BI-MONTHLY COMMUNITY MEETING
AND DISCUSSION ON
|Dear John, |
As a reminder, Triangle Neighbors' next meeting is next Wednesday, March
11th, 2009, at the LVCC offices (867 W Buckingham Lower
Level). The meeting is 7PM to 8PM and
will include an important discussion on where we want to
meet after LVCC moves their offices and should we combine with
our neighborhing branch, Hawthorne Neighbors.
Following the meeting on 3/11, we will hold our kick-off
planning meeting for the 2009 Halloween Parade.
Finally, we are looking for volunteers to help us with
the very generous donation of bricks we are receiving from
Belgrad and Chicago Special Events Managment (CSEM) following
this year's Flower and Garden show at Navy Pier. We will
be unloading these bricks at our park on Sunday evening, March
Don't forget to vote this
Tuesday (tomorrow) for the 5th District
MEETING AGENDA We'll have
updates from our standing committees and community
- Fire at Scarlet - Learn the details
about various fundraisers to help those who were displaced.
- SPACE PARK
- We are looking forward to a very generous
donation of the bricks following the Flower & Garden
show! Hear the latest on the iron fence bids as we
target opening the park this summer. Read below
on how you can help on March 15th!
CUBS - Three different concerts have been
announced at Wrigley. The Cubs have indicated they
will make tickets available to Rascal Flatts
and we'll be sure to send the information along.
Also, don't forget the upcoming Race to Wrigley.
Download the 2009
Wrigley Field schedule. (includes concerts and
minor league games)
- 44th WARD
UPDATES - Meet the new community outreach
director, Max Bever.
- Winebar/Minibar on Halsted would like to discuss
expanding their sidewalk cafe.
- Last meeting there was strong opposition to the
proposed Brompton Auto
Place development at 3532 N Halsted (across
from Brompton). The drawings are posting to
the LVCC web site. We continue to work with the
owners and Alderman Tunney to see if a compromise can
- The developers for the large planned development at
Clark and Addison revised their
proposals in December. To the extent there
is an update, we'll pass it along. The developer has
yet to present to Triangle Neighbors although this
development is 100% within Triangle.
- HALLOWEEN PARADE
- Immediately following the regular meeting,
we'll have a 2009 Halloween Parade planning meeting to
kick-off work on the 13th Annual
3/3 (Tues) Special Primary
Don't forget to vote between 6AM and
7PM for the vacated U.S. 5th District Congressional seat
at your assigned polling place. For most of
Triangle Neighbors, vote at either the senior
home at Aldine/Clark or the Lakeview Lutheran
Church at 835 W Addison.
3/11 (Wed) Triangle
Neighbors Meeting -
See the above agenda. This
will be the second to last meeting held at the LVCC
Offices at 867 W Buckingham. Join us at 7:00PM for
the regular meeting and at 8:00PM for the Halloween Parade
3/15 (Sun) - Help us move the bricks from the
Flower & Garden Show to Space Park
in volunteering, contact us
4/7 (Tues) General Election for US
5th District Seat -
Following this week's
primary, vote for the candidates at your
assigned polling place. We will provide notice
of early voting when it becomes