Archived West of Wells Newsletter Postings

West of Wells featured on Fox News 11

Posted: April-18-13 Posted by: West of Wells

Check out the West of Wells Neighborhood Group and Barrie Schuster featured on Fox News 11.
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West of Wells Receives National Recognition

Posted: April-30-12 Posted by: WOW

Check out the following link for an article on the National Sheriffs Assoc. Neighborhood Watch website about West of Wells -- this is a great article about us and an amazing recognition of our efforts and achievements on a national level!!
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Landlord Notes

Posted: January-20-11 Posted by: West Of Wells

Property management practices are a citywide problem, but in a neighborhood where more than 80% of all residences are tenant occupied, the situation can get ugly if not kept in check. Luckily, in the West of Wells neighborhood, we have many responsible landlords and the neighborhood group has been successful in reaching out to landlords who have kept nuisance properties. What can an absentee landlord...
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Neighborhod Meeting Tuesday

Posted: September-28-10 Posted by: West of Wells

our next neighborhood meeting is on July 13th at the Neil Road substation at 3905 Neil Road next to the Neil Road Rec center - we are partnering with the Neil Road neighborhood group to do some outreach and education about graffiti and to distribute graffiti removal kits. Reducing graffiti is one of the most important ways that we can make our neighborhood better and we got a small grant to pay for the graffiti removal kits. Come help us assemble the kits together with another very active neighborhood group from our city! This should be a great meeting so hope to see you there.
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Thank Yous!

Posted: September-28-10 Posted by:

We have a few very important thank yous to make this month. First Sadie, and Sasquakk Design, who puts together this newsletter and has designed our West of Wells logo...
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An Illuminating Idea

Posted: September-28-10 Posted by:

Come to our next meeting and receive a free light bulb courtesy of NV Energy! According to Reno Police Officer Kelli Fox increasing the lighting around your property is one of the best ways to deter crime. A well-lit property leaves the impression that you are home and takes away the shadows under which break-ins and crimes may occur...
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March Meeting recap

Posted: July-13-10 Posted by:

At last month’s meeting we discussed our new website (check it out at www.westofwells.com!!) and ideas for how we want to represent and brand our neighborhood. We talked about our mission statement and the ‘About Us’ section of the website, and Sadie helped us finalize our WOW logo...
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An initiative started in our neighborhood catches on citywide!

Posted: July-13-10 Posted by: Dagny Stapleton

At the Feb 10th Reno City Council meeting, which included the final passage of an ordinance to limit the number of liquor stores on Wells Avenue, Councilmember Gustin had an additional item added to the agenda to discuss how similar changes could be implemented throughout the city...
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Neighborhood Meeting Update

Posted: July-13-10 Posted by: Dagny Stapleton

We had a great turnout again for our February meeting. RPD beat officer Jarel Hallert was there to meet us and give us an overview of recent crimes in the neighborhood...
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