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IHLNA By-Laws

INDIANHEAD/LEHIGH NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION, INC.

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA

BYLAWS

I. Name:

The name of the corporation is the Indianhead/Lehigh Neighborhood Association, Inc., hereinafter called the Association.

II. Purpose:

The purpose of the Association shall be:

(a) preserving and enhancing the Indianhead/Lehigh neighborhood as a desirable residential community;

(b) protecting the natural beauty of the neighborhood;

(c) promoting sound planning and zoning within and surrounding the neighborhood;.

(d) providing a forum for the residents to express opinions and concerns;

(e) communicating opinions and concerns to the appropriate City and County officials.

III. Membership:

Membership is optional and is open to all residents and property owners in the neighborhood. Membership shall be established by full payment of dues.

The Indianhead/Lehigh neighborhood shall mean that region bounded on the south by Orange Avenue; on the west by Magnolia Drive and Jim Lee Road; on the north by Old St. Augustine Road; on the east by Blair Stone Road but excluding those residences on Blair Stone Road.

IV. Dues:

Annual dues shall be $5.00 per household for those residents who have lived within the boundaries of the Association for 20 years or more and $10.00 per household for those residents who have lived within the boundaries of the Association for fewer than 20 years. Dues are payable in January and are in effect through the following December.

V. Officers:

The officers of the Association shall be a President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. These officers and a minimum of five At-Large members shall comprise the Association’s Board of Directors. The Board of Directors serve undesignated terms. Vacancies shall be filled by the President with the approval of the Board of Directors.

VI. Committees:

The Board of Directors may create committees as deemed necessary to promote the purposes and carry on the work of the Association. Chairpersons of the committees shall be appointed by the President with the approval of the Board of Directors.

VII. Meetings:

Meetings of the Board of Directors will be scheduled periodically to review issues affecting the Association. The Association will hold at least one general membership meeting a year. Other general membership meetings may be scheduled on an as needed basis throughout the year.

VIII. Quorum:

At least fifty percent plus one (50% +1) of the Board members must be present to conduct official business at any meeting of the Board of directors. Decisions at these meetings will be decided by a simple majority of the Board members present.

Decisions at the general Association meetings will be decided by a simple majority of those present.

IX. Voting:

Association members in good standing (established by payment of annual dues) may vote at Association meetings.

X. Amendments:

The Bylaws of the Association may be amended at any Board of Directors meeting provided that notification has been given at the previous meeting or in writing at least 30 days in advance. The amendments shall be ratified by the general membership either at a general meeting, by mail or by electronic communication.

Adopted March 22, 1981

Revised April 15, 1984

Revised October 23, 2007