MARCH YARD OF THE MONTH
Norman & Wendy Parent
Friends, Neighbors, and my fellow St. Bernardians,
We are sorry to say that OANA has postponed its two March functions:
Our Sippin in the Sunset scheduled for Thursday, March 19th &
Our OANA Membership meeting that was to be held on Wednesday, March 25.
We appreciate all that you have done to support us, and we promise to keep in touch about rescheduling these events and to communicate / update you on any other upcoming issues or concerns.
For now, stay safe, do your taxes, clean out a closet, and take care of your people,
NEXT GENERAL MEETING
Thursday, May 21st, 6 p.m.
at the Maumus Center
Join any time!
Membership is now open to all!
Past and new members: this year's $20 per household dues are now due! Pease bring cash or check to the meeting, and confirm your information on our membership list or fill out a new member application. If you can't make the meeting, you can join or renew online or by mail -- find details and instructions by clicking on the "MEMBERSHIP" tab above. (Credit card payment is available online only.)
** REFRESHMENTS AND DOOR PRIZES **
Note: Please park in the Center's parking lot, located on the side of the building off Friscoville, and enter the building through that side door
Just in case you missed our recent events:
👈 2nd Place
Sugar Fest was sweet!
Night Out Against Crime makes us safer!
Old Arabi paraded on Lundi Gras!
Friends and neighbors enjoyed Sippin' in the Sunset...
...except when we had to cancel
The totem pole went up...
and fell down...
and is up again!
Holiday donations were made
and the neutral ground was decorated
It was a very good year!
Love thy neighbor, love thy neighborhood!
Here are a couple of great articles about our neighborhood:
"New restaurants are joining old favorites in St. Bernard Parish" -- Gambit, May 14, 2018
"When St. Bernard made cars" (at the Ford motor plant in Arabi!) -- nola.com, Nov. 5, 2014
COME JOIN THE FUN!
While you're waiting for our next great event, if you're on Facebook check out this cool video from Domino's Sugar Refinery!
Old Arabi Revitalization Plan
The final plan has been released to the public, and includes the streetscape improvements on St. Claude Ave., as well as future improvements in the neighborhood
You can review plan details at the Parish website: