Approved November 5, 1997
Waynet Board of Directors
October 22, 1997
Present: Ann Hanes, Carol Smyth, Tom Kirk, Tim Broering, Shane Delon, and Debbie Berry
Executive Director Jane Holman
President David Fulton was absent as he had been called out of town unexpectedly. Vice President Tom Kirk ran the meeting in Daves absence.
Tom Kirk introduced the Board Members in attendance.
Carol Smyth gave a brief history of what Waynet has done over the past year:
Hired Executive Director
Waynet has an Office in the City Building
Carol noted that Infocom has been extremely helpful
Jane gave a presentation about Waynets home page:
A brief description was given of the Navigational links which consisted of the following main sections:
- Within General Categories we have more specific information
Maps of Indiana, Richmond, Hagerstown, Fountain City, Centerville, Cambridge City and Boston
Email events to Jane Holman to have events placed on the calendar
Did you know
Facts about Richmond and Wayne County
Facts about Waynet
Jane told people that Waynet is a member of Indiana Community Network Association.
Jane at this point turned it back over to Tom.
Tom spoke a little about what Waynet is:
Waynet is a cooperative organization Waynet is a Not for profit organization. Waynet is Not tax supported except for the initial grant Our goal is to organize all of the pages dealing with Wayne County, Indiana Community Calendar Business Listing Non Profit Organizations Individuals
Tom discussed the Waynet membership benefits and fees.
At this point Tom asked if there were any questions and the public asked the following questions.
1.) What policy do we have about content for pages linked to and from Waynet?
We have an acceptable use policy.
2.) What are we going to do with the Community Calendar?
Look at other calendars, but must be cost effective.
3.) Why does someone using a different ISP have to pay more?
We have not yet held discussions with any other ISP's other than Infocom.
Since no other questions were raised the meeting was adjourned and refreshments were served.