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Board Meeting Minutes
August 9, 2018
AUGUST 9, 2018

Prayer and Pledge of Allegiance:  Matt Potell

Present:  Aldridge, Ashby, Barnard, Beale, Elkin, Gaines, Kivela, Potell, Rayne, St.John, Toth, Walschburger, Zoch

Sergeant at Arms: Robert Crane 

Determination of Quorum: A quorum was present.

Treasurer’s Report and Minutes of Previous Meeting: 
Motion by Matt Potell, 2nd by Nelson Zoch to approve the Minutes and the Treasurer’s Report as printed.  Voice Vote.  Motion Carried.

President – Steve Rayne:
Speakers at today’s business meeting will be Retired HPD Captain Greg Fremin, Houston Police Credit Union Amber Robert, and CopLine representatives Stefanie Samuels and John Segura.
Human Resources administer the City’s Health Insurance.  A phone call to them tells active employees to push 1 and for retirees to push 2.  After about 15 minutes you will be asked to leave a name and number. [More]

Business Meeting Minutes
August 9, 2018
8/12/18 7:00 PM
AUGUST 9, 2018

Call to Order: President Steve Rayne called meeting to order at 9:40 a.m.

Prayer and Pledge of Allegiance:  Matt Potell

Welcomed New and First Time Members

Minutes of Previous Meeting:
Motion by Doug Bostock, 2nd by Nelson Foehner to approve the July Business Minutes as printed.  Voice Vote. Motion Carried.

Suspend Regular Order of Business
Houston Police Credit Union – Amber Roberts
HPCU joined with Allpoint ATM Network to provide more free ATM locations.  
There are now an extra 5,000 ATMs in Houston that do not charge and over 55,000 ATMs nation wide.
Many Allpoint ATMs are located where you normally shop including Target, Walgreens, CVS, etc.  Look for the Allpoint decal to make sure the ATM is in the network. [More]

  Retired Badge

Northeast Station Breakfast
Every FIRST SATURDAY of each month at 7:30 am, 
at the GOLDEN CORRAL, 9663 FM 1960 W. bypass 
       (just west on FM 1960 @ the Eastex Fwy.) 
           Humble. Former Northeast officers  


Park Place Rangers / Southeast Lunch Bunch
Friday, August 31, 2018
8/11/18 6:46 PM
The next Park Place Rangers / Southeast Lunch Bunch gathering will be on Friday, August 31, 2018, at 11:00am. [More]
Election results
No Surprises
President, Vice President, Secretary and Board Re-Elected

911 Heroes Run
Saturday September 8, 2018
8/10/18 10:20 AM

9/11 HEROES RUN             

Again this year your HPROA has been asked, by the Mayor’s office, to participate in the annual “9/11 Heroes Run”. No need to laugh at this. They do not want us to run! They are asking us to set up and man (or woman) a booth in front of Houston City Hall as we did last year. The city will supply tarps and tables and we will again display our “Traveling Wall of Honor”. [More]

Family Assistance Update
August 2018
Willie Kovar:(8-16-18 nf) We visited with Kovar by phone today and he reported that he was diagnosed with colon cancer and will undergo surgery next Thursday at St. Joseph hospital in Bryan. He is expected to be hospitalized for 2-3 days and then released to go home. He invites our prayers as he prepares for surgery.

Jim Hudson:(8-16-18 nf) Visited with Jim this evening by phone and he reports that he is improving but still not mobile. He is being fitted with a special shoe, one leg shorter than other, to help him when he starts walking, Plans on being at the Sept. [More]

8/13/18 1:58 PM

Important Information Regarding Our Upcoming Trustee Election

Dwayne Ready, Trustee
Election Committee Chairman

The annual Board of Trustee election is drawing close, and the Election Committee that I chair and the Board have been working for most of 2018 to update and modernize our elections.  Based on feedback I received during the last election, I requested and volunteered to Chair the committee to make our election process more transparent, easier to participate in, and more flexible in terms of voting options.  That effort culminated in the selection and hiring of Election Services Co. [More]

Retiree Roundup
July 2018
Retiree Roundup

Jerry Cormier:(7-3-18 rh) Earlier in this year Jerry was diagnosed with esophageal cancer.  In May he underwent surgery for removal of a portion of his esophagus.  It was repaired by pulling his stomach up in some fashion. The surgery was a success and he has been at home recovering.  Today we visited with Jerry by phone and found he was doing great. [More]

Park Place Rangers / Southeast Lunch Bunch
Friday, August 31, 2018
8/11/18 6:46 PM
The next Park Place Rangers / Southeast Lunch Bunch gathering will be on Friday, August 31, 2018, at 11:00am.  Looking forward to seeing everyone, so mark your calendars and bring a friend.  Join us at:
                Maggiano's Little Italy
                700 Baybrook Mall & Gulf Freeway
                Houston, TX
                (281) 282-9729



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