April Meeting Highlights



-23 people were in attendance at the last meeting which is an awesome turnout.

-If you want to speak at any of our future meetings, please contact our president, Christine Beddia at least one week prior to our meeting date.

– $500 donation was given to our council from Army Wives/Beach Company

4th Annual Village Street Sale will be May 19th.  Go to villagestreetsale.com to get information on renting a spot on E. Montague to sell your stuff.

-Mixson’s new owners, Green Street, were in attendance and their rep, Jodi Mansbach shared with us the new vision of the neighborhood.  They have expressed that the current homes will not be duplicated in style.  There is a new master plan that will still be an urban community with dense living.  There will be a mix of single family, townhomes, condos, rentals and retail space.  They will be putting an urban streetscape on Mixson Ave and the neighborhood will also house a pool club.  They will be submitting the plan to the city and look forward to begin construction Summer 2012 for some areas to be completed by Spring 2013.

-Maker’s Mart is held at Mixson the 1st Sunday of the Month where you can purchase local crafts and art.

-Sidewalks on Jenkins Ave will be addressed soon.

-Homeowners can still keep their leaves and yard debris in plastic bags as the city has outsourced another company to handle them instead of going to the county landfill.

-NC will be celebrating its 40th Anniversary this year on June 12.  There will be an event on June 29th at the Performing Arts Center.

-Our Code Enforcement officer’s name is William Holley and his contact information is 740-2681 or wholley@northcharleston.org




Crime Watch Branch:  The Crime Prevention Officer is named Marie Leahey and they plan on having her at the next Branch Meeting.  She was at our council meeting to introduce herself to the entire council and its members and let us know that her services include a home visit to discuss areas of concern.

Beautification Branch: ONCNC has applied for another grant from Coastal Community Foundation to help fund our Adopt-Your-Block program.  Our goals for this grant are to fund this project with signage and prizes for best yards. 

Membership Branch:   The new neighborhood sign is almost in production.

School Branch:  Council is still seeking a volunteer to be the Branch Leader and to help foster the 3 goals that the group initially outlined: regular communication with ONC residents about volunteer opportunities, scheduled school athletic calendar events to increase community support, and resourceful connection building are the main volunteer responsibilities. 


Our Branches and contact information for the Branch Leaders are:

        School Branch-TBD

        Beautification Branch-Kate Besta  katembesta@hotmail.com

        Crime Watch Branch-Paul Ristau  paul.ristau@comcast.net

        Membership Branch-Christine Beddia beddia2@yahoo.com

**please contact the leaders if you are interested in improving our neighborhood through one of these groups**


Please come to our next Neighborhood Meeting, Tomorrow May 8th at 6:30 pm, The Meeting Place


Our regular scheduled meetings are 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm, 1077 E. Montague, The Meeting Place


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