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Emerald City: 1 Month Post BarnRaising Update Meeting
Mon, Apr 25, 2011 7pm
Plaza Branch · Cost: 0
Apr 22, 2011

Come get caught up at all the happenings for Emerald City since our March 28, BarnRaising. This is a joint meeting with Transition KC - since they support what we are doing and we can lend them support to do more Emerald City Projects in other KC Neighborhoods. We will keep this meeting to 2 Hours. 

Green Impact Zone & Manheim Neighborhood Association Collaboration

Housing, Housing, Housing - what's available: For Sale, For Rent, Shared Housing, Rent to Own, Homes Being Giving to Us.

REIT: Real Estate Interest Trust - Explanation and how you can invest in a EC REIT.

Gardens: Manheim Community Garden - $15 gets you a plot and membership for a year plus a lot more!

T-Shirt Printing by Dan Trott (if you didn't get one, you get a second chance, bring your repurposed t-shirts). 

Manheim Clean Up Day - April 30, join in with current residences. We are working on getting a cookout together after the cleanup.

Bancroft Repurposed as Community Arts Center - Update

Tulips on Troost: Donates 1000 Tulip Bulbs to Emerald City

Urban Farming Guys: Group OpenHouse & Tour Being Scheduled

Select Applications Will Be Read (let me know if you would like to read yours).

Website Workings: www.emeraldcitykc.com - Rebecca Adamson Shares

Canvassing the Neighborhood Dates: for Christmas in October/July, Energy Efficiency Upgrades and a couple other cool youth contest ideas.

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Emerald City: 1 Month Post BarnRaising Update Meeting