New____ ($10)

Address _________________________ Email Address _________________

 

Check here----- if you are requesting a paper copy of future newsletters

 

NPNA Election Guide

 

The NPNA Board reminds you of the upcoming election for Albuquerque’s next mayor. NPNA does not endorse any candidate. Here is some useful information:

Early voting runs from September 13th to September 29th Questions about voter registration? Call 243-VOTE (8683) Election Day is Tuesday, October 3rd

TV debates: (may be subject to change)

KNME-TV 5.1 August 15th from 6 to 8 p.m.

KOB-TV the evening of September 15.

KASA Fox 13.2 will have a mayoral debate from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. September 11

 

There are many mayoral forums scheduled including the following:

 

-North Valley Coalition Mayoral Forum, 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m., August 23, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.
--District 4/District 8 Forum, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., August 29, El Dorado High School.


Final Notes

 

NPNA Board wishes all students and teachers a happy, safe, and successful school year.

 

NPNA resident Joe Betrend has just opened Discount Fitness Equipment at 1512 Girard NE. The phone number 255-3400

 

The NPNA Board met on August 9th near the food trucks parked on Princeton. Thank you to all of you who have enjoyed the new “Dinner in Netherwood Park Program”. The food trucks will be on the park on Wednesdays until we go back to standard time in November. The City’s Office of Neighborhood Coordination featured our new program in its August newsletter which you can read at http://www.cabq.gov/office-of-neighborhood-coordination/neighborhood-newsletter

 

Nine neighbors have contributed $424 to fund the APD Patrol Pilot project. APD was not able to fill any of our requests for August. Board members Peter Burton and Susan Bennett have submitted requests for September.

 

NPNA will have a neighborhood yard sale on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 8-11 AM. Contact Susan Bennett, sbennett@swcp.com or 505-350-3848 to sign up for free by September 26th. Here’s how it works: The sale is held at many locations: your yard, driveway, or at tables at the Tennis Club. Susan will create a map with all the locations. She will also place an ad in the Albuquerque Journal. Buyers will pick up copies of the map at Netherwood Park. Big Brothers/Big Sisters will be available to pick up most leftover items after 11:00am

 

Attention all Golfers: NPNA will have its annual Golf Scramble Event at the UNM North Golf Course on Saturday, October 21st from 9:00am to 1:00pm. This is a nine-hole event with lunch. Start forming your 4-person teams now. This event is open to all. Look for more details in next month’s newsletter.

 

Ready…Set…Read! The NPNA Book Club will have its first meeting on September 21st. Time and location will be announced in the next newsletter.

 

Save the date: the NPNA Balloon Blast will be the morning of Saturday, October14th from 7:00am to 9:30am.

 

Treasurer’s Report-John Vittal, NPNA Treasurer 266-0882

 

Thank you to everyone who has sent me a check for the APD Patrol Pilot Program Fund. Donations are still welcome. Please note that NPNA annual dues are $10 per household Send them with this form to John Vittal at 1737 Miracerros Pl. NE. Please include your email address. Please make checks payable to NPNA.

 

Name __________________________________ Renewal _____ ($10) New____ ($10)

Address _________________________ Email Address _________________

 

Check here----- if you are requesting a paper copy of future newsletters

 

NPNA Election Guide

 

The NPNA Board reminds you of the upcoming election for Albuquerque’s next mayor. NPNA does not endorse any candidate. Here is some useful information:

 

Early voting runs from September 13th to September 29th Questions about voter registration? Call 243-VOTE (8683) Election Day is Tuesday, October 3rd

 

TV debates: (may be subject to change)

KNME-TV 5.1 August 15th from 6 to 8 p.m.

KOB-TV the evening of September 15.

KASA Fox 13.2 will have a mayoral debate from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. September 11

 

There are many mayoral forums scheduled including the following:

 

-North Valley Coalition Mayoral Forum, 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m., August 23, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.

--District 4/District 8 Forum, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., August 29, El Dorado High School.

 

Final Notes

 

NPNA Board wishes all students and teachers a happy, safe, and successful school year.

 

NPNA resident Joe Betrend has just opened Discount Fitness Equipment at 1512 Girard NE. The phone number 255-3400

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