Committees

The BCA Board solicits your ideas and support. If you are interested in working on any of the below committees, The Banner, or the website, please let contact me or any board member.

Neighborhood Security[Top]

John Hannula, Committee Chair
Security@BannockburnCitizens.org

Our Neighborhood Security Committee works with our block captains to encourage neighbors to be watchful and look out for one another. If you have any questions or suggestions, contact committee chair John Hannula. The other members of this committee are Barry Fausnaugh, Seth Goldstein, Ian Greathead, Mike McCarthy, Samuel Marien-Efron, and Geert Van Brandt.

Please review the Neighborhood and Personal Security suggestions.

Web Site Committee[Top]

Ted Garrett, Matt Koll, Committee Co-Chairs
WebsiteEditor@BannockburnCitizens.org

This committee maintains and updates our BCA Website.

Covenants[Top]

Mark Pollak, Committee Chair
Covenants@BannockburnCitizens.org

Our Covenants Committee continues to monitor construction and permit applications in the neighborhood.This committee addresses new homes and renovations.  If you have any questions, contact Mark. For additional information, please view our Covenants Page

Welcoming[Top]

Gala Voya, Committee Chair
Welcoming@BannockburnCitizens.org

Gala and committee members have continued to welcome new BCA neighbors. If you have suggestions and/or would like to work on this effort, or if you know of new residents in the neighborhood, please email Gala.

Quarterly Meeting and News[Top]

Ted Garrett
Pres@BannockburnCitizens.org

BCA meets quarterly in a meeting room kindly provided by St. Mark. Our meetings are an opportunity to visit with your neighbors, hear committee reports and discuss issues of interest to our neighborhood. We also typically have speakers on diverse topics. If you have suggestions, particularly for speakers, contact Ted Garrett.

Ted Garrett also circulates occasional emails to announce meetings and developments of interest to the neighborhood.

Festivals[Top]

Bonnie Garrett, Committee Chair
Festival@BannockburnCitizens.org

Our annual "Spring Festival" picnic is held in May at Concord Park, and our "Fall Festival" is held there in October. If you are interested in assisting to organize this event to continue making it a great success contact Bonnie Garrett, Committee Chair.

Block Captains[Top]

John Hannula, Committee Chair
BlockCaptains@BannockburnCitizens.org

View List of Block Captains

Environment[Top]

We have formed a BCA environment committee, which has identified the following activities: exploring ways to mitigate deer infestation and its impacts, a BCA website page with information on reducing one’s energy use and environmental impacts, a BCA resolution on best practices for tree preservation and removal, a fall walk and cleanup of Booze Creek, a cleanup of invasive plants at Concord Park, and a fall garden spruce-up on the triangle. 

View Environmental Page

Committee Members: Ted Garrett, Gerry Ehrenstein, Geoffrey Bird, Seth Goldstein, Jennifer Kawar, Barry Malter, Ken Rubin, Brad Schmonsees, Bekki  Sims, and Geert Van Brandt.