Saturday, September 24, 2016

Your Neighborhood Council urges your input

Ernst and Sloan LLC has applied for a demolition permit for the building at 2029 W 2nd Avenue. The permit was filed on September 23, 2016.
The neighborhood has 10 calendar days to submit comments or concerns.
Your Neighborhood Council urges your input.
You have until October 2nd, 2016 to respond to the Spokane City Department of Building Services to reply to this permit.
Department of Building Services
Spokane City Hall, Third Floor
808 W Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane, WA. 99201-3343
(509-)625-6300
Below are photos of the current structure, and the proposed replacement structure.
-Tim


Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Reminder that a Public Discussion Forum will be held tomorrow evening.

The subject of discussion will be the proposed demolition of an older home in the neighborhood, and the construction of a new project on that site.

 The proposed project is located on the South East corner of Second Avenue, and Chestnut Street, across from the park.

 Asher Ernst, one of the new owner's of the property will be attending to answer your questions.

We will meet tomorrow evening, September 15th at 7pm at the E.J. Roberts Mansion. 1923 W First Ave, Spokane, WA. (just north and behind Browne's Tavern)
Bring your questions and concerns.

Our Public Forums are open to all. We do not vote, we do not use Robert's Rules of Order, we are just neighbors talking to neighbors about neighborhood concerns in an informal setting.

 - Tim

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

It's time for the September 2016 General Meeting of your Neighborhood Council.
Tonight, we will meet Councilman Breean Beggs for an update on what the City Council has been working on, and discuss bus stop designs for the proposed Central City Line through the neighborhood.
That, and Mary Moltke will present information on Infill Development.
That's tonight, downstairs in the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.
Remember, we start promptly at 6:30pm, and we'll have you out of there by 8.

-Tim

Sunday, September 4, 2016

The Friends of Coeur d’Alene will conclude a four-month celebration of the 125th Anniversary of Coeur d’Alene Park in Browne’s Addition with Parkfest on the grounds of the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture with music and art, classic cars and a showing of the movie, “The Music Man.”

The day will kick off at 3 pm with the music of the Jesse Weston’s Rhythm and Blues Band. The band was voted Best New Blues Band by the Inland Empire Blues Society in 2015. 
A Classic Car Show in front of the Campbell House and a restored vintage fire truck will be on display for visitors to view and ask questions of the owners.

The drawing for the winner of an acrylic-on-canvas original painting depicting turn-of-the-century Coeur d’Alene Park by Patti Simpson Ward will be held at 4 pm. The artist will be featured at a “meet & greet” between 3 and 4 pm. 

Beer and Wine will be sold on the MAC Garden near the band. An ice cream truck and the Christ Kitchen Food Truck will provide refreshments. SpoCats, an oldies trio that plays early rockabilly, swing, do-wop and '50s pop music will entertain between 5:30 and 6:30 pm. 

The finale of the celebration will begin at 7:10 pm when the sun sets and the movie “The Music Man” will be shown in the MAC Amphitheater.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

This week we bring a bit of Ireland to you. The Howling Gaels promise to entertain you with traditional Irish tunes and Celtic standards.

Join us this Thursday evening in the park, as the 2016 edition of the Browne's Addition Summer Concert Series comes to an end.

We start the Music at 6pm, at the gazebo in historic Coeur d'Alene Park, Browne's Addition.

Bring the family and your favorite pet, because we are very Family and Pet friendly.

I'll see you there!

Keep your ears open for news about the events happening at the MAC on September 10. (I'll keep you in the loop)

-Tim

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

This Thursday is the big birthday celebration. Whose birthday?

Coeur d'Alene Park in Browne's Addition is 125 years old!
The Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture is 100 years old!
The Summer Concert Series in Coeur d'Alene Park is 20 years!
You can celebrate with your friends and neighbors at a free concert in Coeur d'Alene Park in Browne's Addition, at 2nd and Spruce, this Thursday, August 18, from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
You can listen to Brassworks, a six-member ensemble with trumpets and a horn, a trombone, a tuba and percussion-- all performed by talented musicians.
Birthday cake? YES! (Compliments of Rosauers Supermarkets)
Balloons? YES!
A fun time will be had by all. YES!
There's still time to buy raffle tickets for the original painting created by Patti Simpson Ward, a local well-known artist. You can also see what else the Friends of Coeur d'Alene Park have to offer so stop by the lemonade stand and take a look.
This is all made possible by the Browne's Addition Neighborhood Council, the Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture, and the Friends of Coeur d'Alene Park.

We hope you'll join us there at 6pm.
-Tim

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Hey! It's week four of the 20th Edition of the Browne's Addition Summer Concert Series. The SpoCats will be entertaining you in the Rockabilly sense of the word. Throw in a bit of do-wop and some classic cars, and you have an evening of fun.
It's the best deal in town because it's FREE!
That's this Thursday evening, 6 pm in Coeur d'Alene Park, at the Gazebo.
Bring the kiddos and Fido, because we are always family and pet friendly.
-Tim