Meeting Minutes 20100706
* new member and guest introductions. * proposal for by law changes to change membership wording and pricing passed. summary will be posted after 72 hours. * Should business meetings be once a month? o Nate B. and Swit weighed in saying there’s reason to keep a meetings to introductions then adjourn. It is a way to see new faces of membership. * please be respectful on the forum. we have no plans to moderate the groups. * filmmaker meet-up o 1st weekend after maker faire tentatively. Talk to Ted. * online voting is going well using the google groups and email. proposals can be submitted by non voting members for voting members to consider. * Aaron: what’s the shut off process. o the cards get shut off after the grace period stated in by laws. o hasn’t been a big issue yet. * Classes: o we need to start classes soon. a list of 10 or more for maker faire would be good. start submitting ideas. * Devin: new tool, dust collector. it is not a shop vac! wood only! no metal! * Party Punch List: maker faire after party. o submit drawing for sign. hanging the i3 banner outside in the mean time. o parking? talk to Andy at paper street? o see wiki * we are getting a dumpster tomorrow or Thursday. weekly dump. $60 a quarter. * we need new insurance. square footage upped our rates. It was $117 it is now $475. We need new insurance in approximately a week and a half. Russ is following a lead with an artist insurance entity. Let him know if you have any leads.