Posts Categorized: General

Smith Building Update

Here is an update from the Family Support Center of South Sound, on the Smith Building Shelter. The Family Shelter & Affordable Housing Project What is the proposed project? The Family Support Center of South Sound, a 501c3 nonprofit organization (Tax ID: 91-2003828), is rehabilitating the Smith Building located at 837 7th Avenue SE Olympia, WA 98501 from… Read more »

Community Garden Update

New Bridge Community Church has allotted space on their property at Central Ave & 8th-10th Ave to create a community garden space. We want to know if there is the need/interest in the neighborhood to warrant this project. Are you someone who is interested in there being, and/or having the opportunity to grow food &/or… Read more »

Concerned Eastside Neighbors Position Statement

This is the position of the Concerned Eastside Neighbors, a group focused on the proposed rezoning and development in the upper part of our neighborhood See the full position statement here: CEN Position Statement

Community Garden Possibility

 Another Community Garden possibility is brewing in our neighborhood.   We need help to SPREAD THE WORD,  so pls. read on, and reply to this inquiry, ASAP!

Julie Hankins on Low-Barrier Shelter

Below is an email from Julie Hankins, Olympia City Council, to the ENA regarding her stance on the low-barrier shelter. —- Brad, I understand from some of your neighbors that at your neighborhood meeting tonight people were claiming I held a position that supported putting a proposed homeless shelter in the Eastside neighborhood. That is… Read more »