WGIPOA Meeting 4/16/16 Agenda

MINUTES:  The minutes of the last WGIPOA meeting on March 19, 2016, is on our website shortly.

MEETING:  The next meeting will be on April 16, 2016, at the Galveston Country Club, 14228 Stewart Road, starting at 8:30 AM  for breakfast burritos and the meeting starting at 9:00 AM

PROGRAM:  We are pleased to have back of our the west end’s favorite presenters, Cheryl Johnson, Tax Assessor/Collector for Galveston County.  She always brings enthusiasm and great ways to save on your property taxes. Her presentation title is “Appraisal Notices Are On The Way – A Good Real Estate Market Promises Big Value Increases!” Continue reading WGIPOA Meeting 4/16/16 Agenda

WGIPOA Meeting 4/16/16

MINUTES:  The minutes of the last WGIPOA meeting on March 19, 2016, will be on our website shortly.

MEETING:  The next meeting will be on April 16, 2016, at the Galveston Country Club, 14228 Stewart Road, starting at 8:30 AM  for breakfast burritos and the meeting starting at 9:00 AM 

PROGRAM:  We are pleased to have back of our the west end’s favorite presenters, Cheryl Johnson, Tax Assessor/Collector for Galveston County.  She always brings enthusiasm and great ways to save on your property taxes. Her presentation title is “Appraisal Notices Are On The Way – A Good Real Estate Market Promises Big Value Increases!”

She has updated the spread sheets and information to be a bit more concise and to better aid with the new chief appraiser and his staff’s philosophies.  She has “sharpened the protest saw”.  It is a must come and hear meeting from a pro resident fighting increases in property taxes.

Upcoming Events:

Ongoing:  Join the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) and automatically become a member of the Texas Chapter.  See www.asbpa.org and www.texasasbpa.org for details.

April 14 – 17, 2016: Galveston Island FeatherFest, see: http://galvestonfeatherfest.com/

Oct. 25-28, 2016: ASBPA’s National Coastal Conference, Ocean Place Resort, Long Branch, NJ. See details at:  www.asbpa.org

December 10-15, 2016: Restore Americas Estuaries and the Coastal Society present 2016 Summit: Our Future, Our Choice, at the Hilton Riverside Hotel, New Orleans, La:  see https://www.estuaries.org/Summit

Thank you for your support and we hope to see you on Saturday April 16, 2016, at the Galveston Country Club, starting at 8:30 AM for breakfast burritos and the meeting to follow at 9:00 AM.

Jerry Mohn
President

WGIPOA Meeting 3/19/16

HAPPY ST. PATRICK’S DAY

MEETING:  The next meeting will be on March 19, 2016, at the Courtyard by Marriott, 9550 Seawall Blvd., starting at 8:30 AM  for breakfast burritos and the meeting starting at 9:00 AM

PROGRAM:  We are pleased to have the Galveston Parks Board of Trustees with Executive Director Kelly de Schaun, Director of Operations Reuben Trevino, and Park Board Trustee Clyde Steadman, present what is happening at the Parks Board on the following topics:

  • Best Practices for Beach Maintenance
  • Seawall Beach Nourishment and “Babes Beach”
  • RESTORE funds from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
  • Pocket Park 3 and Pocket Parks programs
  • Beach User Fee increase

Plus other topics in what the Parks Board is doing for Galveston Island.  Come hear about the latest and greatest with the Parks Board and bring your neighbors and friends to this very important meeting.

Please also see the agenda for Saturday’s meeting.

Thank you for your support and we hope to see you on Saturday March 19, 2016, at the Courtyard by Marriott, starting at 8:30 AMfor breakfast burritos and the meeting to follow at 9:00 AM.

Jerry Mohn
President

WGIPOA Meeting 1/16/16 Agenda

MINUTES:  The minutes of the last WGIPOA meeting on October 17, 2015, is on our website at www.wgipoa.com.

MEETING:  The next meeting will be on January 16, 2016, at the Galveston Country Club, 14228 Stewart Road, starting at8:30 AM for breakfast burritos and the meeting starting at 9:00 AM.

PROGRAM:  The West Galveston Island Property Owners Association is pleased to have Galveston Mayor Jim Yarbrough as our guest speaker to start the year off.  We had the Mayor kick off our 2015 season and he has graciously accepted again to give us the status of Galveston.  We always have a great turnout for the Mayor and he has so many reports on the accomplishments and progress the city is achieving. Continue reading WGIPOA Meeting 1/16/16 Agenda

WGIPOA Meeting 1/16/16

On behalf of the WGIPOA Board of Directors, we hope you had a wonderful and safe Holiday Season.  The year 2016 will be challenging for the west end but with your support and help, we will prevail.

MINUTES:  The minutes of the last WGIPOA meeting on October 17, 2015, is on our website at www.wgipoa.com.

MEETING:  The next meeting will be on January 16, 2016, at the Galveston Country Club, 14228 Stewart Road, starting at8:30 AM for breakfast burritos and the meeting starting at 9:00 AM Continue reading WGIPOA Meeting 1/16/16

WGIPOA Meeting 10/17/15

MINUTES:  The minutes of the last WGIPOA meeting on September 19, 2015, will be on our website www.wgipoa.com in a few days.

MEETING:  The next meeting will be Saturday, October 17 at the Courtyard by Marriott, 9550 Seawall Blvd, with breakfast burritos starting at 8:30 AM and the meeting starting at 9:00 AM

Please note, the change in meeting place to the Courtyard Marriott for this meeting. Continue reading WGIPOA Meeting 10/17/15