What: Equitable Development Workshop (Click here to view the event flyer) When: Tuesday June 20, 2017, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Where: Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts. 660 E Ringgold St, Brownsville, TX 78520 Description: Are you interested in seeing development in Brownsville that helps our local economy while maintaining opportunities for affordable housing and creating walkable,… Continue reading Equitable Development Workshop – June 20
What: HACB’s Children’s Reading Club and Lending Library Unveiling. (Click here to view the event flyer) When: Saturday May 20, 2017, 10:30 AM Where: Edelstein Park, 1155 E Polk St, Brownsville, TX 78550 Description: Free Books for Children! Fun Activities! Snacks! Informational Booths! Buena Vida Paper Orchestra! We invite you to join us at a Edelstein Park for HACB’s Children’s Reading Club. Featured will be… Continue reading HACB’s Children’s Reading Club & Lending Library Unveiling
What: Buena Vida Choice Neighborhood Community Open House When: Thursday, March 16, 2017, 11am – 1pm Where: Buena Vida Choice Neighborhood Headquarters, 1406 E. 14th Street, Brownsville, Texas 78520 Description: We invite you to join us at a Community Open House to view a summary of thoughts, ideas and activities generated by the community… Continue reading Buena Vida Choice Neighborhood Community Open House
When: Saturday, February 18, 2017 Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Where: Edelstein Park. 1155 E. Polk Street, Brownsville, TX 78520. To view event flyer with location, click for English or Spanish. Description: Better Block is a temporary urban design activity to help envision a block with a variety of resources that may bring a concept to… Continue reading Buena Vida Build a Better Block
When: Thursday, October 27, 2016 Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Where: Cummings Middle School, 1800 Cummings Place. To view event flyer with location, click for English or Spanish. Description: What are the most positive things about the Buena Vida neighborhood? What are the negative issues that need to be addressed? Do you have ideas for… Continue reading Community Meeting #2!
When: Wednesday, September 7, 2016 Time: 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM Where: East Tyler Street, Between East 13th Street and East 14th Street. To view event flyer with location, click for English or Spanish. Description: The Buena Vida neighborhood is one of ten communities nationwide to be awarded a 2016 HUD Choice Neighborhoods Planning… Continue reading BUENA VIDA KICK OFF CELEBRATION!
Enthusiasm for the Choice Neighborhoods planning process for the Buena Vida Community resulted in a revitalized soccer field that sits adjacent to the Buena Vida Development. This early action project was completed this past Spring through a collaboration between YouthBuild Brownsville and HACB. It is a great example of the type of tangible results that… Continue reading Rehabbed Soccer Field an Early Action Project