Neighbor’s Post Update & a Reminder

The WCHA Neighbor's Post page has been updated.  This month there's an invitation to a Downtown Residential Council forum at the Sky Bar, a survey about the theatre experience in Long Beach, and information about Holiday events Downtown.   http://willmorecity.org/?page_id=271 We look forward to you and yours joining us at  the Annual Willmore Holiday Potluck next Wednesda...
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The Holiday Season in Willmore City

Joy noel Willmore City, the holiday season has arrived, and baby it's cold outside! Thanks to those who joined us on the November Willmore Walks Porch Tour braving the cold.  We saw many festively decorated porches, toured Sherron Leno's home, and got spend time with a Rory and his lovely Colorado family who return to Willmore every year for Thanksgiving. If you would li...
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Neighbor’s Post

Thanks for attending yesterday's monthly community meeting, we hope you enjoyed the presentations by Charlie Gandy and Marshal Humphrey.   Join us for the two additional WCHA events this month: Victorian Holiday Decorating Event and Willmore Walks - Porches.  Also,  mark your calendars for the annual Willmore Holiday Potluck on Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at the home of Ms....
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Bike-talk, Movie night, and Porches

Many thanks to those who were able to join us at the Willmore Historic District Sign unveiling.  We look forward to seeing many more of these signs being installed in our neighborhood in the very near future.  There are many exciting things to come this month and we hope you will join us.  Also mark your calendars for the annual Willmore Holiday Potluck on Wednesday, December...
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Special City Council meeting regarding Downtown LB & Willmore – Tuesday, Nov 9 at 3:30 PM

Dear Willmore City / Drake Park resident, neighbor, and friend: The Willmore City Heritage Association and Downtown Residential Council  http://longbeachdrc.com/ is in support of approving and implementing the Downtown Community Plan www.lbds.info/planning/advance_planning/downtown_community_plan. We invite you to attend tomorrow's special City Council meeting Tu...
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Celebrate the 1st Historic District Sign Installation!!!

Please join the Willmore City Heritage Association and Councilmember Robert Garcia for the installation of the first historic district sign! When: Saturday, October 30th Time: 10 AM Location: near 815 Loma Vista Drive (cross street-Chester Place) If there are any questions, please contact Lena Gonzalez with the Office of Councilmember Robert Garcia 562-570-69...
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OCTOBER EVENT REMINDERS

_________________________________________ Hope you are enjoying the exciting weather we are having today! Thanks to those who participated in the neighborhood clean-up on the 9th.  If you have photos from the event please email them to emily@willmorecity.org and they will be shared with the world! Also if you would like to renew or become a WCHA member please visit our ne...
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Events in October

_________________________________________ Thanks to those who joined us on the September Willmore Walks tour focusing on the lovely Victorian Homes in our neighborhood.  We are grateful to Ernie, Scott & Robbi, and Cheryl for taking the time to share their lovely homes and story with us.  You can see photos of the tour here. There are several exciting events this month ...
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A thank you, Willmore Walks, and events Downtown

_________________________________________ Thanks to those who were able to stop by our booth at the 3rd Annual Restoration Trade Fair!  We had a wonderful time visiting with our fellow Long Beach neighbors, sharing all that is fantastic about the Willmore City / Drake Park Historic District, and celebrating the wonders of restoration.  Many thanks to those who renewed their ...
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Events in September

Please join us for the following events this month: EVENTS IN SEPTEMBER Code Enforcement Meeting PLACE: Willmore Community Police Center, 910 Daisy Ave. DATE: Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010 TIME: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm ________________________ Monthly Meeting Please join us for our monthly community meeting.   The subject of the September meeting will be Histor...
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Meet New South Division Commander Joe Stilinovich

WILLMORE COMMUNITY POLICE CENTER Neighborhood Improvement Strategy Area Invites you to Meet the New South Division Commander Commander Joe Stilinovich Long Beach residents are invited to the Willmore Community Police Center located at 910 Daisy Avenue on Wednesday, September 1, 2010 from 6:00 pm. to 7:30 pm. The newly appointed Commander to the Long Beach Poli...
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Save the date: August 10th City Council meeting to honor Willmore!

Dear Willmore City Heritage members and residents, Please join us tonight at 5 PM for the city council meeting here at cityhall Mayor Bob Foster and your Councilmember Robert Garcia will be presenting a proclomation for Willmore's achievement in obtaining the "Neighborhood of the Year" award. Thank you for your hard work! Please feel free to forward this email t...
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Many Thanks

The 2nd Annual WCHA Auction and Opportunity Drawing was held on July 21, 2010 at the Bembridge Homesite. The carriage house was filled with wonderful treasures which were raffled off to those lucky few. The Auction was a great success and tons of fun. Thanks to everyone who attended and supported us by bringing tasty eats and purchased donation tickets. Many thanks to ...
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2010 WCHA Auction & Opportunity Drawing

In lieu of this months meeting, Willmore City Heritage Association is hosting the 2nd Annual Auction and Opportunity Drawing.  We hope all  WCHA members and friends will attend.  This community fundraiser is taking place July 21, 2010 at the Bembridge Heritage Homesite. The event is a potluck, so bring your favorite food item to share. Donation tickets for drinks will be a...
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Home For Rent in Willmore

                  Please visit "Neighbor's Post" Web Page for more information   http://willmorecity.org/?page_id=271   Your Neighbors, WCHA  
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Neighbor’s Corner Page Added to Website

Greetings WCHA members and subscribers, In light of recent events, the WCHA Board has moved to add a page to the website titled, "Neighbor's Post". This page has been constructed to serve as an informational board for special events or activities that are local community driven, where neighbor-to-neighbor communication can occur.  An e-mail of approved Neighbor's Corner p...
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Willmore Heritage T-Shirts

Greetings everyone, At long last, the T-shirts proudly displaying our WCHA logo are finished and ready for purchase. If you pre-ordered your shirt, come to tomorrow's meeting to pick it up. Cost for shirts is $20. We have plenty of shirts, so if you'd like to buy one  ( and wear it with pride ) we'd love to see you tomorrow! Cheers, WCHA Board Members
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Local Hero Contest – $250,000 for his/her cause

Dear Neighborhood & Community Leaders --  Do you know a local hero?  The Ford Heroes F150 Contest  by Ford and ABC's Extreme Makeover is available to help a local hero who is working to help his or her community. Tell them about the person you know and what makes that person a real hero. The winner will receive a 2009 Ford F-150, and $250,000 for his or her cause.    ...
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How to Have a Garage Sale – city information

First, you must have a garage sale permit—it must be conspicuously displayed!  Single family residence: authorized two permits per street address per calendar year. Each permit has a $16.00 fee.  Multi-family residence: authorized one permit per street address per calendar quarter. Each permit has a $16.00 fee.  Multi-family garage sale (also known as block sale) count...
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May 14th WECA Mtg. with Tom Reeves, City Prosecutor

West End Community Association  (WECA) is featuring Tom Reeves, City Prosecutor, at their next meeting on May 14th.  Tom will present an update on the Prosecutor's Office, as well as the City's sex offenders ordinance, from the Prosecutor's perspective.  He will be available for a question/answer session immediately following his presentation.   WECA Monthly Meeting Ma...
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GREETINGS & WELCOME !

WELCOME TO THE DRAKE PARK/WILLMORE CITY HISTORIC DISTRICT: THE 1ST DESIGNATED HISTORIC DISTRICT OF LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA.
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