Take One More Step Toward Ending Homelessness- Aug 29, Longmont Museum, 6.30 pm

The City of Longmont and the Longmont Housing Opportunity Team (LHOT) invite the public to attend a community conversation on ending homelessness in Longmont on Wednesday, August 29th, at the Longmont Museum, 400 Quail Road. This round table dialogue will run from 6:30-8:30 p.m., and welcomes all community members to listen, engage in dialogue, and explore how … Continue reading Take One More Step Toward Ending Homelessness- Aug 29, Longmont Museum, 6.30 pm

Come to our Annual Neighborhood Meeting, Sat Aug 25th, 12-2, in Collyer Park’s S. Shelter.  

Have your say on what’s important to you, and elect new HENA Leadership Team members- perhaps join our team yourself! It’s a potluck, but we’ll provide some food (turkey wraps) and soft drinks. There is also a drawing! As of now, the generous donors of our free sweepstakes prizes include: 300 Suns Brewing Bark Me Beautiful … Continue reading Come to our Annual Neighborhood Meeting, Sat Aug 25th, 12-2, in Collyer Park’s S. Shelter.  

Longmont Land Development Code a Win-Win

We've seen a recent win-win for both commercial sectors and Historic Eastside residents with what we've been calling a "Transition Zone." As Paula Fitzgerald, of the HENA Leadership Team puts it, the compatibility section of the new Land Development Code encourages "...high quality development...and protects residents who live next door to commercial uses. It’s a win-win … Continue reading Longmont Land Development Code a Win-Win

Show up & stand up for the Transition Zone on July 24th 

Please support the Transition Zone on the east side of Kimbark. It abuts Lower Downtown, so it applies to properties adjacent to our RLE zone. (Technically speaking, the Transition Zone is the Residential Compatibility section of the new Land Development Code). The city council meeting on July 24th to should be the first of two readings before it becomes … Continue reading Show up & stand up for the Transition Zone on July 24th 

Longmont named All-American City for second time

This is a great honor of course. The main reasons given were for: 1. Supporting Action for Mental Health (SAM) SAM is the collaborative effort of local community groups and organizations, faith communities, residents, and local government to raise awareness and address mental health issues in Longmont. 2. Connecting a Community NextLight is a community-owned broadband … Continue reading Longmont named All-American City for second time