Walk down Liberty Avenue in October and you might encounter some potential new neighbors – two sets of benches and planters installed in the block from Edmond Street to State Way. Temporarily installed by Bloomfield Development Corporation with support from Neighborhood Allies, the Demonstration Project allows all community members an opportunity to give feedback on what this piece of their neighborhood planters and benches will look like.
Two sets of benches and planters are scheduled to be installed for two-week periods beginning on September 30.
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Thank you to everyone who attended the Community Forum last week. We talked a little bit about public safety, Little Italy Days and bocce! See the meeting notes attached. Also, keep an eye out for the next forum date.
Community Forum 8.30 Notes
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Little Italy Days (Aug. 16-21) are here next week! Sal Richetti, event organizer for the festival, held a public meeting on Monday Aug 8 and shared information on
parking, street closure and entertainment for the event. Sal and his team have put together a newsletter to outline how they have addressed concerns on parking, street closures, and local benefits.
Read the Festival Newsletter
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In July, Bloomfield Development Corporation held a Community Forum to share updates with the Bloomfield community. Speakers included members of Bloomfield Development Corporation and a resident updating a new home construction in the neighborhood. see the notes below.
Community Forum Notes July 16
Thursday, July, 21, 2016
Shepherd Wellness building, 4800 Sciota St
6:30 Welcome- Christina Howell
6:40 Community Updates- Christina Howell &
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In 2015 Bloomfield Development Corporation adopted a liquor license transfer/sale Community Process in order to create community consensus around new businesses and to keep problem establishments from moving into Bloomfield. When the Liquor License Application Sign goes up a building, staff invite the applicant in for a meeting to talk to them about the business, then set up a community meeting to allow the community decide to support or not the applicant.
BDC recently received notice that a liquor license transfer had been applied to for 4428 Liberty Avenue,
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