Healthy Phillips Newsletter – Summer 2014

Lots of great “healthy” stuff happening in the neighborhoods.  Thanks to the Waite House for compiling this document!  

Community Engagement Forum Date Changed Now July 31

Please join City leaders from the Neighborhood and Engagement Commission (NCEC) and the Health, Environment, and Community Engagement (HECE) Committee for a citywide forum on what an engaged community looks…

Today’s Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Festival Schedule

MAIN STAGE: > Noon – 12:30 The Little Thunderbirds > 12:30 – 1:20 The Wailing Loons > 1:20 – 1:30 Inti Samay Ecuadorian Dancers > 1:30 – 2:20 GIVE GET…

Free Computer and Job Training Classes at LSS

Lutheran Social Services  Center for Changing Lives 2400 Park Avenue, 2nd Floor Training and Education Center offers: Three week Classes which start each month! Support, encouragement and a place to…

Lake Street & Midtown Greenway Infrastructure & Safety Workshops

The Lake Street Council <http://www.lakestreetcouncil.org/> has partneredwith the Midtown Greenway <http://midtowngreenway.org/> to do communitybased research on improving the infrastructure and safety of the connectingstreets between the Midtown Greenway and Lake…

Save the Date: Urban Ventures Food Matters

Today in our neighborhood, more people are dying from drive-thrus than drive-bys. The Phillips neighborhood has been designated a “food desert” by the USDA. Families will miss more than 200,000 meals this year. When participants…

Secure Belongings in Your Car

Over the last two weeks we’ve had an increase in thefts from auto in the Phillips area. 90 % of the crimes occurred during daylight hours. In most cases the victims left items tempting…

Midtown Business Association Meeting Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Meeting Notice Midtown Business Association Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Noon at the Sheraton Hotel, 2901 Chicago Ave. S. Midtown Business Association Next Meeting Tuesday, August 19, 2014 Minutes from June…

City Hosting Community Engagement Forums 8/2 – Updated

The City has flipped the dates for these forums.  The East Phillips forum is know July 31.  See more info here. Ensuring that the City does community engagement right is…