Potomac Chapter, National Railway Historical Society, Inc.
Montgomery County Executive Office Building
The meeting was called to order by President Gordy Bjoraker at 8:10 p.m. Attendance was 20.
Bill Holdsworth read the minutes of the November meeting.
Jay Creswell gave the treasurer's report, which included an summary of annual expenses. Jay reminded members about the March 23 banquet. Bill reported that members could make their reservations via the chapter website.
Members approved a matching grant program to support the restoration of former C&O 2-6-6-2 steam engine #1309. The chapter will match member donations dollar-for-dollar up to $2,500. The deadline is May 31.
The meeting adjourned at 8:22 p.m.
After intermission Carl Franz showed excerpts from films taken in the 1970s.