Downtown Oakland Association/Lake Merritt-Uptown District Association Joint SOBO CommitteeAugust 19, 2010 – 12:00 p.m. – Cathedral Conference Room E
Martin Ward, Tanicia Jackson, Michelle Lane, Laurie Berberich, NolaMontgomery
Marco Li Mandri, Steve Snider, Andrew Jones, Ted Tarver, Rick Williams
The following items were discussed and recommendations or actions are made tothe Board as follows:
Subject Discussion Action?
SecurityAmbassadorReport:1)Update fromTed Tarver-monthlyupdates-next monthoutlook (eventsand specialprojects)HospitalityAmbassadorprogram update
Ted Tarver was unable to attend the meeting,so District Services Coordinator Andrew Jonesgave the update in his place.Andrew announced that Burger King hasofficially fired their security company and willbe downgrading to one guy in a blazer-essentially a greeter. Unfortunately, thismeans that the ambassadors will have toaddress the daily issues that arise in front of that business. Everything else has been goingwell.Andrew announced Art & Soul on August 21and 22, Sistah’s Steppin’ in Pride in Snow Parkon August 28
and Oakland Pride taking placealong Franklin on September 5.Steve will discuss with Ted the possibility of extra staffing hours on the morning of thePride event.Early next week the hospitality interns will besuited up and ready to go. They will be ridingthe buses along the Broadway corridor,handing out information about the restaurantsand the shuttle. They will be working a 4-8pmor a 5-9pm evening shift to coincide withpeople getting off of work.
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