Meeting Minutes 20100202
1. Matt S. 2. Russ 3. Nate B 4. Phil 5. Joe 6. Nate 2 7. Brad 8. Trevor
* Out of 322 by April 1st. so says the city of royal oak. o Ferndale with Paper Street Motors + Nate: space needs mantainence. combining orgs? likes the space. + Brad: me toos... + Matt: we need more space BUT is it too much space? stretching too far? + Russ: agrees we don't have enough space. + Joe: not sure if merging with another org is a good idea + Nate 2: not enough shop space. + Ed: not enough shop space. but we could rent the office. High utilities? + Russ: no sub leasing. if the PSM fails we get to continue at the space. PSM is a start up. + Joe: base it on what we can afford + Russ: new building will most likely want a deposit and a year lease. approx $.25 a sqft. o Needs 2000+ sqft, approx $1400 total budget, some office space but mostly shop space. * Membership Meeting: o Ed: multi level membership. + guest who like it but can't afford $100 and don't hang around because they feel guilty for not paying anything. o Phil : Nate: Limiting the time people are in the space. buying a certain day of the week access. o Nate: Storage, o Next Membership meeting TBA o Nate: Tuesday membership joining is problematic. 2 existing members can sign off on a membership? * Penguicon DIY track o forming working group: meeting time TBD. con com Saturday at Randal Berdockys house. o hackerspace.org sunday. * Ignite: vote for Ed and Nate B. o ask Russ about a ticket since it sold out.