Growing in the Garden

This spring Washington School Neighbors launched its third community garden site: the “9th Street Garden” just west of First United Methodist, one short block north of our original garden site on 10th Street. With the help of neighbors from all…

Story Time in the Garden

Story Time in the Garden Celebrate summer: Take your kids, grandkids and friends to hear stories (age appropriate for 0-12 year old) and tour the garden of Washington School Neighbors.  4:30-5:00 p.m., Friday June 10 at the garden on the…

Neighbors Stand Up for Their Green Space

This spring there has been a lot of talk about the beloved Washington School Green Space. Quick summary for those of you not following the news: The Washington School Property is being redeveloped into private housing units. For those living in the…

Did You Know We Have a Garden?

Did you know that Washington School Neighbors has a community garden? Well we do! The WSN Community Garden started in 2014 on the corner of 10th and Pine. There were 10 raised beds, and each plot was designated to an interested…

Read More! Open-House!

If you are like me, and you usually stop reading at the label “Transportation Improvement Program Open-House,” keep on reading. Even though this Open-House at first may seem uninteresting, it will an important and captivating event. This open-house is for you…

Standing Up for the Neighborhood

This past week was a period of high tensions and emerging passions. If you haven’t heard, a large amount of concerned neighbors attended the latest City Council Planning Commission meeting. The neighbors had five minutes to present their opinions and then…

Washington School Property Meeting

For everyone interesting in the what is going on with the Washington School property, here is an update: There is a City Council study session this Wednesday, February 24 at 6:45 PM in the Training Room on the second floor.…