West End Neighborhood News & Updates

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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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Yep! Time for Holidays in the West End

Nov 29, 2014 in Animals, Lost Pet, Entertainment, Events, Holiday, West End Farmers Market

Yep! Time for Holidays in the West End

 West Enders can enjoy many holiday delights without ever leaving the neighborhood. Raining? Don’t let that stop you- it’s called an umbrella…. use it! West End Farmers Market- Only 2 more weeks to go! Buy fresh, buy local just minutes from your front door. Avoid the big box for unique, high quality gifts. Rain or Shine! December 6th, Saturday 10:00a.m. – 4:30 p.m. & Dec. 7th Sunday 10:00a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Santa Paws is coming to town! Have your pets picture taken with Santa Paws. Friendly, leashed dogs & pets are...

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West End Meeting This Thursday Nov. 20th at 7 p.m.

Nov 18, 2014 in Public Meetings

West End Meeting This Thursday Nov. 20th at 7 p.m.

November 20th, Thursday at 7 p.m.  W.E. Neighborhood Assn. Fall Meeting- We have two official meetings every year at DeTurk Round Barn. Spend a few hours to catch up on the latest neighborhood news, meet new neighbors and enjoy the community of the West End. Our special guest is Randy Barron, a City of SR Water Resource Specialist. He is the program manager for the Green exchange (Cash for Grass) and Rainwater Harvesting rebate program.  FACEBOOK  Location: DeTurk Round Barn Great News! Santa Rosa Police and Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition...

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Meeting, Street Closure, Holiday Ideas

Nov 15, 2014 in Miscellany

Meeting, Street Closure, Holiday Ideas

Every Sunday UNTIL DECEMBER 14th- West End Farmers Market Six more weeks to enjoy shopping, eating, listening to music and socializing in our community friendly outdoor market. Help support our local economy by buying directly from the person who grows or makes your food. Delight your friends and family by buying local, handmade, unique products for the holidays. wefm.co Location: Donahue Street- between Boyce & W. 9th St. November 20th, Thursday at 7 p.m.  W.E. Neighborhood Assn. Fall Meeting- We have two official meetings every year at...

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West End- Change of Seasons

Nov 6, 2014 in Animals, Lost Pet, Entertainment, Events, Neighbor News, Public Meetings, West End Artists & Performers, West End Farmers Market

West End- Change of Seasons

The seasons are changing, the days are shorter but the West End neighborhood always has ways to celebrate community living in downtown Santa Rosa, next to Historic Railroad Square. Every Sunday UNTIL DECEMBER 14th- West End Farmers Market Six more weeks to enjoy shopping, eating, listening to music and socializing in our community friendly outdoor market. Help support our local economy by buying directly from the person who grows or makes your food. Delight your friends and family by buying local, handmade, unique products for the holidays....

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BoDean Asphalt Appeal- Funds Needed to Proceed

Oct 30, 2014 in Development & projects, Neighbor News

BoDean Asphalt Appeal- Funds Needed to Proceed

Citizens for Safe Neighborhoods filed a lawsuit with the So Co Superior Court against the City of Santa Rosa for allowing the new facility without an environmental review in 2012. CFSN lost that case and now has appealed Judge Daum’s ruling to State court. We have to have our court papers turned in by December 17, 2014. We need to raise $8,000.00 in the next week to keep the case moving forward. CFSN is small group of concerned citizens that care deeply about the health and well being of the families that are directly impacted by the...

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