What I like best about the Historic Eastside Neighborhood…You are probably thinking the beautiful, older homes or lush shade trees or proximity to the library. Yes, all of that is nice, but what I like best about HENA is Bob Carlson. Bob is a great neighbor, tireless leader, and an all-around caring volunteer. From the … Continue reading A HENA Hero: Bob Carlson
Thank you everyone for coming! We had about 35 people, ate great food (thanks in part to the City's Neighborhood Activities grant) and got to hang out with each other. We also talked about the status of: our conservation overlay initiative the upcoming Neighborhood Improvement Grant (that could be worth about $6,500 for us in … Continue reading Great HENA annual meeting on Aug 25th
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Neighbors are invited to our periodic neighborhood walks. Right now Richard Showers is holding them every 2 weeks on Sunday mornings, 10 am. Details of the walks are also posted on Facebook. The purpose of the walks is to get to know our neighbors (handshake), and walk around our neighborhood and pick-up trash (footprint). Bring … Continue reading Next Neighborhood Walk and Trash Pickup Sunday July 8th, 10 am.
The City of Longmont collaborated with Historic Eastside residents to develop a master plan for Collyer Park in 2003. The areas of focus are still relevant today. […]
Neighbors are invited to our periodic neighborhood walks. Details of the walks are posted on Facebook and here on the website. The purpose of the walks is to get to know our neighbors (handshake), and walk around our neighborhood and pick-up trash (footprint). Bring a friendly disposition, gloves, and a trash bag. On Sunday, June … Continue reading Neighborhood Walk – Sunday, June 10
Back in 2006, the Historic Eastside was struggling somewhat as a neighborhood. The City of Longmont funded us to come up with our most pressing needs. We worked together to identify projects, programs and action steps that would enhance the appearance, preserve the character and improve the public and private properties of the neighborhood. Read … Continue reading Historic Eastside Revitalization Plan (2006)
HENA was the proud recipient of a Neighborhood Improvement grant from the City of Longmont for 2017 that enabled us to increase environmental sustainability as well as our community connections. The grant was in two parts: Collaborating with the staff and children of Columbine Elementary School, located right in the heart of the Historic Eastside. … Continue reading Earth Day Celebrations in Collyer Park Spring 2017