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Free Concert at Emerson Park this Sunday!

Free Concert at Emerson Park this Sunday!

Hope you can make it to the free concert featuring Buffalo Jones at Emerson Park this Sunday at 5pm. All are invited so bring friends and family!

Update on the TJ Meenach IO-3 Control Facility

Update on the TJ Meenach IO-3 Control Facility

Pictured in this post is an updated artist’s rendering of what the IO-3 Control Facility located next to TJ Meenach Drive will look like when it’s completed. Click here for the high-resolution drawing. Underground there will be a stormwater collection tank, which is the basis for the project as a whole. Aboveground there will be trees and native landscaping, trails for biking and walking, and an overlook over Pettet Drive (aka Doomsday Hill) and the Spokane River below. It will also provide improved connectivity…

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Emerson-Garfield Summer Potluck (Aug 10)

Emerson-Garfield Summer Potluck (Aug 10)

Our neighborhood’s annual Summer Potluck is taking place this Wednesday, August 10 starting at 5pm in Emerson Park. An informal meeting of the Emerson-Garfield Neighborhood Council meeting will follow at around 6pm. As always, this neighborhood potluck welcomes everyone who lives, works or plays in Emerson-Garfield. It’s a great way to meet your neighbors and members of the community in a relaxed, family-friendly environment. Not sure if you live in Emerson-Garfield? Find out here. There will be free hotdogs and hamburgers until our supplies run out. Please also…

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Free Concert at Corbin Park (Aug 7)

Free Concert at Corbin Park (Aug 7)

This year’s free Concert in the Park, featuring the Rachel Bade-McMurphy band with a full jazz ensemble, will be on Sunday, August 7 starting at 5pm in Corbin Park. This concert is open to everyone who would like to attend. Bring blankets, a picnic, folding chairs, friends and family and make an event of it! If you’re on Facebook and would like to RSVP to the event, click here. Many thanks to our sponsors Corbin Park Homeowners Association, Northtown Insurance…

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2016 Corbin Park Yard Sale (June 18)

2016 Corbin Park Yard Sale (June 18)

The annual Corbin Park Yard Sale is running this Saturday, June 18 from 9am to 5pm. All the homes surrounding Corbin Park are able to participate. They typically have plenty for sale: clothes, furniture, kitchen items, books, games, toys and lots more. There will also be various charities with booths selling snacks, baked goods, plus arts & crafts. Show the world you’re attending via the Facebook event.

Neighbor Day Festival (June 3)

Neighbor Day Festival (June 3)

This Friday (June 3) is the Neighbor Day Festival hosted by the West Central Community Center. It will run from 3 to 7pm in A.M. Cannon Park (1920 W Maxwell Ave), which is located right next to the center. Neighbor Day is an annual community-wide festival with live music, free food, face painting, a fun street fair, market-style vendors, crafts and community resource booths. This year’s “Out of this World”-themed carnival is presented by Community Colleges of Spokane. This year promises to…

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Recap of the November 2015 E-G Neighborhood Council Meeting

Recap of the November 2015 E-G Neighborhood Council Meeting

This is a brief recap of the Emerson-Garfield Neighborhood Council meeting that took place on November 11, 2015. Officer Tracy Douglas reported on the monthly statistics for area “P2,” which includes Emerson-Garfield as well as West Central and parts of the North Hill Neighborhood. There were no sexual assaults in our area last month, nor any commercial robberies. There were two robberies of a person, one domestic violence incident, and 14 violent crimes in the last month. For residential burglary, there…

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