REDWOOD EMPIRE ASSOCIATION
Minutes of the Meeting of Tuesday -
December 2, 2003
1. Call to order
Henry (County of Marin), called the meeting to order at
11:55 A.M. at Cattleman's, Petaluma.
2. Self Introductions
President Henry welcomed
Thirty-four attendees and called for self-introductions.
3. Approval of Minutes
Minutes were posted at
the website (www.reaco.org) and e-mailed. M/s/Passed to accept the minutes as
4. Officers and Committee Reports
Daryl Phillips (The Phillips Group) reported that the balance of the checking
account is $11,092.65 and the balance of the CD is $11,445.46, the total of the
two accounts is $22,538.11.
c. Vice President
Ed Henry reported that he would meet with the secretary to follow through on
filing papers with the State to change the name to REACO.
e. Executive Committee
f. Education Committee
Daryl Phillips reported that the County Building Officials will meet in May in
Santa Rosa and have an education day on Monday of the meeting.
g. Code Development Committee
h. ICC Liaison
Fred Herman (City of Palo
Alto) introduced Patti Habel from ICC. She is working in Sacramento with a
coalition to have the ICC codes adopted. Fred gave an update on the transition
of the new Governor. Next, Fred gave an overview of the Nashville ABM and
reported that the Code change hearings will be held in Overland Park, Kansas May
17-24, 2004. If you would like to contact Fred Herman or Patti Habel about
contacting the Governor or your local representatives you may email them at:
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
i. CALBO Liaison
Daryl Phillips reported
that he would email the location to everyone.
No Requests at this time.
5. Correspondence and Announcements
IIt was announced that the Home Improvement Contractors Licenses will expire
12/31/03, and all bonds will go from $7,500 to $10,000. on 01/01/04
6. Legislative News
7. Code Issues
Bill Talley asked about a B-2 split-level with restrooms on the upper level a
discussion pursued regarding exiting vs. accessibility.
8. Old Business
Guy Bachelis made a motion to send a letter to the Governor. Patti Habel will
provide a template. Motion Passed
Fred Herman installed the following officers for 2004:
Bill Schulze, President
Daryl Phillips, Vice President
Mike Enright, Treasurer
Doug Williams, Secretary
M/s/Passed: motion to adjourn at 1:45 p.m.
Respectfully submitted by Bill Schulze.