As reported in the December 2011 ExComm Meeting minutes, the Southwest by South Florida Bylaws have been revised.  This is the first revision since 1997.

The only changes in bylaws were in reference to officer titles (LocSec would be President, Assistant LocSec would be Vice President).  The terms of office for officers were also amended to two (2) years term with elections in odd-numbered years.

As per the guidelines of National, the bylaws must be approved by a vote of the membership.  The ExComm asks that you review the bylaws and submit a vote of approve or not approve by March 31, 2012.

There are two ways to review the bylaws:

1.  Review the bylaws online at this link:

2.  Pick up a copy of the bylaws at Hurricane Cycle, 17230 S Tamiami Trail #1, Fort Myers, FL

There are three ways to vote:

1.  Vote online here:

2.  Complete the voting form attached to the March/April 2012 M-Compass and mail to Jeff Avery ℅ Hurricane Cycle, 17230 S Tamiami Trail #1, Fort Myers, FL 33908.

3.  Email your vote to  Please be sure to include your full name, membership number and your vote.  Your vote will not be counted without this information.

Only one vote per member.  Please submit your vote on or before March 31, 2012.