Posts Categorized: General

YMCA Youth Legislature Host Families Needed

Host families are needed to house students participating in the 62nd Annual YMCA Youth Legislature. Volunteers will have the opportunity to meet some of the most engaged, energetic, and civically oriented young people in Washington State. More details in YMCA Youth Legistlature Host Families Needed Flyer (PDF).

Northeast Neighborhood Association seeks your input about a neighborhood-based sidewalk-building program

Like residents in many of Olympia’s older neighborhoods, your neighbors in the northeast corner of Olympia are anxious to have sidewalks installed on streets that are used to reach local destinations like schools and parks. Because it currently costs the City of Olympia close to $1 million per mile to install a typical concrete sidewalk, very little… Read more »

New Bridge Community Church Food Drive

The summer months are some of the slowest months for donations to food banks.  To help meet this need, children’s ministry at New Bridge Community Church will be sponsoring a food drive for the months of July and August.  The donations will benefit the Thurston County Food Bank and the Union Gospel Mission.  Please bring… Read more »

Isthmus Rezone

While the ENA has choosen not to take a position on the isthmus rezone process we would like to encourage neighborhood members to weigh-in on this important local issued and I’ll be using this article to highlight communications the ENA has received from community groups regarding the rezone. If you’re a community member that would… Read more »

Help with research on neighborhood connections

Two Evergreen Master’s of Public Administration students are conducting a survey on Neighborhood Connections and Physical Activity in Olympia. They would appreciate your help in gathering information for this study. You can help by taking the survey now. It only takes a few minutes. Responses will be accepted through March 3. They will keep your… Read more »