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DECEMBER 2021 Regular Meeting – AGENDA – 6PM DEC 15 – Chars and ZOOM

Join us in person at Char’s or by Zoom 6PM

We are in person again if you choose. Please have proof of vaccination ready.

Please send any comments on the Agenda or reports by email through the AVTT List/GoolgeGroup or at patransitions@googlegroups.com or during the meeting.

Click Here to go to the Zoom Meeting.
You can find more Zoom details and other events at Char’s Landing.com

Time: Dec 16, 2021 – 6:00pm Pacific Time – Duration 1hr or less.

December 16, 2021 – Regular Meeting

  1. Traditional Territory Acknowledgement 6:00
  2. Introductions
  3. Unfinished Business and Current Topics
    • Seedy Saturday – Mike Youds
  4. Upcoming Events – 6:20
  5. Sub Group Reports –
    • Education and Networking


Set aside a couple hours. There is a lot to explore in this video, all of it pertinent to AVTTS efforts as well as ACA, Climate Circles, and general population.
  1. Food Group / Food Hub
    • Cycle Alberni
    • Ocean Friendly PA
    • Watershed – Vancouver Island Water Watch Coalition
    • Somass River Estuary Group
  2. Affiliated Groups (welcome to share if present) 6:45
    • Alberni Climate Action
    • Alberni Valley Nature Club
    • Other Groups
  3. Finances – 6:50
    • Aggregate:  $20,320.96
    • AVTTS:  $1,425.50
    • Food Hub Aggregate: $15,067.71
    •  Island Health: $6,817.34 (-$1,700 Food Atlas)=$5,117.34
    •  Systems Change Grant (ACRD): $4,804.37
    •  Food RX: $3,446.00
    • Food Hub Education:  $496.59
    • Grow Local: $2,530.07
    • Gleaning: $2,094.31
    • Cycle Alberni: $1,926.25
  4. New Business and Other Fun Stuff!
  5. ADJOURN – 7:00PM or before

    Next Regular Meeting is January 19, 2021

Minutes from November Regular Meeting

Written Minutes to come

AVTTS Meeting 2021 

Jim Wright, Chris Alemany, John Mayba, Dan Schubart, Rob Powelson

Acknowledgement of FN Territory

Somass Estuary presentation by Chris, to support in Council Dec 13 at 2:00 p.m.

Timely ecological reasons as  well as reconciliation

Post VIU talk links on FB

Food Group hired Consultant/Coordinator, pushing gleaning program. Hired Jeanette Sheehee

Ocean Friendly: look for more action in the New Year

Quai to Quai, poorly sold, unclear, built in stages

November 2021 Regular Meeting – AGENDA – 6PM Nov 17 – Chars and ZOOM

Join us in person at Char’s or by Zoom 6PM

We are in person again if you choose.

Please send any comments on the Agenda or reports by email through the AVTT List/GoolgeGroup or at patransitions@googlegroups.com or during the meeting.

Click Here to go to the Zoom Meeting.
You can find more Zoom details and other events at Char’s Landing.com

Time: Nov 17, 2021 – 6:00pm Pacific Time – Duration 1hr or less.

November 17, 2021 – Regular Meeting

  1. Traditional Territory Acknowledgement 6:00
  2. Introductions
  3. Unfinished Business and Current Topics
    • Restoration of Dry Creek Estuary – Presentation at City in December
  4. Upcoming Events – 6:20
  5. Sub Group Reports –
    • Education and Networking
    • Food Group / Food Hub
    • Cycle Alberni
    • Ocean Friendly PA
    • Watershed – Vancouver Island Water Watch Coalition
    • Somass River Estuary Group
  6. Affiliated Groups (welcome to share if present) 6:45
    • Alberni Climate Action
    • Alberni Valley Nature Club
    • Other Groups
  7. Finances – 6:50
    • Current State of Accounts, Grants and Contracts – Rob
    • Aggregate: $26,053.86
    • AVTTS: $1,483.25
    • Food Hub Committee: $14,317.34
    • Food Hub Education: $496.59
    • Grow Local: $2,530.07
    • Gleaning: $2,094.31
    • Cycle Alberni: $1,926.25
    • Alberni Climate Action: $2,668.88
  8. New Business and Other Fun Stuff!
  9. ADJOURN – 7:00PM or before

    Next Regular Meeting is December 15, 2021

Minutes from October Regular Meeting

Written Minutes to come