Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association, St. Louis MO

Category: Planning

SWGNA meeting Jan. 27 & Newsletter Released

Plan to attend our neighborhood meeting on Monday, January, 27, 7 pm, at 5602 Arsenal.  We will have a presentation on health care reform.  Our Winter 2014 newsletter is now available.  Jan2014_Newsletter

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2014/01/21/swgna-meeting-jan-27-newsletter-released/

Announcements Dec. 30, 2013

Hello Neighbors, Monday, Dec. 30, 7 pm, Channel 9’s “Living St. Louis” television program will feature the story about Thurman Gateway.  Tune in to learn about this volunteer driven revitalization project on Thurman between DeTonty and Lafayette. Tuesday, Dec. 31, Celebrate the New Year at First Night in Grand Center.  Details can be found here: …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2013/12/30/announcements-dec-30-2013/

A five year Stategic Plan for the Southwest Garden Neighborhood

As we contemplate the future of our neighborhood association, it is helpful to have a plan to chart our direction.  Read about our strategic plan here.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2013/08/07/a-five-year-stategic-plan-for-the-southwest-garden-neighborhood/

Strategic Planning

In January 2013, we began Strategically Planning for the future of our organization.  Change is in the air and we want to be prepared.  Twenty individuals from throughout our neighborhood have been selected to help with the process. Mark Abbott, area resident and Harris-Stowe University professor, along with colleagues and students associated with the University’s …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2013/02/28/strategic-planning/

On March 12, 2012, the National Park Service placed the Reber Place Historic District in the National Register of Historic Places.

Read about this accomplishment and view a map of the district here.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2012/03/29/on-march-12-2012-the-national-park-service-placed-the-reber-place-historic-district-in-the-national-register-of-historic-places/

Email Your Feedback on Kingshighway Streetscape Concepts

The neighborhood association would like to share ideas for a streetscape master plan for Kingshighway, from Southwest Avenue to Arsenal.  The focus is on improving pedestrian and bicycle safety.  The plan involves traffic calming measures and improved pedestrian and bicyclist access.  We want feedback from the residents on the initial plans drafted and to hear …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2011/08/23/kingshighway-streetscape-enhancement/

Vandeventer improvement information

Construction has finally begun on our Vandeventer streetscape improvements! Below is an outline of the project and a tentative timeline provided by the City of St. Louis’ Board of Public Service. Much of the work is weather dependent.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2010/10/19/vandeventer-improvement-information/

Vandeventer Streetscape Update

Construction RFP has been posted on the St. Louis City Board of Public Service website.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2010/01/04/vandeventer-streetscape-update/

Suggested guidelines for residential development in SWG

Over the past five months, Christopher Rehwoldt, architecture grad from Washington University, has interned with our organization. Christopher has developed a set of suggested guidelines for residential development in our neighborhood. They may be downloaded here. The Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association’s Suggested Architectural Guidelines for Exterior Facades has been developed to define a set of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2010/01/04/suggested-guidelines-for-residential-development-in-swg/

SWG Streetscape Masterplan

Dear Neighbors: Please take this opportunity to download and look at the Southwest Garden Streetscape Masterplan. You can also download the Streetscape Survey and either print and return it to the SWGNA office or email your suggestions to director@southwestgarden.org.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2008/12/18/swg-streetscape-masterplan/

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