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4th of July

4th Of July We will once again have a 4th of July celebration in Shannon Valley!  This event is open to Shannon Valley residents only.  Here is a general schedule of events: 945a: Gather for parade in parking lot: for those who haven’t attended in the past, we do a parade thru a small section of the neighborhood (from the parking lot east on 111th Ter, to Grandview, down 112th St).  There is always a huge turnout!  Kids ride their bikes, scooters, etc.  This year, a police car will lead the parade. 10a: Parade Route begins 1030a: Parade ends and Kona Ice truck, bounce house, and police will be at the park! 11a: Firetruck arrives in parking lot (kids get to…
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4th of July Celebration

Hello SV Neighbors! As you should see in the newsletter (hitting mailboxes now), our 4th of July celebration is coming up.  We have made plans for some family fun – including a parade for the kiddos to participate in, a visit from an OP firetruck (which the kids will get to explore!), bounce houses, Kona Ice Truck sponsored by Applebaum Realty Group, and various drinks to keep everyone hydrated.  Below is the schedule of events: 9:30-10a: gather for parade 10a: Parade begins 1030-1230: Kona Ice Truck in parking lot, bounce houses, refreshments 11a – Firetruck The bounce houses will be setup until approximately 1p. We look forward to seeing everyone on the 4th!  Should inclement weather interfere with our plans…
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Shannon Valley Garage Sale!

Hello neighbors! The Shannon Valley Garage sale will be held Thurs, Fri, Sat June 7th, 8th, and 9th.  This is in conjunction with the Indian Creek Estate garage sale as well. We will be advertising the event on social media and Craigslist, as well as placing banners at 115th St and Grant St entrances. If you’re looking to clear out some items and make some cash, this is the time to do it! Also – on Sunday the 10th (starting at 10am) Indian Creek residents Jeremy and Janie Snider are hosting an event called Donuts, Dumpsters, and Donations at the Shannon Valley Park.  They will have donuts for those in attendance, and there will be a dumpster on site for…
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Trash/Recycling Bins

Hello Neighbors, One of the main issues we have heard about from residents in recent weeks is the placement of trash/recycling bins on the outside of a residence.  As you drive through the neighborhood, or perhaps just look out your windows, you will see there are a number of residents that leave trash/recycling bins in plain view of the street and/or neighboring properties.  It can be challenging to find space in a garage or other suitable location for these bins. However, leaving trash/recycling bins in plain view of the street or neighboring property is a violation of city ordinances. Aside from trash collection days, your trash/recycling bins must be stored behind the line of your home, and cannot be in…
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College Blvd Fence Ballot Results and Upcoming Meetings

Hello Neighbors, The ballots for the College Blvd fence have been collected and counted.  We received approximately 300 ballots (53% response rate), just over 100 of which had comments/suggestions regarding the neighborhood and how we can continue to help improve it.  Thank you all for your participation and votes in this process, and thank you to the previous board for all of their efforts in moving this discussion to a point where a proper vote could take place! The decision of the neighborhood, determined solely by the outcome of the vote, is to not fund the replacement/repair of the fence along College Blvd.  We received 192 “no” votes, and 111 “yes” votes (this sentence added 3/30/18).  As a result, all responsibility…
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