HUNA Hop SPRING 2015 Edition

Looking for level of interest and anyone who maybe interested in Hosting and participating in a Spring HUNA Hop. For those not familiar, this is a social event where 3 residents of Uptown open their homes for an hour/hour and a half for beverages and snacks and we move as group from house to the next- We have had a lot of fun and neighborly engagement with these in the past- so much so that in November many participants said “we should do this in the spring too” so here goes…. At this point we are looking for interested individuals/members to host, help organize, and execute. We are looking at possible dates of Saturday May 9 or May 16. The suggestion has been made that this could be an earlier start, possible 4pm start? Cost and other details are TBD based on feedback.
Email with any questions you may have. Thanks!

Spring Fling Celebration and Yard Sale in the Park- St Petersburg Preservation Historic Walking Tour

When: Saturday, March 21, 2015rennie-park-annual-garage-sale-2007
Where: Round Lake Park and/or your Historic Uptown home

Sale: 8:00am-2:00pm
St Pete Preservation Neighborhood Walk 10:00am-12pm

Yard sale in the park or at your home in Uptown- Maps will be distributed at the Park with remote selling locations
Food from Urban Brew & BBQ available for purchase
Corn hole, street bowling, and meet & mingle with your neighbors
Live Music

Details: Participation for current paid HUNA members: No Charge

Participation for those not currently paid HUNA members: $15 per family/household, and includes a single paid 2015 HUNA membership

Participation includes space to sell your treasures in the park or your address listed on a map to be distributed in the park on the day of the sale, advertising, and signage

Register Email Registration deadline March 18, 2015.
Early! Why wait until then? Let us know you’re interested now!

March General Meeting- Tuesday, March 3


What: HUNA March general meeting

When: Tuesday, March 3

Time 6:30pm
Where: St. Anthony’s Hospital Auditorium
Topic: Pier Presentation- Power Point presentation that talks through the Pier selection process and shows renderings from all of the design teams
from City Administrator- Michael J. Connors, P.E.

Michael Connors started his career with the city as the Engineering Director in 1987. He is a registered professional engineer in Florida, with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Cleveland State University, and an MBA from Baldwin Wallace College. He was appointed in 2014 to also serve as the city’s director of Sustainability and Green Initiatives.

He serves on the City’s Fire Pension Board, Chairman of Tampa Bay Estuary Program Management Board, Vice Chair of the Investment Oversight Committee, Chair of the Consultant Selection Committee, and Vice Chair of the County Solid Waste Technical Management Committee. He is an active member of the Florida Engineering Society, American Public Works Association, Florida Green Building Coalition, United States Green Building Council, Star Steering Committee and Florida Local Environmental Resource Agencies.