Forest Park/Fort Gillem Local Redevelopment Authority
Board of Directors Meeting
July 22, 2009
A regular meeting of the Forest Park/Fort Gillem Local
Redevelopment Authority was held on Wednesday, July 22, 2009, at the
Board Members: Sparkle Adams; Corine Deyton; Gail Hambrick; Donald Judson; Linda Lord; Maudie McCord; John Parker; Sonna Singleton and John Westervelt.†
Staff, Legal Counsel and Others: Fred Bryant, Executive Director; Michelynn Carellas, Fort McPherson BRAC Office; Joe Harris, City Attorney; Bob Tritt and Steve Labovitz, McKenna Long; and Lisa Keeling, Ted Nettles and Jeff Giangiuli, Army BRAC Disposal Team.
John Westervelt called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. It was determined that a quorum was present. The following matters were addressed:
Approval of Minutes: ††John Parker made a motion to approve the minutes of the June 30th, 2009 meeting, seconded by Linda Lord. The Board voted unanimously to approve the minutes.†
Chairmanís Announcements and Comments:
John Westervelt welcomed everyone to the meeting. †
Executive Directorís Update:
Lisa Keeling, Ted Nettles and Jeff Giangiuli of the Army BRAC Disposal Team provided a briefing on the EDC Application Process and Review/Approval Procedures.
Bryant provided the LRA Board with letters of interest from three
organizations/companies that desire to locate on the 1190 acres at
††† The Strategic Mobility 21 project desires
to locate an intermodial site that would support military, homeland security
and commercial operations at
††††† The Army Air Force Exchange Atlanta
Distribution Center desires to continue its operations from Building 516 and
adjacent buildings/ parking areas after the closure of
The next regular meeting will be August 26, 2009, at 6:00 PM.
A motion was made by John Parker to adjourn the meeting. The motion was seconded by Maudie McCord. †The meeting was adjourned at 6:47 p.m.
August 26, 2009
Fred E. Bryant