Victoria Park Enhancements

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

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  • Chris Barrington
  • Allan Fulton
  • Debbie and Scott Gronsbel
  • Hans Hochkamp
  • Joette Kamiler
  • Elena Kirsch
  • Gary Richardson
  • Janet Schlembach
  • Judy Stepan
  • Larry Wallenstein
  • Randy Wellons
  • Marla Woodhouse
  • Harvey Yampolsky

MEMBERS IN MEMORIAM

  • Susan Balant
  • Lou Ann Lang
  • Norm McLean

 

WHAT WE DO

PAST PROJECTS have included:

Street tree plantings
NCIP grants for historic street signs
Celebration of VP's 85th Anniversary
Created signs encouraging pet owners to pick up after their dogs
Designation of Progress Hammock Memorial Greenway as a memorial park

ONGOING PROJECTS include:

Fundraising
Cause 4 Paws
Art and Jazz in Victoria Park
Entryway sponsorship program

Maintenance of our common areas (entryways, medians, roundabouts, cutouts, etc.) through a series of volunteer workdays to clean, transplant and replant as needed. An outside landscape maintenance firm is hired and does the routine maintenance.

Several areas have a "Landscape Guardian " assigned to them. This person (or persons) keeps an eye on their area, reports any problems and generally keeps them in good shape.

Newsletter features
Develop articles that are informational and focus on people and aesthetic improvement

LONG RANGE PROJECTS include:

Meeting with the city to develop a plan to improve upper 6th Street
Reactivating the city Save Our Swales program
Creating a greenway for the west end of the neighborhood on NE 7th Avenue