Posts by Lea

Industrial Noise and Hours Affecting West End and Downtown

Jan 22, 2015 in Development & projects, Neighbor News

Industrial Noise and Hours Affecting West End and Downtown

  BoDean Asphalt- Noise and hours are impacting our homes, families and health- what can we do? Volunteer to gather signatures the next two weekends- Sat & Sun (24th & 25th), Sat & Sun (31st & 1st) 9 a.m. to Noon at the Safeways on Marlow and 4th St. This is the only way to make our City Council pay attention. Community members and neighbors will collect for first two weekends- Labor Unions will collect signatures for next two weekends. Goal- to collect a massive amount of signatures for petition to SR City Council requesting that they investigate the BoDeans impacts...

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W. E. January Happenings

Jan 17, 2015 in Entertainment, Events

W. E. January Happenings

The City of Santa Rosa wants to know what is important to YOU! Fiscal Year 2015-16 online budget priorities surveyFiscal Year 2015-16 online budget priorities survey The City offers numerous programs and services and this is a unique opportunity for you to give City leaders your feedback as to which services are most important to you. Survey Until January 25th - Clybourne Park – The Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play has two acts set fifty years apart, the play’s two outrageous acts explode with issues of race, class, housing, and aspirations for a better life.  The play is laced...

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MLK day of service- DeTurk Round Barn Historic Rose Garden

Jan 14, 2015 in Clean-up, Gardens & plants

MLK day of service- DeTurk Round Barn Historic Rose Garden

January 19th, Monday 11 to 2 p.m. at DeTurk Round Barn Historic Rose Garden  The Rose garden is ready for its winter touch up. Lend a hand while we weed, prune and thin the rose garden on Monday, January 19th (Martin Luther King’s BD) from 11 to 2 to p.m. Bring gloves, pruners, beverage and other tools. Anyone is welcomed- Gina will be available for pruning guidance. The West End Neighborhood home of the West End Farmers Market, where urbanism, preservation, art and people come together! For the latest updates, crime alerts, full calendar of events and photos- go the West End...

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Citizens for Safe Neighborhoods Update

Dec 16, 2014 in Development & projects

Citizens for Safe Neighborhoods Update

 Santa Rosa City Council approved a major expansion of the BoDean Asphalt site without any environmental study. Downtown Santa Rosa and surrounding neighborhoods and families continue to be negatively impacted by the BoDean Asphalt Plant. Citizens for Safe Neighborhoods has continued to fight for our health and safety. Join us! December 21st, Sunday 9 a.m. to Noon- Signature collection and information handout. Volunteers will be at the Marlow Safeway to help get the word out. Volunteers needed. Contact Allen at (707) 477-8422 to help. Organized Labor groups will be collecting signatures and...

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West End- THIS Weekend

Dec 5, 2014 in Animals, Lost Pet, Clean-up, Entertainment, Events, West End Farmers Market

West End- THIS Weekend

  West End Farmers Market- Two More Weeks! Our 2014 season is coming to an end. The final Sunday is on December 14th- so you have two more opportunities to come out and enjoy the market. On December 7th- special guest is Jill Nussinow, The Veggie Queen, will have a cooking demonstration to teach you tasty recipes for a whole food, plant-based meal. City of SR Water Resources Specialists will be on hand with free give aways and information about water saving programs and incentives, including cash for grass, rainwater, gray water and the hot water recirculation pump. Music: Them...

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