Garden City Central Property Owners Association

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CPOA Seeks Candidates for Director Positions

Consider becoming a CPOA director and being a voice in local Village government – election Day is May 10. The CPOA (Central Property Owner Association) serves as a civic association providing a venue for its residents to voice their concerns on village matters affecting the Central Section as well as providing representation to the Mayor and the Village Board of Trustees.  Our monthly meetings are open to all Central residents during which reports are given by the officers and directors.  We encourage an open dialogue among the CPOA board, the Trustees and residents on current Village issues. The CPOA also invites speakers to discuss various topics of interest at our monthly meetings.  Directors are…
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Attention All High School Sophomores: Apply to be a Student Ambassador

Attention current high school sophomores, please consider giving back to your community! The GC Central Property Owners Association (CPOA) Student Ambassador Program is a vital part of the CPOA. Started in 1999, the program is an ongoing joint venture between resident Garden City junior/seniors and the CPOA. The Student Ambassadors learn how the Garden City village government operates by attending Village meetings. They are challenged to get involved in important issues facing the Village by committing to a service project and presenting their work at CPOA meetings.  Our current Ambassadors are Erin Lynch and Ryan Sievers.             Applications are being accepted between April…
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What have the POAs done for you?

Sound bites can be powerful – and misleading. Our community is being bombarded with misinformation on social media and letters to the editor negating the value of our POAs and how they work for our residents in collaboration with Village services, the Mayor and Board of Trustees.Here are just a few examples of how the POAs responded and supported residents after a concern was raised:• Traffic safety issues were raised at a CPOA meeting which resulted in the initiation of a traffic study for the Central section. This report will be presented shortly and the GC POAs plan to utilize…
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KEY DATES FOR TRUSTEE APPLICATION PROCESS

VILLAGE OF GARDEN CITY PROPERTY OWNERS’ ASSOCIATIONS The Village General Election will be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2022.  The School Board Annual Election and Budget Vote will be held on May 17, 2022.   Garden City residents interested in becoming a candidate for Village Board Trustee or Board of Education Trustee (Estates & West) should submit their name, address, telephone number, email address, summary of their personal/professional background and reasons for interest in the position as follows: Residents of Central: –          Applications for Village Board Trustee are due by Friday, November 5, 2021.  Meet the Candidates Town hall will be held Monday, November 8,…
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