KMCA Meeting – Monday 12/17/2018 @ KMES

The next KMCA general meeting will be held Monday December 17, 2018 at 7:30 PM at Kemp Mill Elementary School.

Please arrive a few minutes early and check in. Everyone who checks in will receive a key chain/safety whistle and a raffle ticket. We’ll have drawings during the meeting for some goodies from The Candy Man.

The detailed agenda is below.

For the agenda item regarding the land between Northwood High School and Northwood Terrace, there has been some concern raised that rather than turning the land over to MNCPPC so it can remain parkland, which we had previously been told was the plan, the land might instead be sold for private development. Our speakers will explain the situation and we’ll have an opportunity as a community to express our position on the future of that parcel of land.

We will also be voting on the KMCA budget for 2019.

Agenda:

  • 7:30
    • Call to order
    • Introductions
    • Adoption of agenda
    • Approval of minutes of previous meeting
    • Treasurer’s report on finances, current membership numbers
  • 7:40
    • Jeff Lunsford will speak about the upcoming 2nd Annual Kemp Mill CHills 5K / 10K run that will be held in February starting at KMES.
  • 7:50
    • Discussion about the parcel of land between Northwood High School and Northwood Terrace. It is anticipated there will be a vote on a motion to adopt a position of the KMCA on the future use of that land. Councilmember Tom Hucker and Jennifer Chambers are invited speakers.
  • 8:20
    • Wheaton Post Office – The station manager, Yolanda Andrews, has been invited to answer community questions about problems the community has experienced with mail delivery and customer service at the Wheaton station.
  • 8:45
    • Report from the Budget Committee and vote to adopt the 2019 budget
  • 8:55
    • Update on on the Adopt-a-Spot application for Kemp Mill Urban Park
  • 9:00
    • Committee Reports
      • Landscaping
      • Parks
      • Transportation
      • Deer
      • Membership and Outreach
  • 9:25
    • New business
  • 9:30
    • Adjourn
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Fall Tick Tubes Session – October 2018

KMCA is offering tick tubes for a subsidized rate. Tick tubes are the most effective way to reduce the number of ticks on your property making it safer for outdoor activity. Ticks can transit Lyme disease. Tick tubes are cotton balls soaked in Permethrin stuffed inside a toilet paper roll. Mice take the soft cotton balls back to their nests while the Permethrin kills the ticks but does not harm the mice. Buying pre-made tick tubes costs $80 but the KMCA is making the tick tubes buying the materials and offering them at a subsidized rate of $10.

Pre-payment is required. Please use the form below. Payment is by Paypal, and you will be redirected to Paypal after entering your information. Once you e paid you will contacted with pickup instructions.

Jonathan Aghion

Chairman, Deer Committee
Kemp Mill Civic Association

Sorry, this event is over. Watch for the next session in Spring 2019.

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County Deer Management Presentation from 9/13/18 Meeting

Below is the information presented by Ryan Butler about deer management at the September 13, 2018 KMCA meeting. Contact information is on the last page.

Click here to download the presentation (PDF)

Kemp Mill CA - Deer Population Management 2018-19
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Next KMCA Meeting – Thursday September 13th, 2018 – Lee Middle School

KMCA General Meeting
September 13, 2018 – 7:30 PM
E Brooke Lee Middle School

Agenda

  • 7:30
    • Call to order
    • Introductions
    • Adoption of agenda
    • Approval of minutes of previous meeting
    • Treasurer’s report on finances, current membership numbers
  • 7:40
    • Committee Reports
    • Landscaping
    • Parks
    • Transportation
    • Deer
    • Membership and Outreach
  • 8:00 PM
    • Program: County deer management – Speaker: Ryan Butler
  • 8:30
    • Program: Solar Energy
      • Speakers
        • Steve Bickel, D+R International – solar energy overview
        • Gary Skulnik, Neighborhood Sun – community solar
        • Lauren Barchi, Solar United Neighbors – co-op purchase
        • Kurt Zwally, Sustainable Energy Systems – purchase/lease/PPA
  • 9:00
    • Motion to adopt Kemp Mill Urban Park via County’s Adopt-A-Spot program
  • 9:10
    • New Business
  • 9:20
    • Adjourn
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Next KMCA Meeting – Monday June 18th, 2018 @ KMES

The next KMCA General Meeting will be held

June 18th, 2018 – 7:30 PM

at Kemp Mill Elementary School, 411 Sisson Street

Agenda:

7:30 PM
Call To Order
Introductions
Adoption of agenda
Approval of minutes of previous meeting
Officer Reports

7:40 PM
Committee Reports
– Membership & Outreach
– Deer
– Parks
– Transportation

8:10 PM
Program
– Kemp Mill Village – Alan Breitler

8:25 PM
Program
– Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad – deputy Chief Eric Karlsons

8:45 PM
Social Media and Internet Committee – motion to replace Google Group and adopt guidelines for use of KMCA discussion group

9:00 PM
Election
– Presentation of nominees by Nominating Committee
— Vice President, Seth Jacobson
— Treasurer, Marisol Ravicz
— Directors: Chris Farrell, Andrew Stein, Gil Chlewicki
– Call for nominations from the floor
– Candidate statements (2 minutes each)
– Vote

9:20
New Business (10 minutes)

9:30
Adjourn

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A Village Is Starting in Kemp Mill

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Ahora en Formación Kemp Mill Village!

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Presentation from WSSC Informational Meeting on Sewer Project

WSSC recently held a community meeting to provide information on their upcoming project to replace and rehabilitate sewers in the Northwest Branch and Paint Branch basins.

Streets included in the project in Kemp Mill include: Arcola Ave, Auth Ln, Belgrade Rd, Bluff Ter, Bromley St, Claybrook Dr, Clintwood Dr, Clintwood Pl, Cloverhill Dr, Conti Pl,, Fairoak Dr, Fillmore Dr, Fulham St, Hillsboro Dr, Horton Dr, Hoyt St, Kemp Mill Rd, Kenbrook Dr, Kersey Rd, Lamberton Dr, Lovejoy St, Monticello Ave, Rockbridge Rd, Stonington Pl, Watermill Ln, Yeatman Pkwy, and Yeatman Ter. (See the map on page 8.)

You can download a PDF version of their presentation here or view it below.

If you would like more information please refer to the contacts list on page 2.

WSSC Community Outreach Mtg - NWB & PB
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RESCHEDULED – KMCA General Meeting – Tuesday April 10th – LEE MIDDLE SCHOOL

The next general meeting of the Kemp Mill Civic Association will be held:

Tuesday April 10th, 2018 – 7:30 PM
at E Brooke Lee Middle School in the cafeteria

Note: The meeting is NOT at the elementary school!

Agenda:

7:30

Call to Order
Adoption of Agenda
Approval of Minutes of previous meeting
Officer reports
Committee Reports

7:50

Discussion and vote on proposed new bylaws – We will be voting on new bylaws that were developed by the Bylaws Committee. Please review them prior to the meeting. You can find them on the web site at https://www.kempmillcivic.org/proposed-bylaws-march-2018/

8:10

Program – We will have a presentation and Q&A with Montgomery County Code Enforcement Inspectors about the residential housing code. The Code Enforcement Section home page is at
http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/DHCA/community/code/index.html

8:50

New Business

9:00

Announcements
Adjourn

 

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Spring Tick Tubes Session – April 16 2018

KMCA is planning a Spring Make Your Own Tick Tube Session on April 16, 2018 from 8-9pm at Kemp Mill Elementary School. This will be open to both members and non-members. Tick tubes are the most effective way to reduce the number of ticks on your property making it safer for outdoor activity. Ticks can transit Lyme disease. Tick tubes are cotton balls soaked in Permethrin stuffed inside a toilet paper roll. Mice take the soft cotton balls back to their nests while the Permethrin kills the ticks but does not harm the mice. Buying pre-made tick tubes costs $80 but the KMCA is buying the materials and offering this event (led by an instructor) at a subsidized rate of $11. You will leave with 24 tick tubes and instructions on how to make more yourself.

Start saving your toilet paper and paper towel rolls to help bring down the cost of the event.

For this event we are requiring reservations and pre-payment so we can buy the correct amount of materials. Please use the form below. Payment is by Paypal, and you will be redirected to Paypal after entering your information.

Jonathan Aghion

Chairman, Deer Committee
Kemp Mill Civic Association

Name:
Email:

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