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2018 Annual Meeting

The 2018 Annual Meeting of the Membership is scheduled for Thursday, October 25th, 2018 at 5:30 pm at Otto Hall, Episcopal Homes (1860 University Avenue). Members of Union Park will learn about neighbors running for the UPDC Board of Directors and vote for candidates. To learn more about the 2018 board candidates, visit our board candidate page

Parking: Free parking is available in the Goodwill parking lot and handicap parking is available at Episcopal Homes. 

Transit Options: Green Line, Bus Routes 16, 67, 87

Schedule:

5:30 pm - Social Hour

6:30 pm - Welcome: Board President, Ward 1 and Ward 4 Councilpersons

6:45 pm - Restorative Justice Community Forum

7:30 pm - UPDC Presentations

7:40 pm - Board Elections

Election Process:

The following seats are up for election in 2018: Grid 2, Grid 4, Grid 6, Grid 9, Grid 10; two At-Large seats; At-Large Business; At-Large Non-Profit. Anyone who is over 18 and live in, own property in, or own a business in Union Park can vote for the UPDC Board of Directors. Members of Union Park will be asked to sign-in upon arrival; you may be asked to show proof of residency. 

Members of each grid will vote for their own grid director. Only contested seats require election by secret ballot; this year, the only contested election is the Grid 9 Directors seat. Members will vote on a slate of candidates following voting for the contested election in Grid 9. 

Grid 9 Early Voting: 

If you are over 18 and live or own a business in Grid 9 (Marshall to Summit & Snelling to Fairview) and are unable to attend the Annual Meeting, early voting for the Grid 9 Director's seat will be available from Wednesday, October 17th to Wednesday, October 24th.  Email alexa@unionparkdc.org if you require special accommodations for early voting. 

Early Voting Times/Locations: 

- Wednesday, October 17th, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Merriam Park Recreation Center (2000 St. Anthony Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55104)

- Thursday, October 18th, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm at UPDC Office (1821 University Avenue West, Suite S308 Saint Paul, MN 55104)

Friday, October 19th, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm at UPDC Office (1821 University Avenue West, Suite S308 Saint Paul, MN 55104)

Saturday, October 20th, 11:30 - 1:30 pm at Merriam Park Library (1831 Marshall Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55104)

- Monday, October 22nd, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm at UPDC Office (1821 University Avenue West, Suite S308 Saint Paul, MN 55104)

- Tuesday, October 23rd, 9:00 - 1:00 pm at UPDC Office (1821 University Avenue West, Suite S308 Saint Paul, MN 55104)

- Wednesday, October 24th, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm at UPDC Office (1821 University Avenue West, Suite S308 Saint Paul, MN 55104)