PfCONA take place from 7:00 p.m to 8:30 p.m. at the Pflugerville Justice Center Courtroom, 1611 Pfennig Lane.
Download the Chairman's Review PfCONA 2010 Memorandum (March 13, 2011) PDF file.
December - No meeting was scheduled.
November 8 HOA Board Member Basics and 2011 Legislative Update
with Community Association Institute (CAI) Austin Chapter speakers. Texas Legislature Report by Connie Heyer, Attorney, Niemann & Heyer LLP. Board Member Basics 101 by Gregory Cagle, Armbrust & Brown, PLLC. Stay tuned! A recording of the speakers will be posted here later.
October 11 Fall Political Candidate Forum – Candidates asked for voters support. Speaker videos online included:
Ted Ankrum - DEM Candidate for District 10 U.S. Representative
Mary Lou Serafine - REP Candidate for Texas Senate Disttrict 14
Mrak Strama - DEM Candidate for Texas Reprentative District 50
Emily Cowan - LIB Candidate for Texas Representative District 50
Pat McGuiness – REP Candidate State Representative District 50
Sarah Eckhardt – DEM Travis County Commissioner Precinct 2
David Buttross - REP, Candidate for County Commissioner, Precinct 2
Karin Crump – DEM Candidate Justice of the Peace Precinct 2
Glenn Bass - REP Candidate Justice of the Peace, Precinct 2
At the September 13 PfCONA meeting Tom Archer from Homeowners of Texas (HOT) spoke about new legislation bills to protect new home buyers from shoddy home construction by unscrupulous builders as well as changes limiting HOA authority. The revision of PfCONA bylaws was discussed but a vote was tabled until the November meeting.
The August 9 PfCONA meeting was cancelled. Discussion of bylaws revisions will be discussed at the September meeting.
The July PfCONA Meeting was all about SAVE Energy, SAVE Money: Presenters told us how to cut utility bills with solar panels, tankless water heaters,and EnergyStar appliances. Presenters: Cody from Texas Water Heaters, Pflugerville Building official Blake Overmeyer, and Derrick Smith, AB Financial Services, explained tax credits for energy improvements. Mike Weinnig, Energy Efficiency Consultant was to explain solar panels installed by Standard Renewable Energy but did not attend.
The June PfCONA Meeting covered important safety topics: Fire and disaster readiness, flash flood dangers and myths, and introduction to CERT training. Our expert speakers included: Fire Department's Lt Tim Wallace, Assistant Chief Tom Crane, City Building Official Blake Overmyer, Pflugerville Police Department's Sgt Jason Smith, Sgt Reyna and Jose Dominquez.
The May 2010 PfCONA Meeting was all about summer family fun. Our guest speakers included: Round Rock Express, D eutschen Pfest, Pflugerville Pops, Pflugerville Farmer’s Market, Blu Bambu Water Park (to open May 2011), Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Watch the Blu Bambu Water Park presentation online.
Political Forum held April 12, 2010 7:00 pm at the Justice Center, Pflugerville, TX. PfCONA hosted a political forum with 7 candidates participating. Listen to audio recordings of speeches on the Gatlinburg Neighborhood Association's website.
Bill White, Democrat Candidate for Governor
Senior Advisor Tina Benkiser for Rick Perry, Republican Incumbent for Governor
City of Pflugerville
Mayor Pro Tem Victor Gonzales for Mayor Jeff Coleman
Councilman Wayne Cooper
Virginia German(did not attend)
The March PfCONA Meeting was on March 8, 2010. The presentations for this meeting included: 1) Angelheart Children´s Shelter 2) Pflugerville Lions Club 3) City of Pflugerville´s Drop By Drop program 4) Discover Green Young Environmental Leaders.
The February PfCONA Meeting was held February 8, 2010. The topics for this meeting were 1) Ivonne Espada-Simeon, who gave a presentation and a handout on the 2010 Census 2) Lou O´Hanlon and Sheryl Cheatham, representatives from the Austin Neighborhood Council. See video of 2010 Census presentation
The January PfCONA Meeting was held January 11, 2010 at 7:00 pm at the City Council Chambers, 100 East Main Street, Suite 500, Pflugerville, TX. The topics for this meeting were 1) Introduction of City Manager Brandon Wade 2) Aston Reis, IESI Recycling Coordinator explained new recycling service, 3) Nomination & Election of PfCONA Officers, and 4) Planning Session for PfCONA’s 2010 year.