Merchants Alliance Proposal – This is a draft for the GA – it has NOT been approved! Some local merchants have been supporting us. To support them and keep access to facilities it would be helpful if we showed consistent consideration of their needs. They are requesting that we: Look presentable meaning wearing shirts and [...]
Monthly Archives:: October 2011
Public Relations working group is requesting $300 dollars for a wifi hotspot and laptop for the press desk: 1 wifi hotspot: $50 1 used laptop: $150-$250
Budget proposal: 20 bikes are to be donated by times us NYC. We are requesting $1220 for parts to fix the bikes to create a bike share for the use of all zucotti, run by sustainability. Items needed: Tires – 40 units – $20 each: $800 Tubes- 40 units – $5 each: $200 Cables & [...]
Community Relations proposes a partnership with the Street Vendor Project, a labor project that organizes food cart operators and defends them from city harassment. Through this partnership, they would set up a website that would allow people to support food vendors who have been negatively affected by our presence here by donating food to the occupation via online orders from [...]
We are currently in the process of planning Occupy Central Park, a one-day cultural event that will gather in Central Park on 11/11/11, the global day of solidarity. The event will not be a protest, but a people’s fair. We will have the chance to come together as the 100% to start building the foundation [...]
We propose that $20,000 for legal/medical plus 100 tents plus shipping costs be sent to our fellow occupiers in Oakland. Amended to include commitment to working with other occupations to set up a national emergency fund.
NYC GENERAL ASSEMBLY DAY 40 Meeting Date/Time: 10/26/2011 / 7pm EST Location: Liberty Plaza Facilitators (F): Facilitators: Leo, Danielle Stack taker: Larry; Stack greeter: Reza; Time keeper: Alejandro; Minute taker: Carrie Process Review/Opening Comments: We’d like say we’d like to make this GA go as fast as possible. We will explain why shortly. But [...]
I am writing this post in the interest of full transparency. This afternoon, I deleted the group “Occupy Intelligence Agency” from the site. At the time of deletion it had 46 members and very little activity. I made this move for the following reason: I was contacted by an admin from the Think Tank group [...]
OWS Working Group Coordination Meeting #38 Weds 10/26/11 Facilitator: Drew 1) Report Backs – info – taking on some Internet task. Please keep your WG contact info up-to-date. In order to get cash from Finance, you need at least 2 current contacts. – Library – Working on a way to keep things dry. will work [...]
That’s right. In a daring move away from the Zuckerberg standard, we have tweaked our Like Button to now better reflect our direct democracy hand gestures and say “Twinkle”. It may be a bit of an inside joke, but hey – everyone is an insider here, right?