Minutes from February 21, 2012 Smart Growth Forsyth

Claudia Castro presided over the meeting. The meeting was called to order at 7:17pm. We conducted introductions. All officers were present. Fourteen people were present. Commissioners Brian Tam and Jim Boff as well as Dennis Brown (District 2 candidate) were in attendance. The treasurer reminded everyone that annual dues were due by April 1.


  • Jack Gleason discussed water negotiations with the county and the city. Commissioners Boff and Tam gave input.

  • The Lanier Golf letter/article on the website has brought some criticism.

  • The Big Creek watershed was discussed by Jack. Claudia reported that we have asked for more information on the Big Creek Watershed so we will have a greater knowledge for the Town Hall Meeting.

  • A Longlake homeowner also discussed storm water runoff, stream erosion and silt in a local lake.

  • There was also a discussion a hosting a "Meet the Candidates" event.

The meeting was adjourned at 9:02pm.