35th anniversay of the crash. Launch of the idea to have a fitting memorial in place at the crash site. Good interest, media coverage.
-9 of us formed an informal committee to discuss our strategy and approach to have the memorial become a reality. We identified the location of where we wanted the memorial to be built, which is the triangle at Boundary and Felton. -Recognized the need to have good communication vehicles with the neighbors of North Park about our intentions.
-Set up a website.
-Decided to have a design competition and open it to local architect schools, landscape architects, individuals.
-Members of PSA 182 Committee met with Anthony Bernal and Adrian Granda to get initial feedback - main feedback was to get community support. Start with NP Planning Committee
-Committee meeting:Identified tasks to be done: Passing out flyers, walking neighborhood and gathering signatures on petition,Letter of Intent Mailer, Set up Indiegogo account, Gather photos/personal stories for website, Set up neighborhood meeting for March 26 at 7 pm at St. Patrick's
Feb 12 - Met with North Park Planning Committee, Public Facilities subcommittee to present concept for memorial. Great support.
Feb 17 - Call with committee to discuss plan for walk about and flyer mailer, communication plan, and agenda for Mar 26 meeting
The Journey So Far