Meetings 2021

GNIA Membership Meeting

Dear friends,
Please join us for our November meeting, via zoom (please see below). We will meet the new NW City Planner, Mikah Zaslow, and the liaison for the BPD Consent Decree. We will also have GNIA news: the Good Neighbor Award, and the VERY exciting upcoming Holiday Party (also via zoom): party bags, games, prizes, and music. Save the date: 12/15/2021, 7:00 p.m.
Here's the link for the November meeting:
Topic: GNIA General Meeting
Time: Nov 17, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Graham Projects is collaborating with the Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association on designing neighborhood street banners and creating crosswalk murals to beautify and improve pedestrian safety at the intersection of Park Heights Avenue and Strathmore Avenue. Select your favorite banner and crosswalk art design at http://bit.ly/glenbannersandart

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Meeting dates at the JCC Park Heights from 7:00-9:00 PM.

10/27 11/17 12/15 1/26 2/23 3/23 4/27 5/25 6/22



THIRD Annual Garden Party


Sunday, June 13th, 2021
Northern Parkway and Park Heights Avenue
2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
FREE
o Garden Hat Contest o Kids Crafts
o Kids Games
o LIVE Music
o Free Plants to Members
($20 annual dues per Family)
o FOOD Trucks
o Free Refreshments
o Recycling Info
o Face Painting
o Free Take-Aways
o Ask the Master Gardener
o Learn about Cicadas
AND MORE. . . . . .!!
PLEASE wear a MASK!

Help inspire art crosswalks at Park Heights and Strathmore Avenues!

Graham Projects is collaborating with the Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association on crosswalk murals to beautify and improve pedestrian safety at the intersection of Park Heights Avenue and Strathmore Avenue. Complete this form to share your ideas for artwork on the sidewalks and within the light blue "bump outs" at either end of each crosswalk. Using everyone’s drawings, ideas, and images as inspiration, public artist Graham Coreil-Allen of Graham Projects will develop crosswalk art design options for you and other stakeholders to vote on your preferred choice. The deadline for sharing your drawings and ideas is Sunday, February 28, 2021. Click to share:

->makeplacehappen.com/glen <-


BENEFITS:

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Help to reduce crime.
Get to know your neighbors. Be a part of solutions that improve your community and maintain the value of your home!



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GNIA

Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association

We’re responsible for consistently maintaining a high standard of living within our community. Our residents’ satisfaction is our top priority, and we plan events and provide amenities for exactly that purpose. You can count on us for anything related to common area maintenance and community services.
We’re the Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association, always there for you.

Help inspire art crosswalks at Park Heights and Strathmore Avenues!

Graham Projects is collaborating with the Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association on crosswalk murals to beautify and improve pedestrian safety at the intersection of Park Heights Avenue and Strathmore Avenue. Complete this form to share your ideas for artwork on the sidewalks and within the light blue "bump outs" at either end of each crosswalk. Using everyone’s drawings, ideas, and images as inspiration, public artist Graham Coreil-Allen of Graham Projects will develop crosswalk art design options for you and other stakeholders to vote on your preferred choice.The deadline for sharing your drawings and ideas is Sunday, February 28, 2021. https://makeplacehappen.com/glen/

Glen Community Placemaking Virtual Walk & Talk Time: Feb 14, 2021 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89121052570 Phone: +1 301 715 8592 | Meeting ID: 891 2105 2570
Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association is collaborating with public artist Graham Coreil-Allen of Graham Projects on designing neighborhood street banners and creating crosswalk murals to beautify and improve pedestrian safety at the intersection of Park Heights Avenue and Strathmore Avenue. Join us for a “Virtual Walk & Talk” on Sunday, February 14th, 11am-12pm, to learn about the project and share your artwork ideas! Click here to see examples of Graham’s public art: https://grahamprojects.com/
Enjoy these photos of our recent GNIA garden party event!
HISTORY

The Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association (GNIA) was formed in the late 1960s. Howard Moore and Jackie Miller were two of the early presidents. Min Hoffspiegel, Delores Brown, Iris Smith, and Derrick Lennon have also served as presidents.

The GNIA has developed relationships with community groups such as CHAI, the Northwest Citizen’s on Patrol, the Northwestern Police District, Baltimore City officials, State officials and the presidents of community associations form Falstaff, Cheswolde, Cross Country, and Mount Washington. Glen worked with the neighborhoods mentioned on the Strategic Neighborhood Action Plan (SNAP).




BeMore Beautiful Program

A BeMore Baltimore grant is providing street cleaning to Glen and income to our youth!

 


Board Members:

President: Betty Cherniak
Vice President: Chaim Rubenstein
Treasurer: Arlene Block
Co-Treasurer: Joyce Sanders
Corresponding Secretary: Judith Krumbein

BOARD MEMBERS:

Betty Cherniak, Arlene Block, Paul Block, Mark Hart, Allan Van Johnson, Heshy Klein, Ronald McCallum, Chaim Rubenstein, Joyce Sanders, Iris Smith, Maxine Webb

OUR COMMITTEES
EVENTS

National Night Out

Canceled for this year

National Night Out 2021

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FORMS & DOCUMENTS
Enjoy these photos of our recent Paint-a-Rock event, taken by Ahuva Cherniak (age 14).
STAY IN TOUCH

Please don't hesitate to reach out to Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association [GNIA] we are here to server. Like you, we want to preserve what's so nice about Glen and improve whatever we can. We need you to make both those things possible.

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    MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS

    Our first meeting will be Wednesday, 9/23, 7:00. Due to Covid precautions, we will meet via conference call until further notice. The number to call is: 848-220-3300, ID 641-9914#. Please announce yourself (unless our guest speaker is speaking), then mute yourself until the question & answer time.

    The agenda for the 9/23 meeting will be: update on GNIA business conducted over the summer, committee reports, open forum, and our guest speaker. Please bring any community business to the attention of the group during open forum, anything you’d like to ask our committee chair people or general business you’d like to bring to our attention.

    Our guest speaker for the meeting will be City Council President (and presumptive Mayor) Brandon Scott. Mr. Scott will take pre-submitted questions. If you have a question for him, please email it to me by next Monday (9/21) at: cherniakb@gmail.com. All questions are welcome and encouraged.

    Our monthly meeting schedule for 2020/21 is:

    Sept. 23

    Oct. 28

    Nov. 18

    Dec. 16

    Jan. 27

    Feb. 24

    March 17

    April 28

    May 26

    June 23

    All meetings will be at 7:00 and via the conference call information given above, until further notice.

    If you haven’t yet paid your GNIA dues, please do so as soon as possible. Dues are only $20 per household or $50 per business. Our website, myglen.org, now accepts Paypal, so it’s easy to pay your dues on-line. If you prefer to pay by check, please mail your payment to our treasurer, Joyce Sanders: 3006 Glen Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215 (please make sure your name and address are included). You will receive a receipt and membership card in return.

    We look forward to welcoming everyone back to GNIA! We have a productive and enjoyable year of events planned and encourage your involvement in your community association.

    WHO WE ARE

    Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association is responsible for consistently maintaining a high standard of living within our community. Our residents’ satisfaction is our top priority, and we plan events and provide amenities for exactly that purpose. You can count on us for anything related to common area maintenance and community services. We’re the Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association, always there for you.

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    HISTORY

    The Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association (GNIA) was formed in the late 1960s. Howard Moore and Jackie Miller were two of the early presidents. Min Hoffspiegel, Delores Brown, Iris Smith, and Derrick Lennon have also served as presidents.

    The GNIA has developed relationships with community groups such as CHAI, the Northwest Citizen’s on Patrol, the Northwestern Police District, Baltimore City officials, State officials and the presidents of community associations form Falstaff, Cheswolde, Cross Country, and Mount Washington. Glen worked with the neighborhoods mentioned on the Strategic Neighborhood Action Plan (SNAP).



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    LEADERSHIP

    President: Betty Cherniak
    Vice President: Chaim Rubenstein
    Treasurer: Arlene Block & Joyce Sanders
    Corresponding Secretary: Paul Block
    Recording Secretary: Allan Johnson

    Board Members: Betty Cherniak, Paul Block, Arlene Block, Iris Smith, Maxine Webb, Joyce Sanders
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    OUR COMMITTEES

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    Education

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    HOUSING AND ZONING



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    MEMBERSHIP



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    TRAFFIC AND SANITATION



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    HOSPITALITY



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    GREENING AND ECOLOGY



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    CRIME AND SAFETY



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    National Night Out

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    Monthly Membership Meeting

    Wednesday, September 23, 7:00.

    Due to Covid precautions, we will meet via conference call until further notice. The number to call is: 848-220-3300, ID 641-9914#. Please announce yourself (unless our guest speaker is speaking), then mute yourself until the question & answer time.
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    JOBS

    Check back soon to check our listing
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    FORMS & DOCUMENTS

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    GNIA Minutes



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    Good Neighbor Pledge



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    ByLaws



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    STAY IN TOUCH


    Please don\’t hesitate to reach out to Glen Neighborhood Improvement Association [GNIA] we are here to server. Like you, we want to preserve what\’s so nice about Glen and improve whatever we can. We need you to make both those things possible.
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