SLCG General Meeting Agenda: Wednesday, May 13

Join us at 7:00 this Wednesday, May 13th, for our monthly neighborhood meeting at Merritt Memorial United Methodist Church (2246 Irving Street).

Come, listen, learn, speak up and speak out on issues impacting our community

REMINDER: From 6:30-7:00 pm, (just before the general meeting), Police District One CRO Josh Vasconcellos, will be available to meet with residents individually to address your specific crime and safety concerns.

AGENDA (7:00-8:30 pm)

  • Welcome and introductions
  • Police District One Report – New CRO Josh Vasconcellos
  • Emela Jankovic from the Denver City Attorney’s Neighborhood Prosecution Team (NPT)
  • Councilman Paul Lopez will join us to describe the council boundary changes happening effective July 20, 2015. Soon we will be part of both Council Districts 1 & 3.
  • Zoning Update: Rezoning application for the St. Dominic Priory

Please don’t forget to bring your food donations for the Bienvenidos Food Bank!

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TODAY: Celebrate the Life of Jennifer Cox

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To celebrate the life of Jennifer Cox, long time member and contributor to the Sloan’s Lake Citizens’ Group, her husband, Dennis Cox, has asked that you raise a glass to her memory TODAY between 2:00-4:00 pm.

Jennifer Ann Cox, 66, of Lawrence passed away April 10, 2015 at her home surrounded by family and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Douglas County Visiting Nurses Association and/or the The Sloan’s Lake Citizens’ Group (Denver) and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

We encourage you to take a moment and leave your condolences on the obituary page:
www.warrenmcelwain.com/obituary/jennifer-ann-cox

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Don’t Forget to Vote!

The City of Denver elections for Mayor, City Council and Auditor are happening now. Everyone will get a ballot in the mail this year, if yours has not yet arrived, please call
3-1-1. 

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Deadlines

  • The deadline for submitting mail ballots is Friday, May 1
  • The deadline for submitting ballots in person at a drop-off location: Tuesday, May

Ballot Drop-off Locations in Council District 1

  • Highland Recreation Center, 2880 Osceola Street
  • Scheitler Recreation Center, 5031 West 46th Avenue
  • Denver Police Department District 1, 1311 West 46th Avenue

Voter Service and Polling Center

  • Highlands Recreation Center, 2880 Osceola Street
    Weekdays: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Saturday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Tuesday (May 5, election day): 7:00 am – 7:00 pm

Ballots can be dropped off at the above locations 24 hours a day until election day, May 5. On Tuesday, May 5 the polls will close at 7:00 pm sharp and all ballots must be received before that time.

For more information please click here.

 

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TONIGHT: Spring Community Social with BBQ, Beer, Wine and Bluegrass

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Join Sloan’s Lake Citizens Group, Jefferson Park United Neighbors and the Federal Boulevard Partnership for a fun spring community social TONIGHT. During the Co-Happy Hour at Brewshine BBQ and Taphouse (3109 Federal Blvd), the bluegrass band Working Man String Band will perform. The event is FREE and open to the public but you can help support our hard working neighborhood nonprofits by purchasing one of 2 great options at the door.

Option A – Ticket for food buffet and one drink = $15

Option B – Ticket for just the food buffet = $12

The Food Buffet includes (one trip) with BBQ Pulled Pork, Mac n Cheese, Coleslaw and Buns.

The Happy Hour is from 5pm – 7pm and includes $4 drafts and wine $3 well drinks.

Come celebrate spring with your friends and neighbors while enjoying great food and drinks!

See you there!

 

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Spring Community Social with BBQ, Beer, Wine and Bluegrass

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Join Sloan’s Lake Citizens Group, Jefferson Park United Neighbors and the Federal Boulevard Partnership for a fun spring community social April 23rd. During the Co-Happy Hour at Brewshine BBQ and Taphouse (3109 Federal Blvd), the bluegrass band Working Man String Band will perform. The event is FREE and open to the public but you can help support our hard working neighborhood nonprofits by pre-purchasing one of 2 great options.

Option A – Ticket for food buffet and one drink = $10

Option B – Ticket for just the food buffet = $7

The Food Buffet includes (one trip) with BBQ Pulled Pork, Mac n Cheese, Coleslaw and Buns.

You can pre-purchase tickets HERE at the Federal Boulevard Partnership’s website. Tickets can only be purchased online until April 19. After April 19, remaining tickets are $5 extra at the door, though you can join the fun without tickets, and purchase drinks to your heart’s desire.

The Happy Hour is from 5pm – 7pm and includes $4 drafts and wine $3 well drinks.

Come celebrate spring with your friends and neighbors while enjoying great food and drinks!

Hope to see you there!

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