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St. Petersburg residents asked to comment on proposed apartment complex


Have your say on proposal to build apartment complex

The city's Development Review Commission will consider the proposed construction of a 156-unit apartment complex at 2494 13th Ave. N. Residents may attend and have up to three minutes to address the panel.

When: 2 p.m. today.

Where: City Hall Council Chambers, 175 Fifth St. N.


Groundwater, stadium proposal on the agenda

The Azalea Neighborhood Association will meet Thursday. The agenda includes planning a meeting to discuss groundwater contamination and presentations on the proposed stadium for the Tampa Bay Rays.

When: 7 p.m. Thursday.

Where: Azalea Baptist Church, 7900 22nd Ave. N.


Salt Creek cleanup, war memorial are topics

The Bartlett Park Neighborhood Association meets Thursday.

The agenda includes updates on the Salt Creek cleanup, restoration of the war memorial at Greenwood Cemetery on 11th Avenue S by Boy Scout Troop 305, and information on the free mulch program and the community garden.

When: 6 p.m. Thursday.

Where: Frank Pierce Center, 2000 Seventh St. S.



Proposed waterfront stadium to be discussed

A representative from Preserve Our Wallets and Waterfront will discuss the proposed waterfront baseball stadium on the site of Progress Energy/Al Lang Field at the next meeting of the Northeast Park Neighborhood Association.

When: 7 p.m. Monday.

Where: Masonic Home of Florida, 3201 First St. NE.


Developer's rep to speak at association meeting

The North Kenwood Neighborhood Association will meet Monday.

The guest speaker is a representative from the Richman Group, a potential developer proposed to construct a 156-unit apartment complex on the property of 2494 13th Ave. N. The Richman Group will give a presentation and answer questions from members.

When: 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Where: Edward White Hospital Auditorium, 2299 Ninth Ave. N, Room 1G.


Meeting centers on

garden, fundraising

The Palmetto Park Neighborhood Association meets the second Tuesday of the month.

The group will discuss the community garden and fundraising efforts.

When: 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Where: Louise Graham Regeneration Center, 2301 Third Ave. S.

Info: Call Freddie Miller, 327-8744


Transportation manager to talk on speed control

The Disston Heights Civic Association will present St. Petersburg neighborhood transportation manager Michael Frederick at its meeting on Tuesday. Frederick will discuss the requirements for the installation of speed control devices throughout the neighborhood. The meeting is open to the public.

Where: St. Petersburg Community Church, 4501 30th Ave. N.

When: 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Info: Call Jim Donelon, 433-5534 or e-mail


Group to discuss goals, neighborhood crime

The Edgemoor Neighborhood Association will meet May 20.

Topics to be discussed include neighborhood goals and progress and increasing membership. A police representative will discuss neighborhood criminal activity. Residents are encouraged to attend and discuss ways to make the neighborhood a great place to live.

When: 6 p.m. May 20.

Where: Mangrove Bay Golf Course Clubhouse, 875 62nd Ave. NE.

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

St. Petersburg residents asked to comment on proposed apartment complex 05/06/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 1:38pm]
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