CAC will hear speakers from city of Columbus

The Clintonville Area Commission will welcome several guest speakers at its next regular meeting, set for 7 p.m. Aug. 7, at the Whetstone branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library, 3909 N. High St.

Those speakers will include:

* Alan McKnight, director of Columbus Recreation and Parks, who will talk about city-operated swimming pools and the issues and challenges involved with maintaining them and developing new pools.

* Jason Nicholson, special events coordinator with Columbus Recreation and Parks, who will speak regarding the department's process for race event applications and providing neighborhoods notice of races.

* Nikki Jenkins, outreach program manager for the Columbus Public Health Infant Safe Sleep Initiative, who will provide a presentation about the initiative.

* Vincent Valentino, a representative of the Mayor's Office of Environmental Stewardship, who will provide information regarding the Green Memo III and the community review process. The Green Memo III is the city of Columbus's sustainability plan for 2015-20.