Saturday, July 17, 2010

Neighborhood Notes

The next NDNC meeting is August 9th from 6:30-7:45pm at the Delridge Library.

Here are a couple events to note:

July 21st, Wednesday - The next Delridge District Council meeting will feature City Council President Richard Conlin's plans to improve our City's economy. From 6pm to 9pm at the Youngstown Cultural Arts Center Theater - 4408 Delridge Way SW.

August 3rd, Tuesday - It’s National Night Out on August 3rd, and anyone can create a block party in their neighborhood. Betsy has organized a Night Out Against Crime on August 3rd from 6pm-whenever at the Dead End of Juno and 26th.

The Clean Greens Market will also be open that night from 4-8pm at the Super 24 located at 5455 Delridge Way Southwest. They will also operate on Fridays 9 am-5 pm and Saturdays 10 am to 6 pm to provide a weekly produce market through October.

August 7th, Saturday - The Brandon Street Greenspace is moved to August 7th to accommodate the help of the Rat City Roller Girls! August 7th - meet up at Brandon Street and 29th.

The Delridge Adopt-A-Street was also that day from 9:45am – 12:15pm, Meet @ Delridge Community Center parking lot.
Ron Angeles explained that he will lead Mayor McGinn on a walking tour of Delridge that same day.

August 16th Deadline: Tree Fund opportunity - you can apply for the city to plant trees on your parking strip, but the deadline is August 16th. The application can be found online at

Happy Summer,
Holli Margell

Monday, July 12, 2010

New NDNC Meeting today!

The NDNC meeting is this evening, July 12th, 6:30-7:45pm in the Delridge Library, 5423 Delridge Way SW. Our agenda includes:

1) Formally nominating, Karrie Kohlhaas to replace our Co-Chair position. Take nominations for re-instituting a Treasurer position.
2) Discuss outreach:
a. Results from Delridge Day and WS Summerfest
b. Creating a welcome packet
c. Possible renaming of group
3) Update on the Brandon Street Natural Area.