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Recent Announcements

  • Wherry Ave. Project Details
    Click here to read more details about the traffic calming project on Wherry Avenue between Macklind and Eichelberger. This handout was shared with residents at the Southamtpon Neighborhood Association Meeting on Tuesday, January 10.

  • Northside-Southside Light Rail Open House
    Ward 16 residents are invited to discuss the Northside-Southside Light Rail Study on Tuesday, January 16 from 4 until 7 p.m. at the Five Star Senior Center, located at 2832 Arsenal Street.

    The open house will offer an opportunity to examine station areas, proposed northbound routes, anticipated costs and ridership estimates. Feedback is being sought on station area features, safety and security, northbound route preferences, and the overall project.
    For more information about the study or the open house, visit or email Courtney Mueller at

  • Trivia Night at St. Joan of Arc
    Gethsemane Lutheran Church is hosting a Trivia Night at St. Joan of Arc on Saturday, January 27. All proceeds will benefit an upcoming summer trip to Houston, Texas for a national ECLA Youth Gathering.

    Admission costs $20 per person or $160 for a table of eight; sponsorship opportunities also are available. For more information, visit the event website or contact Becky Rentchler at


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