Minutes 2-22-12

February 22, 2012 in Uncategorized by Chemel

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OBR did not make an appearance at the Spanishtown MG parade. Only two OBR members showed up, not enough to have desired affect.  The heavy rain preventing others from showing up, parade itself was lightly attended by non-parade members.

Newsletter Updates- OBR GA voted to have B. Perkins respond to the Online Media Legal Network, a lawyer group focused on movements like ours, willing to help pro-bono. Asked for OBR to respond to them tomorrow or Friday. If Bryan can’t respond Craig or Chris will, only B. Perkins was voted on. Continue to send articles for TPA to publish.

Art show updated-still occurring, many artists and musicians in attendance, date set around May 1st.

Occupy CATS-  Leanne brought several fliers to post to community boards at restaurants, classrooms, work places. OBR to continue to occupy the CATS system to help spread information about the April 21at vote to keep public transportation in BR. Next OBR CATS day is March 1st 8AM @ the Bus Terminal on Florida.

Large statewide rally to occur in BR when the state legislatures are to return to work. OBR would like to be there to speak with house/senate reps. More details being worked out