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Agenda: Fairfax Town Council Meeting

What would you ask your council member? What items are of interest to you? Tell us in the comments.

The Fairfax Town Council meets Wednesday night at 7 p.m. at the Fairfax Women’s Club, 46 Park Road.

Remember, if you can't make it to the meeting,you can watch it live online or on the G Channel. 

The agenda includes:

  • Presentation on the Central Marin Food to Energy Program overview and roll-out by Patty Garbarino, of Marin Sanitary and Jason Dow, of the Central Marin Sanitation District
  • Presentation of Mayor’s Proclamation for Dottie Miller for her contribution to the beautification of Manor Circle
  • Adopt a resolution with findings to have the Bolinas Road 7-Eleven no longer be open 24 hours.
  • Discussion of questions regarding Good Earth Market Use Permit Compliance
  • Report on the “parklet” concept and its possible use as public open space in the Town of Fairfax  

Community announcements on the agenda:

  • Volunteers needed for the Fairfax Food Pantry: Saturdays 9-11 at the Fairfax Community Church, 2398 Sir Francis Drake Blvd
  • One Vacancy for the Open Space Committee for four-year term to Nov. 20, 2016
  • Vacancy on the Fairfax Youth Commission for Ross Valley youth between 14 and 19 years of age
  • One vacancy on the Volunteer Board for a three-year term to Nov. 30, 2015
  • Vacancy for a Youth Commissioner to serve on the Parks and Recreation Commission for a 2-year term

The Sustainable Crafts Faire is at the Fairfax Pavilion on Dec. 8, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Check out what else is happening on the San Anselmo - Fairfax Patch:

  • Trolley Vision: From Southern to Central Marin
  • Steady Stream of Voters at the San Anselmo and Fairfax Polls
  • Patch and AOL Send Hurricane Sandy Relief Trucks to Long Island and New Jersey

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tony masi November 08, 2012 at 06:26 PM
What's a "parklet"? And why is it making me hungry?
tony masi November 08, 2012 at 09:26 PM
No, really. I'm serious. Now that I've had a satisfying lunch at Sol Food and visions of dancing cuts of tender pork have been driven from my brain, what's a parklet? How many are we going to get? And where are they going to be?
Jessica Mullins November 09, 2012 at 02:35 AM
It's a public space that's created in a parking spot - usually involves a raised platform with planters and seats. There are several in San Francisco and they are looking into creating one in Fairfax. It's all in the very early, conceptual stages, and where exactly it would go is still undecided. I'm hoping to run an article on it early next week.
tony masi November 09, 2012 at 04:47 AM
Thanks again Jessica! If they were considering several spaces, each spot could have its own unique theme like the rooms at the Madonna Inn. Or maybe we would could have floating island spaces that get randomly towed from spot to spot. This could be playfully fun. Why limit ourselves?

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