Community Government

FOCCP Meeting With RUFF on April 9th, Election of FOCCP Officers on May 14th

During our monthly meeting on May 14, 2013 the annual election of FOCCP officers and two Directors-at-Large will take place. Officer positions include President, Vice-President, Treasurer, and Clerk. Details on the roles and responsibilities of each of these positions can be found in the FOCCP By-Laws.

Members in good standing who wish to run for election as an Officer or a Director-at-Large shall nominate themselves by submitting a nomination statement in writing no later than fourteen (14) days prior to the May meeting at which the election shall be held. Requests to be nominated shall be no longer than one page and shall include the member’s name and address, and may optionally include a statement by the member in support of his or her candidacy. These nomination statements are due on April 29, 2013 and should be sent to

Nominees are not required to be present at the May FOCCP meeting; however, any nominee present may make a brief (two minute) statement to the members present. For those nominees not present, the Clerk shall read to the membership the written statement submitted, if any, by the candidate for his or her nomination.

We invite you to attend the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park monthly meeting on
Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at 6:30pm

Mariners House
11 North Square, North End, Boston
(Two doors up from Paul Revere’s House)

At this meeting, we will have special guests from RUFF (Responsible Urbanites For Fido) and the City of Boston Animal Control to discuss the existing leash law and issues related to unleashed dogs in the Park.

Hope to see you at the meeting and, as always, visitors are most welcome!