General Meeting Agenda
May 2013 General Meeting AgendaTuesday, May 28, 7:00 p.m.
- Meeting Location: MS 51, 350 5th Ave, between 4th & 5th Sts. Enter on 4th Street cul-de-sac. 4th Street entrance is handicap accessible.
- Time for agenda item in parentheses is a suggestion. The Chair has the discretion to change the time allotted.
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Item #1: Annual Revolving Loan Committee Election (15 min)
Election: Two current committee members will stand for re-election.—submitted by the Revolving Loan CommitteeItem #2: Phasing Out the Free Distribution of Plastic Roll Bags on the Shopping Floor (75 min)
Proposal: To phase out the free distribution of plastic roll bags on the Coop’s shopping floor by 6 months from the date of the GM vote. Shoppers are welcome to reuse plastic bags already taken from the Coop and elsewhere. Environmental Committee and other concerned Coop members will continue to work with our General Coordinators to educate our membership, provide a wider range of light-weight reusable bags for purchase and determine the most equitable and sustainable adjustments for weighing produce and bulk products.—Submitted by Environmental Committee
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