Posts Categorized: General

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 »

Madison Elementary Construction

Below is a message from Dick Cvitanich, superintendent of Olympia School, concerning Madison Elementary. Thank you to New Bridge Church for being willing to help out! Please feel free to send any comments for Mr. Cvitanich to me at, and I can coalesce all comments into one email. Thanks, Brad Archbold Interim ENA President

Response Re: Homeless Assistance Funding

The response below is to an email from a concerned ENA resident concerning funding of the Low Barrier Shelter vs. rapid rehousing: Hi, nice to hear from you! The HOME Bd did not vote to ‘defund’ rapid re-housing agencies, instead we gave rapid rehousing money to two providers with a good history of providing the intensive… Read more »