Roundtable Recap: Tuesday, August 29

Aaron Perri presented an overview of the proposed nearly $50 million 5-year plan for MYSB Parks & Trails, the biggest investment for the parks in the city’s history.

Thanks to several special guests and neighborhood leaders who attended August’s Neighborhood Roundtable, where South Bend neighborhood leaders meet quarterly to discuss issues and share ideas. Here … [Read more...]

Engaging Youth, Engaging Neighborhoods

Engaging Youth, Engaging Neighbors

Free information session: Thurs., Dec. 7 6:00 p.m. Near Northwest Neighborhood Inc., 1007 Portage Ave. Make friends, and make a statement  Get creative about changing your neighborhood … [Read more...]

Benches & Bricks Kelly Park Fundraiser

Donate here to support students in grades 6 through 12 who participated in the NRC "Engaging Youth Engaging Neighborhoods" project, which emphasizes civic engagement and neighborhood leadership, in … [Read more...]

Toolkit: Creating a neighborhood plan

Students at the Robinson Community Learning Center in the Near Northeast Neighborhood hope to improve Kelly Park. They've met with Mayor Pete Buttigieg, following their work documenting and photographing the neighborhood in the NRC "Engaging Youth, Engaging Neighborhoods" program.

Neighborhood plan The initial neighborhood plan doesn’t need to address every quality-of-life concern or long-range vision that your association might think about – or, really, that you … [Read more...]