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Neighborhood notebook

By LORRIE LYKINS, Times Correspondent
Published November 14, 2007



Neighborhood group will meet with area police officer

The Meadowlawn Neighborhood Association will meet Thursday. The agenda includes a round-table meeting with the neighborhood's community police officer and a reminder that the annual large trash collection is scheduled for Nov. 26 for residents east of 16th Street N. It is scheduled for Dec. 3 for residents west of 16th Street N. Residents should place items at the curb the night before for collection. No hazardous or building materials please.

When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Where: Hope Lutheran Church, 1801 62nd Ave. N.


Holiday to bring change in meeting of neighbors

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the next meeting of the Bayou Highlands neighborhood has been scheduled for Thursday. Fire Chief William Jolley is the scheduled speaker.

He will discuss services provided by the Fire Department, the Home Safe program and child safety seats. The group will also receive nominations for 2008 officers.

When: 7 p.m. Thursday.

Where: Lake Maggiore Boulevard S and Sixth Street S. In the event of bad weather, the meeting will move to 546 Lake Maggiore Boulevard S.


Nominations for board and officers on agenda

The next meeting of the Jungle Terrace Neighborhood Association is set for Monday. The agenda includes discussion of nominations for officers and board members for next year, as well as a guest speaker.

When: 7 p.m. Monday.

Where: Walter Fuller Recreation Center, 7891 26th Ave. N.


Association to meet,hear group perform

The Greater Pinellas Point Civic Association will hold a neighborhood meeting Tuesday. Agenda items include a presentation by Tom Killian of CONA on the 2008 leadership class, proposed changes to GPPCA bylaws, and a musical performance by the Royal Victorian Teens. A Thanksgiving turkey will be given away as a door prize.

When: 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Where: The Social Hall at Blessed Trinity Church, 1600 54th Ave. S.

Info: http://www.greaterpinellas


CONA seeks applicants for leadership program

The Council of Neighborhood Associations CONA is accepting applications for its annual leadership program to develop individuals interested in community leadership. Among the objectives are broadening understanding of the community, expanding the pool of skilled neighborhood leaders and encouraging the establishment of networks among neighborhood leaders. Tuition is $75; payment is due before Nov. 30. Applications and further information may be obtained at CONA's Web site,, or by contacting Ingrid Comberg at 821-2192 or Mary Darling at 865-1621.

Neighborhood Notebook is compiled by Times correspondent Lorrie Lykins. E-mail news to or mail it to Lorrie Lykins, Neighborhood Notebook, P.O. Box 4954, Seminole, FL 33775. The deadline for inclusion in the Wednesday Neighborhood Times is 5 p.m. the previous Friday.

[Last modified November 13, 2007, 22:56:43]

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