The GPA Historic District Committee would like to do the projects listed below but we can't do them unless we get your help. Please send a note to Paul Bednar at firstname.lastname@example.org,
if you are interested in any one of these activities.
Neighbor socials, including:
Annual Night in the Park ( probably Gifford Park) with music, food, games, giveaways
- with pumpkin giveaways at the schools and a carving contest at the park or at a school. Event to include prizes and food/drink
-wide Yard Sales
Neighborhood work projects, including:
Landscape Street Corners (Chicago St will wait until it is repaved)
Litter clean-up, Spring and Fall
Holiday décor on Historic District signs
Neighborworks type event to include painting park gazebo and other items
Neighborhood Education, including;
Workshops on painting, color selection, paver installations, window repair, etc.
House Plaque assistance
Meetings with City, including:
Lobby for more rehab funds
Lobby for more code inspection
Lobby for stronger apartment inspections
Make appropriate repairs to lights, walks and fill in gaps in parkways with street trees and remove extra signage from poles in neighborhood.