August 2022 Newsletter

Check out our latest newsletter. Hand delivered to your doorstep over the weekend of August 6th. Details about the upcoming Ice Cream Social and a new Restaurant Scene.

Our Old Mountain View Neighborhood Association (OMVNA) Newsletter is hand delivered to neighborhood homes where accessible to the public* and available at omvna.org. Content is written for and by neighbors.

If you live in a gated apartment complex in Old Mountain View and do not receive the hand delivered copies, you can reach out to our Newsletter delivery team and maybe you can help us get them to you and your neighbors in the future!

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R3 Zoning Changes and Workshop

Please see the slideshow presented at the July 25, 2022 Steering Committee.

There is a R3 Workshop from the City for the central neighborhoods that includes Old Mountain View. Tuesday August 9, 2022

All meetings will be held by zoom and will be from 7 pm to 9 pm.  To join the meeting on the date, go to www.MountainView.gov/R3workshop.

–Robert Cox

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Photos from Summer Potluck Picnic

It was wonderful to get together at our first summer potluck picnic! Dare we say our first annual? Stay tuned for our upcoming ice cream social on Sunday, Aug 21! Meanwhile, here are some photos from the picnic.

Would you like to help put on more neighborhood events? Contact social AT omvna.org

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OMVNA Steering Committee Meeting July 25

To all Old Mountain View residents and property owners, 

The Old Mountain View Neighborhood Association (OMVNA) will hold its third regular steering committee meeting of 2022 next Monday, July 25, 2022, 7:30PM. 

All Old Mountain View residents and property owners are invited to attend on Zoom.

Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

In addition to our normal agenda items, we will: 

  1. Select the formation of a nominating committee for the OMVNA Steering Committee Elections for the 2023 calendar year.
  2. Get an update on planning for the annual ice cream social.
  3. Get an update on the Castro Commons mixed-use project on the northeast corner of Castro and El Camino  

Please send me additional agenda items by Friday, July 22 at 5PM.  

Looking forward to seeing all attendees in this Zoom format.

— Robert Cox, OMVNA Vice-Chair

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Hope’s Corner Fundraiser — July 21

Event details provided and hosted by: Hope’s Corner, a 10+ year old non profit at the corner of Hope and Mercy in downtown Mountain View. It has been providing 700+ nutritious meals per week on site, at RV safe parking lots and at Day Worker centers, while also providing shower and laundry services to unhoused guests.

Tour de Hope 2022

Tour de Hope 2022 It’s baaaack – Tour de Hope! After a 2-year hiatus caused by COVID, Hope’s Corner is holding Tour de Hope 2022, a fun, team-based stationary bike competition and fundraiser. Proceeds will support Hope’s Corner’s programs and operations (https://www.hopes-corner.org).
When: Thursday, July 21, 3 – 4:30 p.m.

Where: El Camino YMCA (2400 Grant Road, Mountain View)

Why: Fun, raffle prizes, snacks/drinks, music, Tour de Hope Cup, support Hope’s Corner

More Info & Registration Website: https://tourdehope2022.eventbrite.com
Organize a team of 3 – 5 friends, or sign up as an individual – we’ll put you a team with other fun folks. We’ll have teams from local businesses and teams made up of Hope’s Corner’s meal and shower guests too. Mountain View City Council member Margaret Abe-Koga will be the emcee. Join the fun!

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