South Palm Park Association

South Palm Park Association is an organization of homeowners who work for the betterment of the neighborhood, the support of neighbors, and the opportunity to socialize with the best neighbors in the world. South Palm Park is a historic district located in Lake Worth Beach, Florida, between 5th Ave South and 18th South, East of Federal Highway to the Intracoastal Waterway. Meetings are the 2nd Monday of the Month

November, 2019 Board Meeting


South Palm Park Association
Board Meeting Minutes
Tuesday, 5 November 2019
1302 South Lakeside Dr., Lake Worth Beach, FL 33460

I.          Call to order
a.     Meeting called to order at 6:30 PM by President Cheryl Rashkin.

II.         Meeting Attendees - Executive Board
a.     Cheryl Rashkin                        President   
b.     Absent: Linda Brower                        Vice President
c.     Lewis Makepeace                        Treasurer
d.     Shari Cornutt                                    Secretary

Block Board Members
Vacant – 5th
Jim Durbin – 12th
Anthony Segrich & Cheryl Rashkin – 6th
Bob Rashkin – 13th
Absent: Bill (Lynn) Foley – 7th
Chris Ide – 14th
Bill (Bonnie) Robeson– 8th
Marcia (Luciano) Barrerra – 15th
Absent: Luke Mittner – 9th
Absent: Art Broughton – 16th
Chris Diserio – 10th
Maryann Furth – 17th
Greg Richter – 11th
Lucy Richter – 18th
  Director at Large – Ted Johnson

III.        President’s Comments
      Quorum validated
      New Block Directors announced – Chris Ide – 14th, Maryann – 17th

IV.      Approval of Minutes
Oct Board and General Meeting Minutes reviewed and accepted

V.       Treasurer’s Report – Lewis Makepeace
Treasurer’s Report for November 2019 reviewed and approved.
Starting Balance 


$2,939.35
Total Deposits


$   152.00
Disbursements (including raft expenses)


$   422.09
Ending Balance Mar ‘19


$2,669.26

Deposits:                 Dues $80.00; 50/50 Raffle $50.00, Cash from L. Richter for float $22.00
Current and Upcoming Activity: 
      2019 Dues collection ($10 individual, $20 household)
Petty Cash for Oct 2019: 
      Balance - $41.00

VI.       Committees:
Social Committee:  Nathalie Makepeace
      Full Moon, Holiday Lighting and Light WalkLighting work Nov 23 – Dec 4, Dec 7 party at 11th Ave extension, Golf Carts will be available for Light Walk – Breaker at 13th still a problem, but all others ok – Board will pass the word, Petty cash will help with Holiday Party up to $100 plus donations for extra decorations & food, 50/50 raffle will go to party fund
      New Year’s Eve – request for party and organizer, others willing to get involved
      Fund Raising Social Event – need committee
      Full Moons and Garage Sale will be in the new year
      Need more people involved

CommunicationsTed Johnson
      Website: email addresses to be added to website, email from Ted with info
      Facebook: back-up admins added (Shari and Cheryl)
      Email:  Linda will check on special email address, others are set up but need to be tried
      Message Board: the board will be updated by combination of Social and Communications Committees – fliers by Cheryl

Home/Yard of the Month – Jim Durbin chair, Theresa Deveaux, and Art Broughton
      64 18th Avenue South
      Blocks chosen for December – 1500 and 1400 as back-up or Jan if not used

PBSO Crime Meeting Updates
      Bob provided update, Quarterly report available
      Cheryl & Bryce were burglarized
      Dog pills stolen but found 

Block Director Updates
      Of note:
o      814 & 1601 S. Palmway sold
o      15th is now open, Lakeside from the apartments down is now closed for repair
o      714 is up for sale
o      House at 826 Lakeside is down

VII.     Old or Unfinished Business

      No old business

VIII.    New Business
      Guest Speaker – Nov: Jessica Savage, Strategic Improvement Project Manager – will discuss Census (Census Day Mar 12 electronic & Apr 1 regular), City 5 year plan, Dec: Donald Dougherty – Code Enforcement, Jan: Ed Liberty – Lighting, Suggestion for Playhouse Rep
      Discussion Items
o      Median repairs – sprinkler heads 500 & 1100 block, outlets 1100 block
o      Need new block directors for 5th
o      A group will attend the Goodwill meeting on Nov 18, Greg is chairing this group, send questions to him or Cheryl
o      Enforce participation to members only for events
o      Cheryl will address smells from sewer with City
o      Grocery cart problem – contact Scott Maxwell
o      Park sprinklers

IX.      Good of the order
      NAPC
2nd Annual Holiday Kickoff Party 4-7 at CWS, food/drink specials, prizes/raffles, activities
      Veteran’s Day Float
Riders welcome

X.       Next Board Meeting
Monday, Dec 2, 2019

XI.      Adjournment
Meeting adjourned at 7:38 PM

Submitted by:  Shari Cornutt, SPPA Secretary