Category Archives: Summit Neighborhood Assoc.

Annual meeting elects directors, gets updates from activists in the community

Almost 60 people attended the annual meeting of the Summit Neighborhood Association May 20 to get updates from its officers plus elected officials and public servants as well as enjoy a social evening with other residents. Gathering at 7 p.m. in the main dining area of the Highlands on the East Side, 101 Highland Ave., […]

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**New website**

The new SNA site is here! And here it is….  We hope that you enjoy it!  It can be accessed through and . Please keep in mind that in the transition process, blog posts from January 13, 2010 through today will not appear.  That is the time period we were working on this […]

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Take SNA’s 2009 Summit Issues Survey

What does your neighborhood need?  Help plan Summit Neighborhood Association’s activities for 2009 by taking SNA’s amazingly quick 2009 Community Issues Survey Click Here to take survey. The top issues emerging from this survey will be discussed in detail at our 2009 Annual Meeting coming up on February 23 at 7pm at Summit Commons Nursing […]

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Busy fall meeting schedule for SNA

Please join Summit Neighborhood Association and our presenter, urban planner Jonathan Harris, as we investigate problems and potential at underused properties along the northern end of North Main Street. Jonathan has conducted a full study of property ownership and current uses and has interviewed major owners and stakeholders. We will discuss the potential and opportunities […]

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Container Gardening on May 4

Save the date for our next SNA Event! “Trash to Treasure” Container Gardening Workship Sunday, May 4th 12 noon to 3 pm at East Side Eden, Alfred Stone Road. More details to follow!

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Neighborhood charette outcomes shared

The city Department of Planning and Development (DPD) issued A “Draft Action Plan” for the Summit, Mt. Hope and Blackstone neighborhoods at a public meeting this past November 14th. The plan summarizes work done at our four-day neighborhood charette held in September. It’s neither final nor official yet, so it’s a good time for neighbors, […]

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Build your social capital at SNA meeting Feb 25

Join us for the biggest neighborhood meeting of the year, the Annual Meeting of SNA members on Monday, Feb. 25 at 7PM at the Rochambeau Branch Library, 708 Hope Street. We’ll review SNA activities, elect our new 2008 board and explore ways to build your non-monetary portfolio – your social capital account. The idea of […]

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Providence Tomorrow on SNA Agenda for Oct.5

Summit Neighborhood Association’s next Board meeting will be held on Thursday, Oct. 5 at 7PM in the Rochambeau Branch Library. The public is always invited to our meetings. Our agenda will include preparation for the important task of planning for the future of Summit and the entire city of Providence through the City’s upcoming Providence […]

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