State of Dixieland (Annual) Meeting Information

November 10, 2020

Officer Elections

This year the positions of President-elect (Vice President) and Treasurer are up for election.
Any resident, business owner, or property owner in the Dixieland Historic district can serve in these positions and/ or submit nominations. Please submit nominations in writing to HistoricDixieland@gmail.com. You must be present on our zoom call in order to vote in this year’s election.

Current Nominations

President-elect (VP)- NO NOMINATIONS AT THIS TIME SUBMIT NOMINATIONS TO HISTORICDIXIELAND@GMAIL.COM
Treasurer- Barbara Watkins (Incumbent)

Click here for the zoom link and information.

Proposed Amendments to the Dixieland Neighborhood Association Bylaws

By clicking the attached PDF below, you will see the current bylaws. Proposed changes will be voted on at our November 10th meeting. Text in red is the proposed change. The last update to our bylaws was in 2011.

Summary of proposed changes November 2020:

Article VI:

Sections 3- Change of wording for officers board members and terms. Section 4- Clarifying language for the formation of a nominating committee and process for nominations.
Section 6- Remove clause providing for president elect to be automatically appointed president at the end of the president’s term. Add clause providing for a transition of power in the event of a vacancy in the office of president.

Section 8- Remove provision requiring two signature checks.
Section 9- Clarifying language added.
Section 10- Language changed to agree with the amendments to section 6.
Section 12- Clarifying language added.

Article IX

Section 4&5-Change the name of “Annual Meeting” to State of Dixieland Meeting”

Article X

Addition of article outlining the Dixieland website and online presence.

Annual Report

President Tonya Rogers will present a small annual report at this meeting.