Category: Miscellaneous

Looking for new Board members!

We are currently taking nominations for new Board members. Our board is currently 7 at-large seats, and all are up for election at the next General Meeting in January 2017. You may nominate yourself or another person, and must be

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General Meeting Agenda

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING WEDNESDAY MARCH 23, 2016 7:00 PM AGENDA Greetings and Introduction of the Board Membership Update, Finance Report and Website Guest Speakers Councilmember LaToya Cantrell Greg Lawson of the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Engagement Chief McConnell of NOFD

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The Advocate Red Bags

There’s been some concern about the proliferation of red bags in our neighborhood twice a week. They are provided by the Advocate and local businesses advertise their weekly special savings. For every 10 people who don’t use this insert, 1

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NextDoor

Faubourg Avart has its own neighborhood on the popular private social network, NextDoor. NextDoor verifies your information including name and address, and is great for everything from lost pets, recommendations for a great painter to organizing a neighborhood event. And

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Streetwalker column

R. Stephanie Bruno’s Streetwalker column on January 25th featured the 5200 block of Laurel Street, which is located within Faubourg Avart.

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What is FANA?

FANA is the Faubourg Avart Neighborhood Association. It was organized in 2011 when neighbors living near Magazine Street, between Upperline and Valmont streets realized that they did not have an active neighborhood association. The name of the association comes from

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