Chair: Ann Marie Guidry-Derby
Subject area: Cemetery cleanup and maintenance, abandoned veterans tomb repair
Volunteer opportunities: periodic cleanups, Veterans abandoned tombs identification and maintenance, advocacy.
Chair: Patrick Braud
Subject area: zoning enforcement monitoring, zoning and land use variances, conditional use requests
Volunteer opportunities: monitoring zoning and land use variances and conditional use requests.
Chair: Paul Baricos
Subject area: CCA Website, Email Newsletter, Facebook, Nextdoor
Volunteer opportunities: solicit content, including pictures, for Website, email newsletter, and social media. Technical skills welcomed, but not essential.
Chair: Teddi Locke
Subject area: Regular Saturday social gathering at McNair School play yard. Focus is on attracting residents of Central Carrollton with young children. Activities and events are also scheduled.
Chair: Rich Arnold
Subject area: Streets, sidewalks, drainage problems, street lights, street signs, etc.
Volunteer opportunities: Periodic assessment and inventory of infrastructure problems. Contact with appropriate city agencies/departments and follow-up.
Chair: Mike Kucznyski
Subject area: Membership recruitment and retention.
Volunteer opportunities: Membership renewal and new membership recruitment activities. Data base management.
Chair: Nancy Lally
Subject area: Nix Library promotion
Volunteer opportunities: Monitoring of the library operations and proposed building renovation. Promotion of library programs.
Quality of Life
Chair: Steve Ingersol
Subject area: noise, sanitation, parking violations
Volunteer opportunities: Distribution and promotion of “Nusiance Notes”. Education and awareness of City regulations regarding parking, sanitation, noise, etc.
Chair: Phyllis Jordan
Subject area: Second Saturday collection of glass for transportation to City of New Orleans Recycling Drop-Off Center on Elysian Fields Avenue.
Safety and Crime Prevention
Subject area: Crime cameras, safety and crime prevention
Volunteer Opportunities: Attend NOPD Comstat meetings, promote crime camera installation, utilize social media for alerts and crime prevention tips.
Tours and Workshops
Subject area: Identify and set up tours for CCA members and residents of Carrollton such as RTA Streetcar Barn, SWB plant, etc. Develop workshops and recruit trainers for neighborhood residents. Workshops such as constru
cting rain gardens/rain barrels, home energy efficiency, backyard vegetable gardening, etc.
Chair: Barry Kohl
Subject area: Neighborhood tree planting
Volunteer opportunities: recruit residents and plant trees twice per year. (Over 450 trees have been planted since Hurricane Katrina).