Are neighborhood association meetings public forums? Yes and no.

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Tuesday, Aug. 21, 1:20 p.m.: NRC just spoke to Conrad Damian, the President of the SOAR neighborhood association, and asked what SOAR's policy is on attendance/participation by non-members at what … [Read more...]

Neighborhood Resources Connection awards technical assistance grant to Near West Side, Kennedy Park neighborhood associations

Members of the Near West Side and Kennedy Park neighborhood associations also cross-promoted their organizations at the Treasure Hunt North event in July.

Organizations will co-host diversity and inclusion workshop Saturday, August 18 South Bend, Ind. -- Saturday morning, residents of two very different neighborhoods will come together to better … [Read more...]

NRC organizing downtown neighborhood association steering committee


NRC joined other downtown-area employers, educational institutions, and community resource providers Thursday at the Neighborhood Empowerment Fair. Why? To empower the downtown neighborhood, of … [Read more...]

NRC collaborates with City of South Bend on resident engagement

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NRC was honored to be the guest speaker at the inaugural meeting of the City of South Bend's Community Engagement Working Group. The CEWG is comprised of city employees whose mission is to … [Read more...]

City Budget Workshop Recap


Fun fact: did you know it costs the City of South Bend $100,000 to repave a single lane-mile of street? With over 2,200 lane-miles of streets in the City, it would cost over $220 million to repave … [Read more...]

Free workshop on County Tax, Certificate sales Thursday, Aug. 16

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The Neighborhood Resources Connection's 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Academy Workshop series continues with a workshop on the St Joseph County Tax Sale and Certificate Sale. The free workshop will … [Read more...]

City Budget Process kicks off NLA Workshop Series

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The Neighborhood Resources Connection announces its 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Academy Workshops. The series of four free workshops will help neighborhood leaders, community organizers, or any … [Read more...]

NRC provides 2018 update, outlook at Open House (with video)

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At our Open House on June 27, 2018, NRC made a brief presentation looking back on what we’ve done over the past 18 months, and what we have planned for the remainder of 2018 into 2019. Couldn't … [Read more...]

NRC to debut Block Party Toolkit at Best. Week. Ever.

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NRC has a new program in the works! Our Block Party Toolkit is a collection of everything a recognized neighborhood organization needs to host a fun, outdoor (or indoor) neighborhood event. The … [Read more...]

Kennedy Park hydrant painting rescheduled for May 17

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The Kennedy Park Neighborhood Association's Fire Hydrant Paining Day has been rescheduled to its rain date of Thursday, May 17, 9:00 am – 12:00 noon. Meet at Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture … [Read more...]