I'm so nervous about the council meeting

Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances (and how to change' started by dawnjoennikki98, Jan 18, 2011.

  1. dawnjoennikki98

    dawnjoennikki98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi everyone. I don't know the date yet, but I will be scheduled to speak at the Feb. council meeting. I'm going to be requesting a waiver for my ducks, and also applying for a permit for their run, a seperate issue. I have to hire a surveyer (100's of dollars!) to do a site survery since we do not have one already. What I am most nervous about is if my neighbors who have problems/complained will be there. If I have a bunch of people standing up speaking against me, I think I'll panic! And my daughter will be with me. The ducks are her babies, so she has to be there. <sigh> just wanted to vent. thanks for listening.
     
  2. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

    Do you have anyone that can go with you,.. friends,. family,. even just to sit there for moral support?
    I'll be praying for you,..[​IMG] I think you will do fine!
     
  3. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

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    Well the best I can give you at the moment is a [​IMG]. I would love to know the outcome of the meeting. I am sure that if you go in to the meeting with a well prepared statement, and even maybe a sheet with possible answers for questions, that you might feel more comfortable. Brainstorm with your daughter for all the possible things that a neighbor might say and write it down with your answer. That way you are not as surprised by a question, and you will have answer even if your mind goes blank for a minute.
     
  4. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:That's a very good idea!
     

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