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ANTELOPE VALLEY MODEL RAILROAD CLUB                        03 March 2006

Lancaster, California

Minutes of the March 2006 regular business meeting.

CALL TO ORDER

President Fidger called the meeting to order at 2000 hours in the Club
Car at Granicys Square.

ROLL CALL

Members present: T. Fidger, D. Frozina, R. Harris, M. Lacey, M. McKennie,
H. Morris, D. Tate and M. Yost.

Guest present: Richard Harris Sr. and John Walton.

DISPOSITION OF THE MINUTES

Mr. Tate moved and Mr. Lacey seconded that the minutes from the last
meeting be approved as written. The motion passed unanimously.

COMMUNICATIONS

Friends of the Santa Ana Zoo, donation for their new train ride; Andy
Gump, fence rental bill; NMRA, Scale Rails magazine.

OFFICER REPORTS

President: Mr. Fidger decried the pitiful attendance at the last work
Saturday--only 3 persons showed up. He said, "We need to get serious!"

Vice President: Mr. Lacey had no report.

Secretary: Mr. Frozina had no report.

Treasurer: Mr. Tate reported that we are solvent and that he will have
a full budget report at the next meeting.

Publicist: Mr. Morris had no report.

Superintendent: Mr. Yost had no report.

COMMITTEE REPORTS

Construction: Mr. McKennie had no report; see AC Doghouse.

Electrical: Mr. Tate reported that our electrical problems might be with
the top right breaker in the breaker panel. Mr. Fidger indicated that
we would pick up a replacement.

Grounds: Mr. McKennie reported that the AVMRC sign has been planted on
the north side of the car.

Housekeeping: Mr. McKennie reported that he washed the trash cans,
and that we need trash bags for the trash cans, to minimize ants.

Rolling Stock: Mr. Madriaga was absent.

Scenery/Structures: Mr. Morris had no report.

Track: Mr. Tate reported on a bad Tortoise and a bad ground-throw.

SPECIAL ORDERS

None.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

AC Doghouse: Floor framed and installed; next studs for walls and
furnace/AC support.

Fence: Nothing to report.

Stairs: Mr. McKennie reported that he will complete his drawing for the
west side stairs so that a materials list can be assembled.

NEW BUSINESS

Club Cards: Mr. Morris suggested that we should have Club "business"
cards to hand out to prospective members.

Open Saturdays: It was suggested that when Daylight Savings Time begins,
we try to be open two Saturdays a month from 10 am to 2 pm.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

None.

NEXT MEETING

The next regular business meeting will be on Friday, 7 April 2006,
at 2000 hours in the Club car.

ADJOURNMENT

Mr. Frozina moved and Mr. Fidger seconded to adjourn the meeting. The
motion passed unanimously. The meeting adjourned at 2030 hours.

Submitted by




Donald J. Frozina
Secretary

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