Accomplishments

Pre-2014 Accomplishments:

  • $1.1 million of improvements including a new playground, gym and other school improvements through the Neighborhood Revitalization Program.
  • 2000 Installation of public art: The Garden Party by sculpture Scott Wallace
    Armatage Gateway
  • A low-interest home improvement & emergency loan program for residents
    Fit It Fund
  • Neighborhood identity signs
    Armatage sign on Penn
  • Business facade improvement grants for Red Wagon, Penn Ave Dental, Bella Custom Homes and more area businesses
    Red Wagon Pizza
  • Publish a quarterly newsletter
  • Funded the Youthstart Work Program at Armatage Park for 12-15 year-olds
  • Support block leader training, and host safety workshops
  • Host an annual summer festival and support park activities since 1996
    ANA Summer Festival
  • Installation of tot lot playground on Washburn Ave in 1993 with major updates in 2018