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SNA meeting dates for 2018: Monday June 4, Monday Oct. 1

Notice.... Following are new dates for the 2 remaining SNA meetings scheduled in 2018: Monday June 4, 2018 and Monday October 1, 2018. All SNA meetings are held at Traverse Bay United Methodist Church, 1200 Ramsdell at Bay St. in Traverse City at 7 pm and all residents are invited to attend.  Meeting dates may be changed to accommodate Church needs, and special meetings could be called if deemed necessary. 

February 8, 2018 SNA meeting agenda items:

Some of the agenda items for the upcoming SNA general meeting will include:
- Committee reports from the newly created Buildings & Zoning Committee and the  newly reformed Streets & Traffic Committee. 
The Beach Committee will have a short re-
port at this meeting also.
 - How to volunteer, get involved in SNA
 - SNA in Slabtown Shores magazine
 - IC School, Front St. construction updates
 - other neighborhood concerns
Note: Agenda subject to revision, and will not necessarily be
         covered in the order presented above. 

Upcoming Events-SNA Beach Party

The date of the annual SNA Beach Party has been set for Sunday, July 22  from 12 noon to 5pm. Hosted by our resident pirates, hot dogs and chips, buried treasures, kid's games and a sand castle contest are in store again this year This a great family event, and you are guaranteed a great time. Please bring your own beverages.If you are brave you might try taking a dip!
 Keep a close eye on your belongings, as you know what "pirates" often do! See you there!

Slabtown Beach cleanup work bee

The first of this season's Slabtown Beach clean-up work bees is set for Monday, May 21 at 6:30pm. Please bring shovels, rakes, etc. as there will no doubt be a lot of debris after the long winter we have experienced. And thank you volunteers!

Slabtown Garage Sale dates:

The first ever Slabtown Neighborhood Garage sale will be held Friday and Saturday, May 18 & May 19. This neighborhood-wide sale is being planned and coordinated by Cheri Hugett; if you would like to help, please text her at 231-620-2820. 

A Little History

In the latter half of the 19th century, wood harvested from the region was hauled to saw mills in Traverse City to produce lumber that was shipped to ports around the Great Lakes. As logs were run through the mills, scrap or slab-boards were created and workers used them to construct their homes in the areas south and west of Grand Traverse Bay. Thus Slabtown was created.  
Meetings & Minutes 
Attached .pdf documents and minutes of past SNA and Special Committeee meetings, as well as the By-laws of the SNA.  Also a look ahead at Slabtown meeting dates, and regular governmental body meetings of importance in the next few weeks. This will help you stay informed about upcoming meetings and events that may be of particular interest to you. 
Events & Attractions

A new page that will attempt to keep you informed about upcoming and recent events, new attractions or exciting changes happening around the Slabtown neighbor-hood. Please send a brief story and photo about something you want to bring attent-ion to that you think makes living in Slab-town interesting. You can e-mail your story to msleeman43@hotmail.com and we will report it on this page.

From time to time we will feature a cameo look at a Slabtown business, interesting resident(s) and/or historical dwelling. You might find out some interesting facts about places you drive by daily in this part of town. Please take a look.

Contacts & Committees

SNA Executive Committee members and contact information; active SNA committees and contacts; City of Traverse City contacts and website information.
Mike Sleeman,
Feb 10, 2012, 7:49 AM