Regular meetings are held at 7:00pm on the fourth Tuesday of most months.

Update May 6, 2020: With Governor DeWine’s “Stay Safe Ohio” order in place due to COVID-19, the Far West Side Area Commission will host meetings, both Interim and Regular, online via Zoom. Visit our Zoom Meetings page for additional details.

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Regular Meeting Agenda
September 22, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Online via Zoom

Call to order and roll call

City Staff Updates / Guest Speakers from City of Columbus:

15 Precinct Community Liaison Officer Tom Paulus

Electricity aggregation (ballot issue)

Civilian Review Board (ballot issue)

Zone 3 Police Patrol Lieutenant Lowell Rector

Guest Speaker: Maria Cantrell, Vision Zero Coordinator. Vision Zero represents a fundamental change in approach to traffic safety by looking at the transportation system as a whole with input from local agencies, experts and residents to consider all transportation users, including motorists, cyclists and pedestrians . The goal is to achieve zero serious injuries or deaths, while increasing safe, healthy and equitable mobility for all residents and visitors.

Zoning Committee:

  • No cases this month

Committee updates:
Diversity, Inclusion, and Outreach – Chair Awatif Elnour, Committee Member Debi Hampton

Treasurer’s Report

Old Business:

New Business:

  • Approve past meeting minutes
  • Discuss further the city’s “Best Practices” for bylaws and incorporation /adoption by FWSAC (Proposed Revisions Link)
  • Discuss and vote on the city’s “Area Commission Technology Enhancement Program”
  • Approve other financial items as needed (Zoom, flash drives, signs), etc.