January 11, 2021
In attendance: Emily, Christie, Lisa, Dave M.,
Cross Burning in Neighborhood Yard (on Glencoe) the Monday before Thanksgiving. Suggested too that the incident be reported to the ADL as well as they are tracking incidences of Hate Crimes.
Drive by shooting (retaliatory) on Cornell near Glencoe with 13 shots fired into the house. That does not count shots into cars. Incident occurred at midnight but was called in at 5 PM the following day. The community got involved.
There is new gang graffiti in the neighborhood. Lots of tagging at the underpass on Yale.
Tent guy sleeping near the Southbound ramp from Yale to I-25. He often has several bikes around him. A small homeless camp behind the VFW along I-25.
Christie et al fliered 350 houses about neighborhood safety
Close garage doors
Keep windows and doors locked
Keep porch lights on
Know your neighbors
Getting more neighbors involved in neighborhood watch
Creating a specific neighborhood sign
Events - Possible Calendar of Events, create a ½ sheet flier to distribute to neighborhood
Clean up Event?
Easter Egg Hunt?
Community Scavenger Hunt - (Maybe in the Spring? Perhaps in lieu of the Egg Hunt?)
Donations from neighborhood businesses
Along the canal and through the neighborhood
Game Night for Seniors
Themed Events for Kids
Gift Card Giveaway?
Food Truck Pop Ups @ Eisenhower (again)
Zone Requests - UHNA does not make the decisions. Important for community input.
Lots of recent requests for change of setback
Homes having work without permits
Junction - Food Court @ Dave & Busters on CO Blvd. @ I-25
Possible Fund Raising Night for the neighborhood there?
Ramen & Sushi
Middle Eastern Food