NEXT MEETING: August 30, 2019
Planning and our Built Environment
Many projects in Richmond are moving from the drawing boards to ground-breaking. The City of Richmond’s new Planning Director, Lina Velasco, will give us an overview of upcoming development projects in our city.
President Jan welcomed everyone to the friendly Richmond Rotary. Simon Ellis led the Pledge of Allegiance and Jim Findley led the invocation. Alan Blavins and Nick Despota gave thoughts-for-the-day that spanned the range from the profound to the puzzling.
Visiting Rotarians and Guests
Our esteemed guest was the 5160 District Governor Tina Akins. Tina presented a District check in support of our 100 year club anniversary project at Miraflores.
Happy and Sad Dollars
Matthew Holmes, Executive Director of Groundwork Richmond, described in vivid terms the link between environmental stewardship and youth development in Richmond.
Oscar Garcia, Volunteer Scribe