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Summary Notes from the FWNA / State Fair Parking Meeting #3

Summary notes from the the third facilitated meeting regarding State Fair-related traffic issues in the Fair West Neighborhood on June 12th are now available. 

Summary of 6-12-19 FWNA Facilitated State Fair Traffic meeting #3 [PDF]
Map of the State Fair designated drop-off area as noted in summary [PDF]

Goals of Meeting #3

  • Hear from CABQ Department of Municipal Development (DMD) on their traffic engineering study of the area.
  • Begin to develop an action plan for our work together to address and resolve traffic and parking issues in Fair West Neighborhood for the 2019 State Fair and beyond.
  • Organize a petitioning plan for the neighborhood

Petition questions can be directed to Kathy Turner, FWNA President, at 505-818-8859.

Meeting Outcomes

  • The areas to be considered for permanent permit-only parking within FWNA.
    The neighborhood has requested that three separate areas be surveyed by petition to determine level of support for permanent permit-only parking within FWNA. See summary PDF for designated areas.
  • A team of “Petition Team leaders” formed to organize the petitioning process.

Summary of 1-31-19 FWNA Facilitated State Fair Traffic meeting #1 [PDF]
Summary of 4-9-19 FWNA Facilitated State Fair Traffic meeting #2 [PDF]
Summary of 6-12-19 FWNA Facilitated State Fair Traffic meeting #3 [PDF]
Action Items list committed [PDF]

Reports prepared by meeting facilitator Kathleen Oweegon of Bridges of Peace

Next Meeting is scheduled for July 23, 2019 6:30 – 8:30. Time & location for next meeting TBD. Sign up for FWNA announcements.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FWNA Meeting #3 to Discuss State Fair Parking Issues on June 12th, 2019

Please join us for the third facilitated meeting regarding State Fair-related traffic issues in the Fair West Neighborhood. View 6/12 Meeting Agenda [PDF]

Wednesday, June 12th 6:30PM – 8:30PM at the EXPO NM Alice K. Hoppes African American Pavilion, (free parking, enter gate 3 off Copper and proceed east) SEE MAP.

There were a number of issues concerning parking in the Fair West Neighborhood during the 2018 NM State Fair. FWNA has asked the Office of Neighborhood Coordination to facilitate a meeting to hear neighbors concerns so we can try to find viable solutions to this problem. Goals for meeting #3:

  • Hear from CABQ Department of Municipal Development (DMD) on their completed traffic engineering study of the area
  • Begin to develop an action plan for our work together to address and resolve traffic and parking issues for the 2019 State Fair and beyond
  • Organize a petitioning plan for the neighborhood

Important: If you plan to attend, please RSVP to the facilitator by June 7th so she can prepare accordingly – Kathleen Oweegon – oweegon@bridgesofpeace.com, (505) 242-6141

We hope to see you there!

Reports prepared by meeting facilitator Kathleen Oweegon