On Sunday, December 10, 2023, the BMW Dallas Marathon Race will be on Greenville Avenue. Plan your day accordingly and head to Greenville Ave to cheer on the participants! Expect traffic disruptions around the Central Business District and citywide until 3 p.m. on Sunday. Check the street closure timeline
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WHAT: Free Zoo Day hosted by District 14 Council Member, Paul Ridley WHERE: Dallas Zoo WHEN: Saturday, December 2nd 9AM-12PM City of Dallas Council Members Chad West, Jesse Moreno, and Paul Ridley invite all residents in Districts 1, 2, and 14 to bring their families and friends to join them
Hello, Vickery Place residents! As the autumn leaves make their descent, we're entering the season of gratitude and gathering. With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it's the perfect time to not only express thanks but also to ensure our homes are cozy and secure. In this month's newsletter, we're serving
Vickery Place is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Dallas, filled with Prairie, Craftsman and Tudor bungalows, and old growth Pecan trees. The original Vickery Place subdivision was created out of the survey of three farms in August, 1911. Initially, 500 lots were platted, and Vickery Place was bounded on
Hello Vickery Place Neighbors, I'm Ross Goldberg, your fellow resident at 5425 Belmont Ave since 2013, and a proud single dad to an 11-year-old middle schooler. I'm also a former marathon runner who's recently found his way back to the track. I'm out seven days a week with my 19-month-old
WHAT: Vote on the future Vickery Place Neighborhood Association Board, meet your neighbors, and learn how to get involved! WHEN: 11/14/24 @ 6PM WHERE: Pizzeria Testa - 3525 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206 Note: The election was previously slated to take place at Fireside Pies but with their unexpected
Greenland Hills History Night w/ Rose-Mary RumbleyJoin Preservation Dallas and the Greenland Hills Neighborhood Association for a Greenland Hills history night, featuring Rose-Mary Rumbley!Eventbrite Hey Neighbors, The Preservation Dallas Home Tour and the Greenland Hills Neighborhood Association will be screening the Greenland Hills 100 yr anniversary film (less than
Howdy Neighbors, We have got a double feature this month with a Digital and a Paper Newsletter. We have switched our website and newsletter to a new tool and wanted to get the word out ASAP! Let us know what you think of it at the end of this newsletter
Welcome to the VPNA book club. We are a once-a-month group that meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month. Mark your calendar for December 14 if you'd like to join us. This month's book is The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis. The meeting will be at 5255
Give our neighborhood a scary good reason to walk the blocks, get to know neighbors and enjoy some serious creativity! The VPNA Board will award TWO prizes for the most Halloween-spirited front yard. The 1st prize winner will choose either $250 of wine or $150 in cash. The second prize
Hey neighbors are you aware that the 2024 Dallas Bond Proposal has a line item that would mean building a 5000 - 7000 Square foot skate park within the existing park, at the approximate cost of $500,000? The skate park may or may not be approved but, now is
NNO was a great success! Thanks to all who came out and our Sponsors for providing such great prizes! Be sure to check back as more photos get added below!
Please help us congratulate our Yard of the Month Winners for October at 5628 Miller Avenue! Lauren and David Van Wagenen moved into their beautiful house on the 5600 block of Miller Avenue in 2016 after falling in love with the lot’s mature trees (all 11 of them) and
We've recently created a Facebook Group to allow neighbors to interact with each other. Our existing Facebook Page is still a great source for the latest events from the Vickery Place Neighborhood Association but the new Facebook Group is a way to enable neighbors to reach out to each other!
VPNA present's National Night Out, October 3rd from 6-9pm. Join the fun and meet your neighbors with a chance to take home big prizes!
5437 Bonita Ave - Jim and Georgia Shadduck Congratulations to Jim and Georgia Shadduck on winning VPNA’s Yard of the Month for September 2023. We are thrilled to spotlight this fun couple and share what we learned from them! The Shadducks moved onto Bonita Ave in Vickery Place in
5343 Richard Ave - Tayler & Sam Bragg Tayler and Sam Bragg have only been our Vickery Place neighbors for a year and a half, but their hard work and loving attention to their yard already caught the eye of the Yard of the Month committee and we are thrilled to
Council District Vickery Place lies within Dallas City Council District 14. Our city council representatives (and their staff) are extremely conscientious and responsive. If you have concerns that you would like addressed with them, their contact information is found on the Dallas City Hall website. Conservation District VPCD portion of
Neighborhood Meeting with Paul Ridley and Information on National Night Out
In the early 1900's Vickery Place was mostly cotton fields, and was considered North Dallas, with Goodwin Avenue the northern city limit. With the introduction of street cars in 1888, people began to move outward from the city. Platted in the year 1911, Vickery Place is one of the oldest
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Many people in Vickery Place (and indeed, in Dallas and the neighboring suburbs) remember how long it took for the reconstruction of the Central Expressway, which occupied the better part of a decade to complete. In fact, if you include the construction of the High Five interchange at 635, then
Greenville Avenue Greenville Avenue has long been one of the most important arteries serving East Dallas and beyond. Along with Knox-Henderson, it forms the backbone of Vickery Place, and north through Greenland Hills (M-Streets) and up into North Eastern Dallas, and comes to an end right at the center of