Minutes of January 2014

Posted here are the Minutes of January 2014.  Here are some highlights. David Kruger updated everyone about the anti-fracking bus trip to Albany on January 8th.  More press coverage from PBS station WSKG Keen Berger reported that Tim Gay has resigned at the Board of Elections, and will be replaced by Jamal Nelson, District Leader in Harlem.  Keen also announced that the transfer of 75 Morton Street from New York State to New York City for a middle school is still in the works. Jonathan Geballe reported on the lawsuit brought by the GVSHP vs. NYU, in which Deborah Glick is involved.  […]

VID Elected 2014 Officers

At the January 9, 2014 meeting, VID elected 2014 officers… after a stimulating and thorough forum led by Kate Press, Deputy National Field Director for J Street on Secretary of State John Kerry’s Initiative To Achieve a Two State Solution To The Israeli/Palestinian Issue, club members nominated and elected the remaining Officers and Executive Committee members for 2014.  VID elected 2014 officers include: Anthony Hoffmann, President Nat Johnson, Vice President Irene Kaufman, Vice President Katharine  Wolpe, Vice President Linda Jacobson, Treasurer Kathy  Slawinski, Recording Secretary Alexander Meadows, Corresponding Secretary Ed Yutkowitz, Corresponding Secretary Executive Committee Keen Berger, District Leader Jonathan Geballe, Past President […]

VID Re-Elected Tony Hoffmann President

On Dec. 12th 2013, VID Re-Elected Tony Hoffmann President In a sweeping and uncontested vote the membership endorsed Tony Hoffmann’s accomplishments on behalf of the Village Independent Democrats throughout the rough and tumble 2013 election year.  Included in his long list of those accomplishments were vigorous member outreach, fund-raising and on-line interaction with voters, elected officials and prospective candidates.  Tony was quick to praise Peter Crosta for his service as Chair of the 2013 Elections Committee, Nadine Hoffman, Chair of the Fundraising Committee and Nat Johnson, Chair of the Technology Committee for extraordinary support.  (See full meeting minutes here.) Also elected at […]

VID Soliciting RFP

Village Independent Democrats are soliciting requests for website and on-line  management proposals.  You can download the RFP here. RequestforProposalVIDWebsite The completed RFP should be sent to Nathaniel Johnson, the Vice President of the VID’s Technical Committee by email (nathaniel95@aol.com) or mail by December 15 at Village Independent Office, 26 Perry Street, New York, NY 10014.