Raising the Roof

Saturday May 16 there was a small but enthusiastic gathering at Cherrywood Green to finish installing the bulletin board kiosk, which mainly involved putting the roof assembly in place on top of the posts we had set into concrete footings a…

Thank you Cherrywood

I’d like to say THANK YOU to all the people that turned out for this year’s second quarterly meeting of the Cherrywood Neighborhood Association.  We had plenty of good engagement as the group reached decisions on all action items.

We…

Cherrywood Organizing Neighborhood Waste Collection May 23

After consulting with the city, Cherrywood Neighborhood Association has a few revisions to the waste collection announced in this month’s Flea.  The collection is scheduled for May 23 at Cherrywood Green (corner of Cherrywood Rd. and E. 34th St.), 10…

Robin Hood Switches Sides: Funding Maplewood Elementary School

With apologies to Jim Hightower: Robin Hood school funding scheme more like a plot cooked up by dastardly Prince John by Steve Wilson (Re-posted from The Flea)

At a recent Maplewood Campus Advisory Council meeting, much to-do was made about…

CNA General Meeting, May 20

Cherrywood Neighborhood Association will hold its next general meeting on Wednesday, May 20, 2015. The quarterly meeting will be held at Asbury Servant Church Fellowship Hall, 1605 38 1/2 St. from 6:30-8:00 p.m. The meeting will be chaired by Jules Kniolek…

Manor Road Businesses Explore Creation of IBIZ District

By Sarah Biggerstaff

On May 5, the Cherrywood Business Council (CherryBiz) hosted a discussion about the creation of a Manor Road IBIZ District at it’s monthly happy hour. Rebekka Adams, IBIZ District Director for the Austin Independent Business Alliance (AIBA) spoke…

Neighbors to Raise Roof on New Kiosk at Cherrywood Green May 16

By Jennifer Potter-Miller

Over the years neighbors have worked together to make the Cherrywood Green pocket park at the corner of Cherrywood Rd. and E. 34th St. a more beautiful and enjoyable space. They’ve come together as Friends of Cherrywood Green…

CNA Quarterly Meeting Coming Up May 20

By Jules Kniolek

Hey all, the May quarterly meeting is just a week away.

Have you been planning to take your expired batteries, leftover paint and outdated or defunct electronics to the city’s hazardous waste collection facility?  You might want…

May Flea About to Hit Doorsteps

By Steve Wilson

The May edition of Cherrywood’s newsletter, The Flea, will soon be biting at your ankles. A sampling of stories inside:

  • Cherrywood Looks to the Future: ideas floating around the hood, like CNA as a nonprofit
  • Grand Theft Turkey:…

CherryBiz to Host Discussion of Manor Rd. IBIZ District, May 5

By Jennifer Potter-Miller

The Cherrywood Business Council (CherryBiz) will host a discussion about creating an IBIZ District on Manor Rd. at our monthly happy hour on May 5th. The IBIZ Districts are a program of the Austin Independent Business Alliance (…

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