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February greetings!!

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presented at the February meeting. Also, a Review Committee for the Special Assessment District will be formed. This committee will review the overall program to present to the village for consideration in spring 2017.We will host an EEV webpage workshop on Saturday, Feb. 18 from 10 a.m. to noon at St Clair – lower level. Please rsvp at events@eastenglishvillage. org if you would like to participate. All are welcome.

Task Force at the February meeting with guest speakers from various departments heading up the cause with the Mayor. The city has been hard at work reviewing properties in EEV. Code enforcement is an issue for all of us. It's not just the ticket that counts - it's the concern and priority of getting problematic issues addressed and fixed permanently.

Crowd with bicycles in front of a house
Feb. 28 film features"Pedal to Porch" neighborhood bike ride. Find out more on p. 5 of our February newsletter.

We will also have a few surprise speakers for February – PLEASE, come join the fun.

February is Black History Month – the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History is open Tuesday – Saturday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays from 1-5 p.m. There is a fee structure for seniors, children and adults. The museum is at 315 E. Warren Ave., Detroit. For more information and a list of activities, call 313.494.5800 or go to their web site: thewright.org.

Hope you all have a Happy Valentine's Day! "If you only have one smile in you ~ give it to the people you love!" (Maya Angelou) Sending smiles to all the residents of EEV!

Best regards,

Bill Barlage,
President, East English Village Association


Taken from the latest newsletter