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Porches and Policing
At this week’s General Meeting, Lieutenant William Reed, Jr. will share information about crime and police work in our district and listen to your concerns.
Also, ODWA member Joe Pierce has for several years now been holding a
Next General Meeting
successful “Sit and Set” operation in his corner of the district. After he explains the concept, we will try to get a few more going in other parts of the district.
All residents of the Old Dauphin Way Historic District are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served.
When: 7 PM, Thursday, April 9
Where: Sisters of Mercy Building, St. Mary Parish, northeast corner of Old Shell Road and Providence St.

Have an Extra Working Fridge?
Central Presbyterian Church is expanding its Food Pantry and is in need of refrigerators. If you have a plain, old, working refrigerator, Central will pick it up. Contact Charles Storrs at cell (334) 208-0227


Beautification
Pickets and plants. Details on our Beautification page.








In the News
                   The proposed I-10 bridge has a
                   website - and a logo.
                        http://www.mobileriverbridge.com/index.html


Mayor Stimpson declares a "War On Litter"
http://lagniappemobile.com/mayor-stimpson-declares-war-on-litter/

Editorial regarding the Blue Creek Coal Terminal addition to be taken up by the Planning Commision on February 6.
http://www.al.com/opinion/index.ssf/2014/01/no_more_coal_dust_for_downtown.html

The U.S. Department of Transportation is concerned about the huge increases in hazardous material shipments by rail and our aging infrastructure. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/03/us/concern-over-safety-grows-as-more-oil-rides-the-rails.html?hp

Ghost bikes mark the deaths of two cyclists. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/memorial_ghost_bikes_appear_wh.html#incart_flyout_news

The Board of Ed has an offer for Old Shell School, but...
    3. Developer clarifies http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/developer_interested_in_school.html#incart_river_default
    2. Sale tabled. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_old_shell_road_school.html
    1. Back on track for sale. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_old_shell_road_school.html

HMPS and Rhonda Davis part company http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_mobile_preservation_s.html#incart_river_default


Newsletter Online
You can read or download our October Newsletter here.

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Save Those Plants!
                       Don't toss those plants that
                       have overtaken your garden!
                       Pot them up for our Spring
                       Plant Swap on 10 AM, Saturday,
                       April 11. Details are here.

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