West End Neighborhood News & Updates

Italian Donuts, Bike to Work Day, Rose Parade

May 3, 2017 in Events, Preservation & Historic sites, West End Farmers Market

Italian Donuts, Bike to Work Day, Rose Parade

West End Farmers Market– Every Sunday April to November 9:30- 2p.m. Enjoy local shopping in a community setting. Knives Sharpened While You Shop– Art Downing Edgeworks mobile sharpening service will be at the West End Farmers Market This Sunday, May 7th  bring your knives, scissors, shears and almost any hand tool to be professionally sharpened by an old school...

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W. E. Farmers Market, SMART Testing Update

Apr 11, 2017 in Entertainment, Events, Public Meetings, West End Farmers Market

W. E. Farmers Market, SMART Testing Update

The West End Farmers Market is now open every Sunday 9:30- 2 April through November. Enjoy and support local food, music and crafts in beautiful Railroad Square. Facebook Update: SMART is moving into its next phase of systemwide safety testing. For the next week, trains will begin testing as early as 6 a.m., and ending as late as midnight....

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West End Neighborhood Meeting This Thursday 7 p.m.

Mar 11, 2017 in Miscellany

West End Neighborhood Meeting This Thursday 7 p.m.

WNA News March 2017West End Neighborhood Association March newsletter is out. WNA News March 2017. March 16th, Thursday at 7 p.m. West End Neighborhood Association Spring Meeting. The West End Neighborhood Assn holds two general meetings a year at DeTurk Round Barn. Our special guest will be City Council member Chris Rogers. Come out, meet your neighbors and find...

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West End- Meetings and Public Hearings for March

Feb 24, 2017 in Development & projects, Neighbor News, Public Meetings

West End- Meetings and Public Hearings for March

Cannabis Cultivation Facility near West End– Public Hearing March 9 at or after 4 p.m. Does a Cannabis Cultivation Facility belong in an area planned for family housing? Give input or email to : Andy Gustavson, Senior Planner, Planning and Economic Development Dept., City of SR, 100 SR Ave, Room 3 Santa Rosa, CA 95404 (707) 543-3236. March 16th,...

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DeMeo Park Fence, Cannabis Facility, W 7th St. Market

Feb 13, 2017 in Development & projects, Events, Neighbor News

DeMeo Park Fence, Cannabis Facility, W 7th St. Market

DeMeo Park Improvement– The City of Santa Rosa is finally repairing the wooden picket fence that surrounds our beautiful park. It’s been in a sad state for some time now, but it will look great when it is done. Cannabis Cultivation Facility distributes flyers in West End- Do you support this type of facility near our neighborhood?…. especially when...

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RR Quiet Zones, DeTurk Winery Appeal, Free Toilets

Jan 27, 2017 in Development & projects

RR Quiet Zones, DeTurk Winery Appeal, Free Toilets

At City Council on January 31- SMART Train 24 hour Quiet Zones & DeTurk Winery Village Appeal. FULL AGENDA 15.1 Public Hearing- DeTurk Winery Village– The Council will consider an appeal of the Design Review and Cultural Heritage Boards’ decision to deny preliminary design review and the Cultural Heritage Board’s Decision to deny landmark alteration, for the properties located...

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West End Neighborhood- Storm/Emergency Info & Resources

Jan 10, 2017 in Neighbor News

West End Neighborhood- Storm/Emergency Info & Resources

Weather watchers predict Russian River to reach more than 38 feet  “This next round of rain, due to be heaviest from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, could bring about two inches or rain or more to Santa Rosa, according to weather service forecasts.”  Press Democrat City of Santa Rosa Emergency Information–  Given, the potential severity of this storm, the City of...

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West End- DeTurk Park Clean Up January 14th

Jan 4, 2017 in Animals, Lost Pet, Clean-up, Entertainment, Events

West End- DeTurk Park Clean Up January 14th

January 14, Saturday at 9:00am – 12:00pm January Park-A-Month: DeTurk Round Barn These family-friendly workdays are a fun and productive way to help beautify a neighborhood park or community center through tasks such as litter pickup, spreading mulch, cleaning, weeding and more. The January site is the DeTurk Round Barn, a historic facility in the West End neighborhood. Tools and...

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Santa Paws at Western Farm Center This Weekend

Dec 2, 2016 in Animals, Lost Pet, Development & projects, Entertainment, Events, Holiday, Neighbor News

Santa Paws at Western Farm Center This Weekend

This Weekend– December 3rd, Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. & December 4th, Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.- Have your pet’s photo taken with Santa Paws at Western Farm Center. This is a long-standing tradition for many West End pet owners. One weekend only. Friendly, leashed dogs and pets are welcomed. Each photo only $20, includes 1 print...

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Cannabis Cultivation Facilities and Housing- Good Neighbors?

Dec 1, 2016 in Development & projects, Neighbor News

Cannabis Cultivation Facilities and Housing- Good Neighbors?

Future Housing & Marijuana Facility? At this time, Santa Rosa has placed housing as a priority. Rents have soared and people can’t find housing because there is a great shortage. The Maxwell Court Area, next to the West End, is earmarked to be high-density housing near the new railroad station. How does a proposed Cannabis Cultivation with on-site guards...

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