March 2009 



** UPDATED INFORMATION **
Please note the new date for the Neighborhood Meeting at Gibson Middle School. It will now be held on Monday, March 23.

Below you will find some information on upcoming events in Ward 5. We hope to see you there!

Las Vegas Neighborhood Partners Fund Grant Deadline
Monday, March 16
Applications must be submitted to the Neighborhood Services Department, by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, March 15, at 400 Stewart Ave., second floor, Las Vegas, NV 89101 for consideration.

Neighborhood Partners Fund Grants provide up to $5,000 for community improvement projects. In 2008, 23 neighborhoods representing all six city wards received Neighborhood Partners Fund grants for beautification and physical enhancement projects; cultural and community fairs; back-to-school fairs; safety and security projects; communication and capacity-building; and senior recreation and social projects.

To be eligible, projects must be planned and implemented by neighborhood associations registered with the city of Las Vegas Neighborhood Services Department. Applicants are also required to match requested grant funds with volunteer labor, funding or other matching resources.

Neighborhood Meeting
Monday, March 16
6 p.m.
Las Vegas Library, 833 Las Vegas Blvd. So.

Neighborhood Meeting
Monday, March 23
6 p.m.
Gibson Middle School, 3900 W. Washington Ave.

Earth Hour
Saturday, March 28
8:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Help send a powerful global message that we care enough about climate change to take action by turning off your lights for an hour. Las Vegas will lead more than 240 cities worldwide in this effort.
For more information, visit http://www.earthhourlv.org/


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Councilman Barlow
Steven Brooks
Ydoleena Yturralde
Tanya Jackson-Renter

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