SHOUT OUT

President Robb Puckett

Robb talks about building community by becoming a KNU Friend or Supporter. Check back frequently for helpful information and dialogue on topics that relate to our neighborhood. A shout out to our residents who have set up an account profile. Thanks for jumping onboard!

COMMUNITY INVESTMENT
NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

The Scoop on Area Snow Cones Stands

Triple digits coupled with back to school preparedness makes for a hot mess, so take a break to enjoy an ole Americana stand-by favorite – the snow cone. As historical shavings would have it, the snow cone can be credited to East Dallas resident Samuel Bert, locally known as “King Sammie.” He began selling the icy treats at the State Fair of Texas in 1919, and patented his ice crusher machine the following year. More...

Back to Old School

Put those tablets, computer games and the digital world at bay and slide into a few old school activities. Grab the kids and build a homemade slip ‘n slide, play a game of hop scotch, lay on a blanket and look for cloud formations shaped like animals or objects, or fly a kite. Grab a hoola-hoop, bird watch or play a game of supervised Marco Polo. Old school activities make for entertaining things to do before the end of summer break! For you parents out there that need a refresher course, click on the old school picks for instructions. More...

Streetcar Named Desirable, Shuttle Rates Not So Much

The Bishop Arts streetcar extension opens on August 27, 2016, and the free D Link bus currently serving the area will be redirected to serve Downtown Dallas only. To usher riders to and from the streetcar, a shuttle bus will make a square route including Davis, Polk, Jefferson and Zang, every 20 minutes from 9:30am to Midnight, Monday - Sunday in conjunction with the streetcar hours of operation. The shuttle will cost $2.50 one way or a $5 day pass for round trips. More...

Fixin’ the Mix

For up-to-date lane closures and continuing closures and traffic changes, check the link provided regularly. The Horseshoe Project, named for its U shape, is a $798 million design-build roadway project by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to improve traffic flow and safety through the heart of downtown Dallas. The project includes the expansion, repaving and addition of roadways along I-30 and I-35E, and the new Margaret McDermott Bridge over I-30. Managed by Pegasus Link Constructors, completion date summer 2017.
KNU FRIENDS
KNU Dues Update

Participating Households

  • 220 of 933 homes paid - 24%
  • 713 of 933 homes unpaid - 76%
NOCUPP Membership Update

Participating Households

  • 185 of 933 homes paid - 20%
  • 748 of 933 homes unpaid - 80%
SNAPSHOTS
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MAPS & DIRECTIONS

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KNU SUPPORTER SPOTLIGHT

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CALENDAR

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1aug - 311:00 amaug 31- 1:00 amAugust Where did the month derive its name?

30aug7:00 pmKNU Monthly MeetingMonthly KNU Board Meeting. Open to KNU Members.

TAKE NOTE

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Sign Up for Trash Pick-Up Reminders

Receive Rollcart, Brush & Bulk Collection reminders via text or email. Go to Dallas BrushandBulk.com, or call 3-1-1.
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Steps to Create an Account Profile

For KNU Residents Only: 1. Click on the Log-In button on Menu. 2. Click on Register and fill out form. 3. You will receive an email with an account activation link, click on link. 4. Log-in to the website using your username / password. This final action will automatically turn on your profile in the Directory. You can manage your profile information, reach out to neighbors, and access all website features.

EVENTS & HAPPENINGS

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Things To Do

Be sure to frequent the Monthly Events & Happenings page for things to do around town like concerts, special events, public meetings, free workshops, family-friendly activities, holiday festivities & more!

NEW NEIGHBORS

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New Neighbors Form

We’d like to extend a welcoming hand to our new neighbors. Please let us know who you are by completing the New Neighbors Form.

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