West Kessler Yard of the Month | June 2017

Each month, a resident of the West Kessler neighborhood is eligible for Yard of the Month. The Yard of the Month Program recognizes and supports our WKNA neighbors who demonstrate exceptional efforts to maintain and improve their property in a manner that contributes to the overall appearance of the community at large. Shane and Teresa at 711

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Meeting Minutes for May

The monthly meeting is an opportunity for members of the West Kessler Neighborhood Association to get up to date on the projects, activities, and general information about the neighborhood. Meeting minutes are approved and posted on our website at the following monthly meeting.

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New Addition to Annie Stevens Park

We are proud to welcome the newest addition to the neighborhood, the water fountain at Annie L. Stevens Park. The fountain is proudly supported by the West Kessler Neighborhood Association, Stevens Park Estates Neighborhood Association, North Oak Cliff Greenspace, and made possible in part by a grant from the Old Oak Cliff Conservation League.

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2017 Energy-Saving Trees Program Opens

Free shade trees available to all homeowners in Oncor service territory For the sixth straight summer, Oncor is offering all homeowners in its service territory two free shade trees as part of the Energy-Saving Trees program in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation. When visiting ArborDay.org/Oncor, customers can use an online mapping

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Preservation Town Hall

Preservation Town Hall Tuesday, June 20th, 6:30 pm Arts Mission Oak Cliff, 410 S. Windomere (at 12th Street) Moderator – Rachel Stone, Oak Cliff Advocate Panel – The Honorable Scott Griggs, Dallas City Council Mark Doty, Chief Planner, CIty of Dallas Historic Preservation Dept. Monte Anderson, Options Real Estate Bob

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Water-Wise Landscape Tour

The 23rd annual Water-Wise Landscape Tour is open to all landscapes of Dallas Water Utilities customers. The Water-Wise Landscape Tour is co-sponsored by City of Dallas Water Utilities and the Dallas County Master Gardener Association, Inc.  • The tour will feature landscapes (back yard landscapes may be included at the

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West Kessler Fundraising

Well, it’s that time of year again for us to ask for your support in keeping West Kessler one of the most active and organized neighborhood associations in the North Oak Cliff area. Through voluntary, tax-deductible donations, the Association is able to operate a broad array of social and charitable

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Great Neighbor Award

Great neighborhoods are the cornerstone of a great community and the West Kessler Neighborhood Association is proud to recognize and honor our residents who go out of their way to improve and enhance the quality of life in our neighborhood. As part of our continued effort to better our community, the

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Meeting Minutes for March

The monthly meeting is an opportunity for members of the West Kessler Neighborhood Association to get up to date on the projects, activities, and general information about the neighborhood. Meeting minutes are approved and posted on our website at the following monthly meeting.

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West Kessler Yard of the Month | May 2017

Each month, a resident of the West Kessler neighborhood is eligible for Yard of the Month. The Yard of the Month Program recognizes and supports our WKNA neighbors who demonstrate exceptional efforts to maintain and improve their property in a manner that contributes to the overall appearance of the community at large. Brad and Loyd at 926

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David Weekley Homes Development Update

David Weekley Homes will commence land work this Thursday 5/11, weather permitting. WARNING: EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, due to safety concerns, DO NOT enter the site for any reason. Stephanie Engwall, WKNA Development Oversight Committee Chair, is your point of contact; please contact her with your questions or concerns, as she’ll be

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Join WKNAI for Earth Day 2017

West Kessler Native Arbor Initiative (WKNAI), in cooperation with the University of North Texas and the Lewisville Aquatic Ecosystem Research Facility (LAER), has free native trees available for planting on Earth Day. Grown from seeds collected from the Great Trinity Forest, they have been nurtured the last 3 years by

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The Solicitor’s Season

As of January 22, 2014, the Dallas City Council passed an ordinance requiring anyone soliciting within the city limits of Dallas to register with and obtain a solicitor’s permit from the City of Dallas. The only exceptions to this ordinance would be charitable and non-profit organizations. The City of Dallas

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Zoo Day

Zoo Day 2017 is just around the corner! Mr. Griggs and several of his fellow Councilmembers have partnered to invite residents of their districts to enjoy free entry at the Dallas Zoo on Saturday, April 22.  We hope you’ll join us!

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West Kessler Native Arbor Initiative

The West Kessler Neighborhood Association is delighted to announce the introduction of the West Kessler Native Arbor Initiative. Due to the generosity of Bob Ikel and Aaron Schad, we have been given approximately 30 3-year-old trees to distribute on an annual basis, in the Spring. We will have our inaugural

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Got a Bright Idea for a Grant?

Have a way to better our community?  Got a bright idea?  The WKNA Board of Directors is asking for your help.   The Old Oak Cliff Conservation League has opened this year’s grant process and we need your input.  Hit us with your ideas about ways we can better our

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Meeting Minutes for February

The monthly meeting is an opportunity for members of the West Kessler Neighborhood Association to get up to date on the projects, activities, and general information about the neighborhood. Meeting minutes are approved and posted on our website at the following monthly meeting.

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Dallas Budget Survey

The City of Dallas is asking citizens to voice their opinions about several important budget issues, from infrastructure improvements to animal services by completing a quick survey of six questions. The information collected in the survey will be provided to the City Council for their consideration in the budget development

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