WPLNA 08.13.19 meeting minutes

Draft until approved at our next meeting. Of particular interest to some may be an event mentioned by Alderman Roddy that Jimmy Edwards, Director of Public Safety will be at Northwest Coffee on Thursday, August 15that 7 pm.  Neighbors are invited to attend.  WEST PINE LACLEDE NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION Minutes:  08.13.10 President Harold Karabell opened the meeting at Northwest Coffee at 7:00.  The normal order of business was suspended to allow our two guests to present.  Terri Stipanovich, the Read More…

WPLNA Meeting Tues., 8/13/19 at 7 pm

The West Pine Laclede Neighborhood Association will meet on Tuesday, August 13 at 7 pm at Northwest Coffee, 4251 Laclede (at Boyle).  All are welcome! We will have two guests at this meeting: 1) Terri Stipanovich, the founder of Faith That Works, will discuss her organization’s plans to move into the neighborhood and the good work that the group does with women who are recent immigrants to the St. Louis region; and 2) Cindy Mense, Read More…

PLEASE VOTE TODAY!

SPECIAL ELECTION TODAY – AUGUST 6, 2019 ON A PROPOSAL TO RENEW OUR SPECIAL BUSINESS DISTRICT (SBD).   The SBD has been providing safety and security services to the neighborhood since 1996. The District currently provides additional security patrols, maintains a security camera network, partners with the CWE Neighborhood Security Initiative, and has been slowly upgrading pedestrian lighting in the neighborhood. Failure to pass this will mean loss of current extra security patrols, no further investment Read More…

Special Election – August 6th Please Vote

Dear Neighbors,We want to emphasize the importance of reauthorizing the Special Business District for another 10 years. The District has existed since 1996 and has funded supplemental security patrols by off duty police officers, pedestrian lighting, installation of security cameras, and membership in the Neighborhood Security Initiative that covers the entire Central West End.  If you will be out of town on Aug. 6, you may vote absentee now.  Please see the info on the Read More…

WPLNA Meeting – Tues. 7/9/19 at 7 PM

The West Pine Laclede Neighborhood Association will meet on Tuesday, July 9th at 7 pm at Northwest Coffee, 4251 Laclede (at Boyle).  All are welcome! The minutes from our June meeting are copied below and will be presented for approval at this meeting. We look forward to seeing you on July 9th.  Minutes 06.11.19 – Draft until approved at upcoming meeting.  WEST PINE LACLEDE NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION President Harold Karabell called the meeting to order. The Read More…

WPLNA Minutes 05.14.19

WEST PINE LACLEDE NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION Minutes 05.14.19 President Harold Karabell called the meeting to order at 7:04 PM. MINUTES  The minutes for April’s meeting were unanimously approved as written. TREASURE’S REPORT Certificate of deposit value:    $7,211.30  Checking account balance:      $2,311.43 Savings account balance:         $1,060.19 Membership dues were due in April.  Renew or to sign up: westpinelaclede.com/join/ BEAUTIFICATION REPORT Harold thanked Lorraine for her work on the planter on West Pine at Boyle Avenue.  Rejis had committed to maintain that Read More…

2019 NEIGHBORHOOD LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

Registration is now open for the 2019 Neighborhood Leadership Academy! The Neighborhood Leadership Academy, created in 2002, connects resources at the University — Creating Whole Communities and University of Missouri Extension — with residents and neighborhoods throughout the metropolitan area who are interested in improving their communities. The Neighborhood Leadership Academy (NLA) provides hands-on leadership training that emphasizes community building principles and strategies, project planning, organizational leadership and management practices, and personal leadership skills. Participants Read More…

WPLNA Meeting on Tues., June 11

WPLNA Meeting on Tuesday 6/11/19 at 7:00  The West Pine Laclede Neighborhood Association will meet on Tuesday, June 11th  at 7 pm at Northwest Coffee, 4251 Laclede (at Boyle).   Our special guest will be Jeff Winzerling, a well-known developer who’s worked for years in the neighborhood on both single-family and multi-family projects. Jeff will discuss an exciting proposal for redeveloping the surface parking lots and the historic police garage in the 3900 block of Laclede. All Read More…

Alley closure at Sarah between Laclede & West Pine

Good Afternoon, Good afternoon,  My name is Jim Masters, I work for Raineri Construction. We are working on condo project at 4101 Laclede Ave. Just reaching out to make you aware we will be doing alley repairs this Wednesday and Thursday May 22, and 23 2019. We have obtained an alley blocking permit from the City of Saint Louis for those days. The alley will be blocked completely At Sarah St with no thru access. Read More…