Meeting called to order at 7:07 by Jeff Dineen, President

Present:  Barb Mandic (treasurer), Kerrick Mainrender, Tracy Brunsman, Matt Kayser, Carol McCarthy  (No quorum present)

Review and Approve Meeting Minutes – July 12, 2017  Deferred to Oct mtg.
Treasurer’s Report – Barb

Balance:  $1,258.16. Expenses were for R&B Graphics – block watch signs

Current and Future Business:
1.      Officer Elections – Deferred to Oct.  History of organization was discussed.

2.      SRC Cleanup – 9/23 9am to noon– Jeff will pick up & drop off equip from City.  Beverages will be provided.

3.      Summer Fest Review: July 15th

·         Estimate of 200 – 500 people attended. Great turn out for the first time this event was done by City.  At the SRC booth passed out magnets/decals/goodie bags with coal.

·         SRC gathered comments on S Renton Art project, recorded where attendees came from.

·         Kerrick won SRC raffle drawing at the meeting

4.      Renton City Council Candidate Forum – 9/28 6:30-8:30, Carpenters Hall– Jeff encouraged people to attend, all candidates will be present.

5.      Renton History Museum Dinner Auction – Tuesday 10/17– Betsy is putting together a basket for auction.  Bring any items to October meeting.

6.      Cedar River Trail Improvement – Proposal: lower walk along river will be phased out and replaced by street level walk on S side.  N side will be multi-purpose (bike/pedestrian) with speed deterrents. New pedestrian bridge across river to Senior Center.

7.      RR Storage shed at Whitworth/Houser – Pictures were passed around. Its current state is messy with locks broken off. Doesn’t appear to be in use by Burlington Northern. Police are aware of situation, but Jeff encouraged all to report any unwanted behavior.

8.      Identify topics & goals for next meeting– Continuing work with  Art Project was identified.

Other committees:  History – Upcoming talks: 9/23 multi-cultural event; 9/30 Genealogy workshop, 10/17 Auction, 10/21 Smith Cove, 10/26 What it means to be human.

Meeting Adjourned – 7:43


Upcoming SRC Events

Month Activity/Agenda Items Notes:
Oct 11 SRC Meeting Elections
Nov 8 SRC Meeting  
Dec 13 SRC Meeting  

SRC Officers & Board – Oct 2016 – Sept 2017

President – Jeff Dineen                                Vice-President – Rick Lee             Treasurer – Barb Mandic              Secretary – Patti Miele


Area representatives:  Betsy Prather (Smithers), Rick Lee (Burnett/Metropolitan Collection), Bruce McIntyre (Smithers north of RR tracks), Marcel McKay (5th Street)