Greenscape Day 2015

​Audit


This  purpose of this committee is to examine the Association's accounts and report to the members at the Annual Meeting. The committee consists of three non-board ECA members selected by the Board.  


Committee Members:  TBD

safety


This committee engages in activities to intended to improve the general safety of the Eastport community. The members of the committee work with the police and other city authorities to pursue best safety practices, coordinate the Neighborhood Watch Program, and share information with the members.


Read the latest Safety Committee Report


Committee Chair:  Daniel Orr

​nominating


This committee solicits, interviews, and proposes a slate of nominees to fill vacancies on the ECA Board of Directors and the slate of officers for the upcoming year. 


This committee is composed of three members, one of whom is selected from the current Board and two of whom are current ECA members. The General membership approves the selection of Committee members at the Annual Meeting.The Committee is disbanded after the election. 


Committee Chair:  TBD

Membership


This committee engages in activities to recruit new ECA members and to retain existing ECA members. These activities include membership drives, members' satisfaction surveys, and volunteer engagement.  This committee is looking for people who have database management expertise, design & writing skills, or just interested in helping on membership drives. 


Committee Chair:  Jane Lawrence & Dretta Peterson

Home & Garden Tour


This committee organizes and produces the annual Eastport Home & Garden Tour.  Volunteers oversee the home selection, marketing & public relations, program development, ad sales, ticket administration, tour logistics, and docents. Learn more about the Home & Garden Tour.


Committee Chair:  Holly Foster

Architecture & Zoning


This committee works with the City's Planning and Zoning (P&Z) Department and other City agencies on the architectural aspects and zoning considerations of proposed new and renovation projects in the Eastport Conservation District. Its purview includes architectural aspects of development that affect the character, and quality of the Eastport community, including the Residential Conservation Overlay, and the Eastport Gateway Ordinance. 


Committee Chair:  Eric Pilka


Property Owners:  If you are seeking advice in planning new construction or alternations to existing structures and wish to meet with the A&Z Committee, please contact architecture@eastportcivic.org.


September 13, 2016

Letter from the ECA to Annapolis Planning and Zoning

​RE: Review of the Final Site Plan Submission for the South Annapolis Yacht Center

ECO-Action


As Eastport is surrounded on three sides by water, this Committee works to improve the environmental quality of the neighborhood and awareness of its residents. We work on a range of neighborhood environmental projects, network with other environmental organizations and write informative articles for the ECA newsletter.


The Eco-Action Committee supports the Hawkins Cove Restoration project


Committee Chair:  Diane Butler

Communications


This Committee focuses on the external communications for the ECA, which includes the website, quarterly newsletter, bi-weekly emails, and other communication initiatives.


If you have a news item or an event that takes place in Eastport, please email information to communications@eastportcivic.org. 


Committee Chair:  Susy Smith

ECA Committees

Are you ready to have fun and make your community a better place? ECA members can volunteer in many ways, including joining an ECA committee. Please consider volunteering your time and talents.

grants


The ECA has a Grants program to support organizations that improve the quality of life for residents of Eastport.  The funds supporting these grants are the result of the success of our Eastport Home & Garden Tour and the generosity of our residents.  Click here for the Grant Guidelines and Application. ECA invites proposals from nonprofits and individuals supporting projects and causes in education, the environment, general welfare and civic life. Learn more about the ECA Grants Program.


Committee Chair:  Debra Dillon