A regular meeting of the Wilde Lake Village Board was called to order by Kevin McAliley, Chair,on September 9, 2019 at 6:30pm at Slayton House, Columbia, Maryland. Members present were Kevin McAliley, Chair; Stephen Mowatt, Vice Chair, Bess Caplan, Bill Santos Laura Torres,; Kristin Shulder, Village Manager, and Carole Black, Board Secretary. Nancy McCord, Columbia Council Rep, was absent. Also present were Rashel Taylor and Jenn White, Horizon Foundation; Caren Garfield and Greg Reed, Kimco; Marty Oltmanns, CA Aquatics; residents Bill Musser, Meg Yarbrough, Bruce Johnson; and Bryant Woods PTA president Amanda Llorens.
Ms. White provided information about the Streets for All in Howard County project. The goal is to increase the infrastructure for biking and walking throughout Howard County, increasing connectivity and safe streets for all users. Ms. White and Ms. Taylor were asking the Village Board to join the Safe Streets for All Coalition.
Ms. Garfield provided plans for redesigning the retail space on the ground floor of Vista to accommodate a trash area and loading area.
Mr. Santos made a motion, seconded by Ms. Caplan, to refer the application to the RAC.All in favor.
Discussion: Wilde Lake Outdoor Pools Early Closing Rotation
Streets for All Coalition
FY2020 First Quarter Financial Report
Designate Rebecca Lopez-Powell as Bank Signator
Discussion: HCPSS Redistricting
Columbia Council Rep: No report.
AC Liaison: A written report was submitted. Ms. Torres provided additional details.
Wilde Lake CARES:
Ms. Caplan spoke to John McCoy about replacing trees that were cut down at the pools. She will follow up with Marty Oltmanns.
Education: Mr. Santos reported that he is trying to get all PTA presidents together to coordinate events. .
Health and Wellness: Ms. Torres reported that the free yoga class on National Night Out was a success. There will be a Zumba class at the picnic.
Neighborhood Reps: Mr. Mowatt attended the cookout at the Vista apartments.
Manager: Ms. Shulder reminded the Board about volunteering for the picnic on September 14.
Chair: Mr. McAliley reported that there will be a HCPSS community event at Wilde Lake High School on September 25. He will be participating at the Board of Realtors bus tour along with Barbara Kellner.