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RECAP OF FEBRUARY 15H CSV MEETING

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Great Meeting Yesterday! We had a wonderful turnout and an abundance of baked goods and merriment! Love Rising Lutheran Church hosted our meetings for years & we appreciate them. https://loverisinglutheranchurch.com/

Remember that CSV meetings are the 3rd Saturday of the Month from 10am – 12pm.

The Rundown

At 9am, our District 4 Manager Letty Azar gave a great overview of area happenings including:

Tax foreclosure prevention counseling workshop – 2/18/2020

Tuesday February 18 @ Bethany Lutheran Church, 11475 E Outer Drive. It’s from 4pm-7pm.**

Remember to bring a copy of your deed, proof of ownership and/or lease. License or photo ID. Recent DTE bill or mail w/ name or address on it and any correspondence from Wayne County.

Other items covered were the 2nd Round of the Detroit at Work / FCA job readiness events.

SHOW ME THE MONEY 3/14/2020
Financial Resource Fair on Saturday, March 14th from 11am-3pm. It will take place at the Salvation Army 3000 Conner St.
Banks, credit unions & other community resources will be there. ๐Ÿ’ต๐Ÿ’ต๐Ÿ’ต๐Ÿ’ต You can reserve a spot here

District 4 Community Meeting 2/18/2020
District 4 Meeting at WCCCD’s Eastern Campus on 5901 Conner. City representatives will be there along with other city service reps.

Rental Properties

Mrs. Azar also covered the topic of the rental property compliance and how the property needs to obtain a certificate of compliance before they move someone in.

Property owners can learn how to register their rental properties, learn how to maintain it, and more here:  https://detroitmi.gov/…/pro…/rental-property-information

You can see if a rental property is registered here: https://detroitmi.gov/webapp/rental-map


DWSD

At 10am DWSD gave a presentation ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ about the sewer upgrades about the coming to Cornerstone Village! They were friendly & answered all attendees questions! ๐Ÿ˜€

Work starts in about 2 1/2 weeks

Note: not every residence is getting an upgrade or replacement. And the residents being worked on will receive prior notice in the form of a door hanger flyer.

More coming soon

E. Warren Tool Library

Gloria Mann ๐Ÿ˜Ž from the E. Warren Tool library gave us info about upcoming Tool Library Goings on including workshops. Follow them on Facebook for updates. ๐Ÿ› ๐Ÿ› 

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Kesha McKinney, from Councilman Andre Spivey’s, office spoke to us about the February 22 Chandler Park Winter Blast. More information is at DetroitD4.com โ„โ›„

Latisha Johnson of MECCA Development Corporation attended and briefly spoke about MECCA’s Community Closet Program! yay
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๐ŸŒฎChipotle gave a presentation. It will be located across from the Starbucks on Radnor & Mack. ๐ŸŒฎ๐ŸŒฏ
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Thanks for reading

February 15 CSV Monthly Meeting

The Cornerstone Village Association is having its first meeting of the new year! 2020! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

In addition to the regular meeting, we have 3 special guests!!

Join Letty Azar, the District 4 (D4) Manager, for a meeting especially for you, Cornerstone Village (CSV) residents @ 9AM

Residents in surrounding communities are also encouraged to attend.

Letty would like to hear the concerns of the communities in District 4.

Bivings, the Business Liaison for D4, may also be available.

Immediately following the general meeting, the Detroit Water & Sewage Department will give an update on water main upgrades in CSV.

Representatives from Chipotle will also be there.

https://facebook.com/events/s/february-15th-csv-monthly-comm/1839963509470623/?ti=as

12/27/19 End-Of-Year Cornerstone Village Donation Request ๐Ÿฆ“

Please consider making an end-of-year donation to the Cornerstone Village organization (CSV). Help keep our organization strong! The donation that we receive will go toward the mission statement that we are built upon: Safety, Harmony and Beautification! Along with Empowerment! Your financial contributions are appreciated and tax deductible.

Ways to donate:

  • Donations are accepted (in any amount) at our meetings
  • You can send a check or money order donation to: Cornerstone Village, P.O. Box 36696, Detroit MI 48236-0696
  • AND we accept donations through PayPal.

You can designate a donation for specific purposes:

  1. General Funds
  2. Newsletter Printing & Distribution
  3. Board-up Projects
  4. Arts Design & Projects
  5. Cornerstone Village Signs
  6. Photos and Presentation Materials
  7. Refreshments 8. Garden Fund

For more information, contact us at cornerstone.village@yahoo.com or call (313) 882-1838.

Haunted House @ 5th Precinct

The 5th Precinct is hosting a haunted house, October 31st from 6:30 - 8:30pm! The address 3500 Conner St

Come on out to the 5th Precinct as they host A HAUNTED HOUSE ๐Ÿ‘ป๐Ÿ‘ป๐Ÿ‘ป๐Ÿ‘ป๐Ÿ‘ป on Halloween for goodness sakes! From 6:30 – 8:30pm, October 31st.

No October Meeting

The October community meeting has been canceled and there will NOT be a community meeting for the rest of this year. ๐Ÿ˜ฅ Our next meeting will be January 18, 2020. Please mark your calendar. ๐Ÿ“…

Instead join us at the Auto Insurance Town Hall this Friday October 18 @ 5:30pm at Love Rising Lutheran Church [link] ๐Ÿš— ๐Ÿš— ๐Ÿš—

Keep an eye ๐Ÿ‘€ on our page for other events and please consider joining Nextdoor.com for the latest of community updates.
To receive an invitation, please email cornerstone.village@yahoo.com – Indicate that you are interested in joining Nextdoor.

10/12/19 Cornerstone Village’s Garden Cleanup and Winter Preparation

From the desk of CSV’s own Cookie Mo ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿพโ€๐Ÿ’ป

Hello Neighbors:

Please mark your calendar for the following garden event:

‘Cornerstone Villageโ€™s Garden Cleanup and Winter Preparation’

Sat, Oct 12, 10:30am

Location: 5415 Hereford (Corner of Hereford and Southampton) Google location: https://goo.gl/maps/hsnxAVnj3Ps

We will be preparing the area for next year. Please bring shovels! We need your help!

Refreshments will be available. ๐Ÿบ ๐Ÿฅž ๐ŸŒฎ

Hope to see you there!

PICK SOME ZINNIAS BEFORE THEY GO BAD

October Film on the Hill (Cancelled)

Due to weather conditions, Film on the Hill has been cancelled for Sat., October 5. ๐Ÿ˜ฅ

Join the Friends of the Alger Theater for our annual Film on the Hill Outdoor Movie Night at Balduck Park on Saturday, October 5, 7:30 PM. Remember to bring your favorite movie snack to share, a flashlight, bug spray, and a chair or blanket. Film on the Hill is a free, family-friendly event benefiting the historic Alger Theater. Everyone is welcome! This is a make-up date due to past inclement weather.

Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2
When video-game bad guy Ralph and best friend Vanellope discover a way onto the internet, they set off on a mission to save her broken video game. PG

Preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T73h5bmD8Dc