Monday, September 17, 2018

SODA Business Member Dues

At last month's meeting we discussed raising the dollar amount for SODA Business Member dues.
We will discuss this issue again on Oct. 11 and propose a vote on a possible change.
Your input is needed!

(Regular Members Dues will remain $15 per year / per household)

Vote free polls

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Meeting Change Notice

Due to personal scheduling issues we're not going to be presenting to the Master Gardner Association of Wayne County meeting tonight. We'll post information for a future meeting when we will present our completed flower box project. Sorry for any inconvenience 

Friday, September 7, 2018

Traffic Commission & Master Gardener Association of Wayne County

There are two important meetings next week.
Please see the dates, times, and related information below:

Traffic Commission Meeting 
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
7:00 pm

Dearborn Police Department
Check in at the visitors desk in the lobby

*Proposal to remove 15 minute parking signs on Monroe.
Questions regarding traffic safety proposals to remove several neighborhood stop signs.

Master Gardener Association of Wayne County
Thursday, September 13, 2018
7:00 pm

University of Michigan Environmental Interpretive Center
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128

The Environmental Interpretive Center is located on the campus of the University of Michigan-Dearborn (UM-Dearborn).

The Center is on the corner of Fair Lane Drive and Monteith Boulevard.
Visitor parking is available in the third level of the Monteith parking Structure adjacent to the Center. There is a $0.50 per hour parking fee payable at the self-serve kiosk on that level. There is a bus drop-off/pick-up area in front of the Center.

See map at:

*Representatives from SODA will provide an update on our neighborhood beautification

Healthy Dearborn Walk n' Roll - The Mighty Oak Cafe

Healthy Dearborn Walk N Roll

The Mighty Oak Cafe
20219 Carlysle St., Suite D, Dearborn, Michigan 48124

Wednesday, September 12 at 6:00 PM

WE WALK n ROLL at promptly at 6:30p

The Mighty Oak Cafe & Bistro is a SODA Business Member in the old Adray Appliance building in the SODA Neighborhood. They will have some treats for us to try before we Walk n Roll. Everyone is welcome!!

In past years, Healthy Dearborn Walk N Roll has met at a different park each week. This year, they are not only meeting at some of the more obscure parks in the city, but also at some of their favorite small businesses throughout the city.

2018 has been a fun year as they explore the city and the small businesses that it has to offer, and Healthy Dearborn Walk N Roll continues through the end of October.

Check out to additional locations and times

*Rollers: Be sure to do regular maintenance and safety checks on your bikes, pump your tires, bring along an extra tube, lights, and water. Helmets are strongly recommended. Routes will be approximately 6 miles long.

*Walkers: Bring your best walking shoes and water. Routes will be approx 2-2.5 miles long.

**All kids must be accompanied by an adult.

No walker or roller left behind! We are a no drop group that will ride/walk at a pace comfortable for all in attendance. We encourage all ages and skill levels to join us!
Be sure to join our Healthy Dearborn Walk n Roll group to ask questions and post pictures from the Walk n Rolls that you attend!

Healthy Dearborn Walk n Roll is a collaboration between the Healthy Dearborn Coalition (Beaumont Health, City of Dearborn Government, and Dearborn Public Schools) and Bike Dearborn While City of Dearborn supports our efforts, the Healthy Dearborn Walk n Roll runs independent of the City of Dearborn and its services.
**You are responsible for your own well-being while participating in a roll or walk.