2017-2018 Neighborhood Enhancement Proposals and City Council Awards (grants awarded at 07-18-17 City Council Meeting)
<br /> Neighborhood Amount Amount
<br /> Association Proposal Requested Awarded Comments,Conditions,and Recommendation
<br /> Full funding recommended.The committee felt this proposal met the
<br /> Landscaping around two criteria of public benefit and neighborhood enhancement by
<br /> existing neighborhood signs, beautifying the sign areas and showing pride and investment in the
<br /> 1. Bryant located at intersections of $300 $300 neighborhood.The proposal is for low, drought-tolerant plants, and
<br /> Bryant and Lakeview Blvd., and the NA will submit their planting plan to Public Works for review and
<br /> Bryant Road and Jean Road. approval prior to planting.The NA will be responsible for ongoing
<br /> maintenance of the plants.
<br /> Purchase of Origami#3-Totem Full funding recommended.The committee felt this proposal met the
<br /> sculpture, currently on loan criteria of public benefit and neighborhood enhancement by
<br /> from artist and sited in front of extending the city's permanent outdoor art collection along one of
<br /> Kyra's Bake Shop as part of the city's key corridors, and marking the entrance to the
<br /> Gallery Without Walls rotating neighborhood.
<br /> collection.
<br /> 2. Evergreen $ 10,000 $10,000 The sculpture would be donated by the neighborhood to the Arts
<br /> The new permanent location Council for ongoing maintenance and insurance, and inclusion in the
<br /> for the sculpture would be the Gallery Without Walls walking tours.
<br /> east side of 10th Avenue,just
<br /> south of A Avenue (across from The neighborhood association is contributing$3,000 in additional
<br /> the Heritage House). funds to complete the project.
<br /> Meet and mingle event at Fall Full funding recommended. The committee recommends funding
<br /> 3. First Addition/ annual meeting, and "Festive this project consistent with the program intent to implement
<br /> Forest Hills I Front Porches" holiday $450 $450 neighborhood and community goals, build community pride,
<br /> decorating contest. leverage volunteer efforts, and create partnerships.