Northeast

Map of Area Commission Boundaries

(Photo courtesy of Howard Community Center)

Key Details

Commission Meeting Time
The next in-person meeting is on January 6, 2022 @ 6:30 pm, and will continue on the 1st Thursday of each month.(excluding August and December).


Zoning Meeting Time
The next in-person meeting will be on November 16, 2021 @ 6:30 pm, and will continue on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.(excluding August and December).

Neighborhood Pride Center
Clarence Lumpkin Point of Pride Building
1410 Cleveland Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43211

Meeting Place
Howard Recreation Center
2505 North Cassady Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 432194

Attn: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, seating will be limited and masks (PPE) are mandatory for all attendees.

Meeting Place
Howard Recreation Center
2505 North Cassady Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43219

Attn: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, seating will be limited and masks (PPE) are mandatory for all attendees.

Neighborhood Liaison
De Lena P. Scales
Office: 614-645-0699
Cell: 614-537-6590
dpscales@columbus.gov



Announcements

Document Library


Commissioners

  • Karen Rogers, Chair (krogersneac1@gmail.com) / 614-581-2013
  • Stanley Fleming Jr., Vice Chair (sflemingneac@gmail.com)
  • Elenora Moore, Zoning Chair (emoore10@columbus.rr.com) / 614-519-2195
  • Kevin Kenley, Zoning Vice Chair & Treasurer (kenleyneac@outlook.com)
  • Alice Porter (bailey6170@yahoo.com)
  • Elwood Rayford (jarfull@sbcglobal.net)
  • Brad Davis (bdavis22@gmail.com)
  • Kawther H. Musa (kawtherhersi@gmail.com)
  • Antwan Horston (neachorston@gmail.com)
  • Dr. Dimaris Medina-Cortes, Zoning Secretary (neac.dr.medinacortes@gmail.com) At-large: Effective 1/1/2022
  • Chanel McDougle-Yakubu (chanelmcdougle1991@gmail.com): Effective 1/1/2022
  • Sandra Chapple, Commission Secretary (sandrad1203@att.net)

Committees

Building & Zoning

Members:
Alice Porter,
Kevin Kenley, Vice Chair, Dr. DiMaris Cortes-Secretary, Critty Buenconsejo,
Brad Davis, Donna Rutledge,
Elenora Moore, Chair

The Zoning Committee shall receive, review, and make recommendations concerning applications for rezoning, zoning variances, demolition and special permits related to properties located in the Northeast Area.

Media &
Communication Technology

Members:
Kevin Kenley, Admin.
Elenora Moore, Asst. Admin.
Sandra Chapple, Secretary

The Media Committee shall provide continual maintenance of the Commission Website and Facebook page ensuring that they are accurate and up to date with current information and changes.

Elections

Members:
Stanley Fleming, Chair
Kawther H. Musa, Vice Chair

The Election Committee shall conduct elections annually pursuant to the Commission’s election rules and shall meet as often as necessary to fulfill it’s duties as specified in the rules.





Diversity and Language Interpretation

Members:
Kawther H. Musa
Dr. Dimaris Medina Cortes

The Diversity and language Committee will serve to create an environment of inclusiveness with the community of the Northeast area. Provide resources to groups within the community who may struggle with language barriers. Provide Interpretative services for the Somali and Hispanic community as needed.


Northeast Area Commission Districts

  • Somerset – Elwood Rayford
  • Walnut Creek -Chanel Yakubu (effective 1/1/2022)
  • Framingham – Kawther H. Musa
  • Willow Springs -Kevin Kenley
  • Bridgeview -Brad Davis
  • Cumberland Ridge -Karen Rogers
  • Brunswick Estates -Stanley Fleming Jr.
  • Arlington Park -Elenora Moore
  • Arlington Park II -Antwan Horston
  • At-Large – Dr. Dimaris Medina-Cortes (effective 1/1/2022)
  • At-Large – Sandra Chapple
  • At-Large – Vacant

Recent Posts about Northeast Area


New American Initiative
(Photo courtesy of the Department Of Neighborhoods)

Kawther Musa (front row, 2nd from the right) is not just a member of the The New American Initiative and the NALA (New American Leadership Academy) but she is also a member of the Northeast Area Commission. She serves as our Commissioner for the Northeast Area-Framingham District. For more information follow the link: New American Leadership Academy (columbus.gov).

“Thank you” from the Northeast Area Commission