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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Reinventing Our Streets
May 18, 2010 – 9:30 pm | No Comment
Reinventing Our Streets

This short video, showing brief re-imagination of Hastings Way and Barstow Street  in Eau Claire, Wis. is part of a large print/online feature story from Volume One Magazine discussing how streets define our community in countless ways. With Eau Claire on the cusp of some major street reconstruction projects – including the Eastside Hill Neighborhood’s eastern border, Hastings Way –  some figure it’s time to consider some of the amazing street projects adopted by forward thinking communities the world over.

Steering Committee Finds Open Chair
May 13, 2010 – 10:03 pm | No Comment
Steering Committee Finds Open Chair

by William Kampf, Neighborhood Steering Committee President
Have you ever thought, “Hey, I have good ideas? Why won’t anyone listen to me?” Maybe you were taking a stroll around the beautiful Eastside Hill, perhaps walking your dog, and …

Steering Committee Meeting Minutes | May 13, 2010
May 13, 2010 – 9:16 pm | No Comment
Steering Committee Meeting Minutes | May 13, 2010

Member(s) Present: Julie Hakes, Mike Gerber, William Kampf, Jamie Kampf, Dennis Plemon, Fern Wenman, Shannon Paulus, Mike Paulus, Matt Smith, Marcy Smith
Member(s) Absent: Ellen Schepkke
Guests: Nick Meyer
Meeting began at 6:30 P.M. at …

Open Air Festival of the Arts
May 10, 2010 – 6:30 am | No Comment
Open Air Festival of the Arts

The fourth annual Open Air Festival of the Arts (OAFA) will take place alongside the downtown farmer’s market on Saturday June 12 ( 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ) and Sunday June 13 (10:00 AM – 3:00 PM ), 2010 at Phoenix Park in downtown Eau Claire. Mark you calendars and text your friends! There will be more than 50 fine artists displaying and selling their original creations, several fine food artisans creating and selling your favorite festival foods, and special musical performances.

Semi-Annual Meeting Recap
May 4, 2010 – 9:25 am | No Comment
Semi-Annual Meeting Recap

by William Kampf, Neighborhood Steering Committee President
The Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association held its Semi-Annual meeting on Thursday, April 29th at Our Saviors Lutheran Church.  More than 50 people attended, making this one of …