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RG6149.AM:  Woods Park Neighborhood Association (Lincoln, Nebraska)



Records:  1979-2008

Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska

Size:  3.25 cu.ft.; 4 boxes + oversize



BACKGROUND NOTE



The Woods Park Neighborhood in Lincoln, Nebraska, consists of the area bounded by 24th Street, Capitol Parkway/Normal Boulevard, 33rd Street and “O” Street.  According to their bylaws, the purpose of the Woods Park Neighborhood Association is:




    • To improve the appearance of the neighborhood in order to make it a distinctive and attractive area in which to live.

    • To preserve the character of the neighborhood including its unique historic qualities.

    • To educate the residents of the neighborhood concerning neighborhood issues.

    • To meet community needs and ensure that all living in the area will feel a part of the neighborhood.

    • To take action on issues affecting our neighborhood.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of the records of the Woods Park Neighborhood Association of Lincoln, Nebraska.  Records include bylaws and organizational records, minutes of meetings, membership materials, master plan and improvement project files, newsletters and other historical information.  The bulk of the records date between 1979 and 2008.



The collection is mostly unprocessed, but a basic inventory is available.



INVENTORY



Box 1

Folder




    1. Bylaws

    1. Board members

    1. Membership forms

    1. Membership lists

    1. Secretary’s book, 1979-1980

    1. President’s notebook, 1980-1981

    1. Minutes, 1981-1983

    1. President’s notebook, 1984-1985

    1. President’s notebook, 1985-1986

    1. 1986

    1. 1987

    1. 1987

    1. 1988

    1. Agenda/minutes, 1986-1988

    1. 1989

    1. 1990

    1. 1991

    1. Minutes/agendas, 1992-1993

    1. 1992

    1. 1993

    1. 1993

    1. Minutes, 1994-1996

    1. 1994

    1. 1995

    1. 1996

    1. 1997

    1. Agenda/minutes, 1998

    1. 1998

    1. Agenda/minutes, 1999

    1. 1999, Billboard, cell towers, etc.



Box 2

Folder




    1. Agenda/minutes, 2000

    1. 2000, Neighborhood Pres., etc.

    1. Agenda/minutes, 2001

    1. 2001

    1. 2002

    1. Masters – WPNA 2002 Election

    1. 2003

    1. 2004

    1. 2005

    1. 2006

    1. 2007

    1. 2008

    1. Lincoln Neighborhood Newsletters

    1. Old Newsletters

    1. 1986

    1. 1987

    1. 1988

    1. 1989

    1. 1990

    1. 1991

    1. 1992

    1. 1993

    1. 1994

    1. 1995

    1. 1996

    1. 1997

    1. 1998

    1. 1999

    1. 2000

    1. WP Stationary

    1. Woods Park Brochure

    1. Neighborhood brochures

    1. Community Development Highlights

    1. Zoning, pt. 1

    1. Zoning, pt. 2

    1. Zoning, pt. 3

    1. Zoning, pt. 4

    1. Woods Park Neighborhood Plan, 1987

    1. Woods Park Neighborhood Plan, 1987

    1. Neighborhood Plan scrapbook, pt. 1

    1. Neighborhood Plan scrapbook, pt. 2

    1. Neighborhood Plan scrapbook, pt. 3

    1. Neighborhood Plan scrapbook, pt. 4

    1. Focus Area Action Plan



Box 3

Folder




    1. History/Preservation, pt. 1

    1. History/Preservation, pt. 2

    1. Certificates and Awards

    1. Health Department

    1. Diverter/Traffic

    1. Kuklin Pool

    1. Antelope Valley Project

    1. Antelope Valley Project

    1. Woods Park Master Plan

    1. Tennis Bubbles

    1. Problem Properties

    1. Parks

    1. Heart of Lincoln Home Tours

    1. Heart of Lincoln

    1. Correspondence

    1. Walking Tours

    1. Housing

    1. Maps (see also oversize)

    1. Pavement of “L” Street

    1. Alleys

    1. Schools

    1. Community Centers

    1. Recycling

    1. Neighborhood Watch

    1. Round Table

    1. Liability

    1. Businesses

    1. People of WPNA

    1. General Historic Info

    1. LES: Central Lincoln Reliability Study

    1. Neighborhood Initiatives

    1. LINC: Lincoln Neighborhoods, Inc.

    1. Contracts

    1. NCIP: Nebraska Community Improvement Program

    1. 1985 NCIP Lincoln Neighborhood Bus Tour

    1. Community Development Block Grants

    1. Community Development Task Force

    1. Neighborhood Week

    1. Neighborhoods, Inc.

    1. Neighborhood Housing Service (NHS)

    1. Community Resource Office

    1. Self Help Grant, 1980-1981 (27th St.)

    1. “Trees for Neighbors 1982” Project Final Report

    1. “Trees for Neighbors 1983” Project Final Report



Box 4

Folder




    1. “Trees for Neighbors 1982”

    1. Trees

    1. 27th Street Planting

    1. 1988 WPNA Change of Zone scrapbook – file folder

    1. High School House, 935 S. 28th

    1. Community Congress, 1989-1990

    1. 29th Street Resurfacing

    1. Amigos

    1. Elliott Area Action Plan

    1. S. 27th Target Action Plan

    1. Cleanups



 



Subject headings:



City planning — Nebraska — Lincoln

Housing — Nebraska — Lincoln

Neighborhood government — Nebraska — Lincoln

Woods Park Neighborhood Association (Lincoln, Neb.)



 



TMM     10-01-2020