Visit your websites:  jeffersonpark.info   
and 
grantroadcoalition.com       Special Edition, Sept 2016
Sept 7 - RUNNING OF THE RUBBER DUCKIES
TPD Chief Magnus first place winner!


THE OFFICIAL DUCKY DUMP
...AND THEY ARE OFF!
      On Sept 7 about 10am, nature conspired to provide the perfect storm for the Jefferson Park Rubber Ducky Race.
     Thanks to the Iskashitaa volunteers, Ward 3 staff, and neighbor Marsha Schlanger who came out to help coordinate, capture, and collect the racers, and to Joanne Osuna for back up support. Many thanks to Hurricane Newton for providing the rain! ...and thanks to Joan Hall our Rubber Ducky officiando!
The winners are:
#29 - TPD Chief Chris Magnus
#74 - Kara Raymond
#47 - Hank and Wini Hall
#109 - Jane Hoffman
#94 - Michael and Melanie Fan
#54 - Nancy Martin
#134 - Dixie Briley
#17 - Ward 3
#24 - Joanne Osuna
CLAIMING YOUR PRIZES
WINNERS are listed in the order they crossed the finish line! So we will ask Chief Magnus to have a look at our website  jeffersonpark.info and choose his prize first, and then so on down the line. Joan Hall will be in touch with all the winners.
For more photos, see our Facebook Page - Jefferson Park Neighborhood Tucson AZ.
(Joan Hall, Duck Race Official)
GRANT ROAD  COALITION 
 Sept 27 Tuesday
6:00 pm * Ward 3 Office
All neighbors are welcome to attend.  If you value what the Coalition is doing please sign the support form on the website.  grantroadcoalition.com 
GRANT ROAD UPDATES
The coalition has formed a subcommittee looking at "centers"-i.e. the intersections of Grant/Campbell, Grant/First, Grant/Tucson Blvd.  These intersections can be neighborhood and business friendly nodes with careful planning. Thank you to all who are serving on that committee.
 
Can you spare some time?  Lend a Hand
(Alan Adler, Lend a Hand)
 Lend A Hand Senior Assistance, Inc. (LAH), which is a 10-year old non-profit group serving seniors in more than 13 neighborhoods in central Tucson.  d unless you volunteer, an institution, like Lend A Hand, will not exist in the future.
Contact Coordinator Michelle Brubaker at (520) 248-6882 or  info@lahseniorhelp.org 
 
(A. Adler)
JPNA   MEETING
FOURTH WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH
6:00 pm, 
Ward III office 
1 510 E. Grant Rd 
Renew your voluntary membership of $15.   Membership form
Pay dues on-line with paypal. Click   
HERE.
FRIEN DS MEETING
September 26, 6pm, 
Ward III meeting room 
NEIGHBORHOOD  REPRESENTATIVES
Area #1 - Jeanne Calhoun
Area #5 - Chad Lehrman
Area #6 - Chad Waits
GET ON THE LIST SERVE!
To sign up for the neighborhood list serve:
send a blank email to jeffersonparktucson+subscribe@googlegroups.com
 or send a request for an invitation to joanchall@yahoo.com


OCTOBER FUNDRAISER
October 29th at the International School
Sabaku T-shirt sale in gymnasium 
Flea Market Treasures Sale Outside
OCTOBER 29 - 9 am
SABAKU DESIGNER T-SHIRT SALE
Seconds, Overruns, great bargains!
Sabaku T-shirts, a Tucson original, works with two neighborhoods to bring a wonderful fundraiser.
It's that time of year again!  Take a chance and help your neighborhood. You can't win if you don't play.
Once again, the Friends of Jefferson Park, Inc. are selling chances on the Jim Click raffle.  This year a 2016 Ford Mustang! Twenty-five dollars apiece, or five tickets for $100.00.  There were only 4,300 of these cars made.  The drawing is December 2016.  One hundred percent of the ticket sales benefit the neighborhood projects. 
If you wish to buy or can sell some of the tickets:
Area # 5 Joanne  Osuna, 798-3602 cricket16@cox.net 
Area #  1 Jeanne Calhoun, 293-2246 
Area #  6 Louie Werthmuller, 390-9044     
Area #2 Joan Daniels, 300-1980
BANNER CONSTRUCTION 
AND INFO PHONE
CONSTRUCTION UPDATES:   To learn about construction updates on the University campus go to:   http://campus-construction.uahs.arizona.edu/
 
Banner University Medical Center Tucson Campus also has a web-site for the hospital expansion project:  http://bumct-expansion.com/
 
Their emergency 24/7 phone number for the Banner project construction team is: (520) 268-9575
U of A -  Good Neighbor Program
24 hr hot line -  520-282-3649
Report problems 
concerns
Joan Daniels, co-editor                                   Joanne Osuna, co-editor
jdchama@msn.com3 23-2165                       cricket16@cox.net, 798-3602