Edgewater Glen Community Meeting with Alderman Harry Osterman (Monday, October 7th, 6:30 pm)

You are invited to the EGA Community Meeting with Alderman Harry Osterman, Caitlin
Bustos of Helix Cafe, and Andrea Raila a tax analyst specializing in property tax appeals on Monday, October 7th at 6:30 pm.

The EGA Community Meeting is a great place to meet your neighbors and get up to date on the
latest goings-on around the neighborhood. This is also your opportunity to ask the Alderman
and EGA questions that affect our community.

Meeting details:

Monday, October 7th, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at St Gertrude’s Social Hall 1401 W Granville

6:30 – 7:00 pm: Meet & greet with your neighbors. Free wine, non-alcoholic beverages, and
refreshments will be served. Catering by Helix Cafe

● 7:00 – 8:30 pm: Meeting

Topics of discussion with the Alderman are expected to include:

1. City budget
2. Red Line Modernization
3. Edgewater Metra station
4. Clark Street development
5. Rising lake level Impacts
6. Criminal activity

We are also happy to host Caitlin Bustos from the Helix Cafe (6237 N Clark St) and tell us
about their novel and noble social enterprise (and delicious food and drinks!).

We also welcome Andrea Raila, who will provide a brief update on tax assessment exemptions.

Edgewater Glen’s Fall Plant Swap will be held Saturday, September 21st

Edgewater Glen’s Fall Swap will be held Sat. Sept. 21st, weather permitting, in the back yard at 1420 W. Glenlake from 10am until noon.

Fall is a good time to thin/transplant iris’ and share other plants and excess gardening stuff. Come and meet your gardening neighbors.

Even if you don’t have items to share, we usually have leftovers that need a home.

For more info contact Kim Kaulas at 773-368-3949.

EGA 46th Annual Garden Walk next Sunday, July 14th from noon to 5pm.

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EGA 46th Annual Garden Walk next Sunday, July 14th from noon to 5pm.

Don’t miss your chance to see the beautiful gardens in the 1200 & 1300 blocks of the Edgewater Glen neighborhood. Many of them are also ‘Poison-free’ with no herbicides\pesticides used.

The starting point is at 1420 W. Glenlake (6100N) and admission is $5 per adult with children free for this easily-walkable event with plenty of street parking.

Admission also includes a raffle ticket chance to win Gethsemane Garden Center Gift Certificates. You won’t have another chance to view these gardens until 2021!

Facebook Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2405971212756665/