Do you live in a Sears & Roebuck kit home?
April 9, 2010 – 3:51 am | 7 Comments

“My family grew up on the Easthill and I have always loved the structure of homes I rode by on my bike and went trick or treating to on Halloween. But it wasn’t until I was helping my ‘then future husband” purchase a home that I noticed how similar many of the Easthill homes look. In fact, you could say some looked exactly the same? So I went sleuthing…”

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April 20: All-Neighbor Semi-Annual Meeting
April 17, 2017 – 5:00 am | No Comment

April 20, Thursday – Eastside Hill Neighborhood Associations All-Neighbor Semi-Annual Meeting

6pm – EXPO of presenters; 6:30 Meeting. At Spirit Lutheran Church lower hall

Twice a year, September and April, we encourage all Neighbors to come to learn how our Association has grown and to give the Steering Committee of our Association your concerns, suggestions and feedback.

Before the meeting there will be an EXPO starting at 6 PM of local presenters to interact with: our city and county representatives, City Engineers with plans for Neighborhood streets, community police officers, updates on some of our projects. Our friends at Spirit Lutheran will serve snacks starting at 6:00 also.

At our 6:30 meeting we will report on initiatives we have going including our on-going progress to make Margaret Street safer. The City Engineer will list street and alley projects for our area; also about an upgrade on Harding Avenue for 2018. There will be time for Neighbors to weigh in with ideas and concerns.

Come celebrate, challenge, elucidate…

Local Effort: Proposed swimming beach along the Eau Claire River at Boyd Park
March 6, 2017 – 8:54 pm | No Comment
Local Effort: Proposed swimming beach along the Eau Claire River at Boyd Park

In case you hadn’t seen this yet, from you neighbor Chris … “Plans are in the works to resurrect the ‘Bathing Beach’ along the Eau Claire river below Boyd Park. This beach existed from 1912-1936. …

Profile of a Low-income Household in Our Neighborhood
February 15, 2017 – 4:17 pm | No Comment
Profile of a Low-income Household in Our Neighborhood

Our recently formed “humanKIND Eau Claire” project, as part of our Neighborhood Association, offers this interview of a pair of our Neighbors who are each other’s best friend. They had couch surfed or closet surfed …

Fantastic ‘Artist-in-Classroom’ Program at Flynn Elementary
February 15, 2017 – 4:15 pm | No Comment
Fantastic ‘Artist-in-Classroom’ Program at Flynn Elementary

In Fall 2016, an Artist-in-Classroom (AIC) endowed fund was established with the Eau Claire Public School Foundation by two Eastside Hill patrons for Flynn Elementary School. The purpose of the fund is to provide support …

This Winter: The Eastside Hill and Volume One’s WInter After Hours
January 9, 2017 – 3:13 pm | No Comment
This Winter: The Eastside Hill and Volume One’s WInter After Hours

Volume One Magazine has made our Association a generous offer to be one of the sponsors of their January and February Thursday Nights at Boyd Park – called “Winter After Hours.” Along with snow sculptures, …

humanKIND: Building Community and Celebrating Diversity on the Eastside Hill
January 9, 2017 – 1:55 pm | No Comment
humanKIND: Building Community and Celebrating Diversity on the Eastside Hill

humanKIND is a new neighborhood group focused on “Building Community and Celebrating Diversity in the Eastside Hill Neighborhood, Eau Claire, WI.” A part of the Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association, this group will hold monthly meetings …