March 2022 General Meeting Minutes

CentreBike Membership MeetingMarch 14th, 2022 at 5:30pm-6:30pmAttending:  Matt Cox, Paul Rito, Michele Chernega, Jasmine Fields, Gordy Kauffman, Ezra Nanes, Don Albertson, Denise Bortree, Corey Thibault-CuheAgenda        • Welcome

        • Treasurer’s Report Balance $14,358.77        • Stakeholder Reports                • Municipalities/Government                 • PSU Entities                • State College Borough Jasmine reported CCBAC & CB sent comments re: Bicycle Ambassadors. She is getting a tour of D.C. bike infrastructure as part of a conference. Also a Comprehensive Mobility Plan. The mayor is broadly raising awareness on current work and future ideas. He has met with members of CB for ideas/wishes.                • Centre Region Bicycle Advisory Committee Next mtg April 12. Jasmine says they are looking to increase membership by bringing various bike groups together.                • Centre Region Council of Government                • PennDOT                • Highway Safety Network        • New Business                • Bike Lights are in and Matt reached out to municipalities to have lights for cyclists requesting and many will carry them, including police cars, Bike Den, HV Adventure Bureau, Schlow Library. May need to purchase another 500 sets. Matt made a motion for this and it was approved for purchase.
        • Old Business                • Bike In Movie ET is the movie after the Mayor’s Ride                • Mayor’s Ride Jasmine & the mayor on May 21, 2022 with 10AM start needs council approval. Starts from Orchard Park typical 8 mile route, no-drop ride. Jasmine asked CB to provide the insurance and Paul said it caps at 50 people.                • Commuter Coffee will be April 29 at Sunset Park. Flyer coming soon        • Open Floor Gordy reported on Skate Park includes BMX, Skateboards & Scooters. Target is to build this year. Still fundraising. 150 people partook in the survey about what people would like to see in this.         • Adjournment at 18:15Next Meeting: April 11th, 2022 at 5:30pm-6:30pmVirtually via Zoom :  https://psu.zoom.us/j/99435517568