BoDean Update, Creek Cleanup & Tour

Feb 4, 2016 in Clean-up, Events, Neighbor News

BoDean Asphalt Co. Update: Questions cloud debate over asphalt plant BoDean Co. in Santa RosaPress Democrat

It’s time to put the health and safety of our neighborhoods first!

February 6th, Saturday 10 to Noon- First SATURDAY Cleanup Join neighbors and youth in the care of Prince Memorial Greenway the first Saturday of every month. Clean-up supplies provided. Organized by Stan Gow & City of SR Storm Water Team .   Meet at 10 a.m. at Olive Park


NEW! First Saturday Prince Greenway Tours (all ages) First SATURDAY of each month (February to August) at 12:30 – 1:30 PM. Location: Meet at Olive Park near 105 Olive St. Contact: Alistair Bleifuss at 543-3845 or Following the cleanup this Saturday (details below) Bill Montgomery will launch his first historical and botanical stroll through the Greenway. Bill served as the City’s Parks Superintendent when construction began on the Greenway in 2000. An avid historian, Bill will share tales of Santa Rosa before and after the Greenway and how Santa Rosa Creek influenced Santa Rosa’s development. These leisurely one hour walks will take place monthly from February through August.

February 14th, Sunday 3 to 4:15 p.m.- West End Poodle Party is always on the 2nd Sunday of the month at 3 p.m. All Poodles, Poodle-fusions and Poodle friendly dogs are invited. Rain will cancel party. Facebook Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Parksticker_heart_love_poodle_lady_dog_cute_sweet-p217618825607590945bf983_400

Want to serve on a City of SR Board? Council Member Erin Carlstrom is seeking volunteers interested in serving on the following Boards to fill current vacancies with terms expiring December 31, 2016: Board of Community Services (One At-Large Position) & Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Board (One At-Large Position). For more information regarding the City’s boards, commissions and committees and to apply online, please visit:… or call (707) 543-3015. Applicants must be registered voters of the City of Santa Rosa. Interested persons are encouraged to apply by 5:30 p.m., Monday, February 22, 2016.

Chops Teen Club’s Spring Activity Guide is out. Check out their offering of fun programs like Ceramics and Rock Wall. They also offer daily Tutoring and Homework Help and programs such as The Awesome Pretzel Cart & Work Ready Programs. Special Spring Break hours offered March 21-25. More info at


Would you like to sponsor the West End Neighborhood Association? West End Neighborhood Sponsors are West End resident owned or West End/Railroad Square area businesses. As sponsors, they support our neighborhood’s activities and events and as loyal customers we help their businesses prosper. That’s Micro Local success. Contact Lea Barron-Thomas for more information.

Biram Yoga of Santa Rosa- 522 Wilson St. is a West End Neighborhood Sponsor

Biram Yoga of Santa Rosa- 522 Wilson St. is a West End Neighborhood Sponsor

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