The date is set for the Spring Kessler Krawl on APRIL 27th, so shine up those oxfords and get your gait on!

A gold star goes to Leonard Ellis for being the first resident to pay his 2019 KNU dues!


The Cost of a Slice of Pie

Special ingredients go into each slice of pie that makes up KNU’s annual operating budget. One ingredient is YOU and a modest dues contribution of $50, coupled with other revenue generated through fundraising efforts like brick sales, special gifts, branded goods sales, website banners & sponsorships, and Krawl ticket sales. Do you know where your dollars go? Click here for the whole pie. Our 2019 estimated operating budget is $60,000. More...

KNU Volunteers Needed on Mar 2rd to Quench Thirst on Dash Route

KNU is the prospective water sponsor for Dash for the Beads which treks through our neighborhood on March 2nd. We are in desperate need of a coordinator and volunteers to hand out water to Dash participants from 9 to 11am and support another area non-profit. Please contact Susan Via at to sign up.. More...

The Krawl is On Course for April 27th

This year’s Kessler Krawl will be held at its regularly-scheduled Spring date, and party planning is underway. We hope you will plan on joining us for an on-the-go evening of gab and grab! So, don those oxfords, get your gait on, and krawl with us! We will course through a few private homes, eat and drink, and gather for dessert and coffee at our last stop. Interested in sponsoring this event? Click here to find out more. More...

KNU Needs YOU to Fill Committee Seats & Volunteer Roles

The board is committed to 2019 large-scale projects and we need more folks to go around, invest time and efforts, and get the jobs done! Several positions and volunteer roles need filling. VP and Kessler Krawl Chair Dale Miner needs volunteers to help orchestrate the Kessler Krawl to be held on April 27th. Contact More...

Ancient Scent-sations

You love that certain scent and pay dearly for it, but do you know the strange perfumery history that spans the ages? The predecessor to your fragrant spray used chemicals derived from the rear ends of dead cats, the Crusades, "god sweat," scented feet, the Plague and whale vomit. Lovely! Let’s now ponder the influential ancient origins of perfume. More...
KNU Dues Update

JAN-DEC 2019

Participating Households

  • 1 of 927 homes paid - 0%
  • 926 of 927 homes unpaid - 100%
NOCUPP Membership Update


Participating Households

  • 175 of 927 homes paid - 19%
  • 752 of 927 homes unpaid - 81%


Holiday Lights merrymakers and a surprise visit from Santa…

Please send us a selfie or photo of your tee time, a night on the town or special event, a backyard BBQ gathering, a dinner party soiree, a cameo of you and your pet, volunteering for a passionate cause, or any fave snapshot that captures and celebrates KNU living!


Things To Do

Check out these links for things to do around town like concerts & gigs, parks & recreation, museum exhibits, foodie finds and area digs, family-friendly events, nature outings, and what’s going down at the library…


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february, 2019

18feb - 22feb 1812:01 amfeb 22Bulk Trash PickupSet items on curb Feb 14-17

25feb6:30 pmKNU Monthly Meeting, 6:30pmKPUMC Fellowship Hall, All Welcome…



NOCUPP 2018 Year in Review

In case you missed the email, there were 817 service calls, 6,079 vacation watches, 31 traffic stops and 51 pedestrian stops. Click here to see the full report. For only $1 a day, you get this kind of protection! Purchase a NOCUPP membership.


Dash Race Route on Mar 2nd

The Mar 2nd Dash for the Beads traverses our hood, so heads up! Click here for a route map. Or for a birds-eye google map route, click here. Cheer on the runners from 9-11 am.


Mardi Gras Parade in Bishop Arts on Mar 3rd

Don’t miss the annual parade on Davis St. in the heart of Bishop Arts at 4pm. Enjoy a colorful display of sights and sounds and celebrate community…


Attend the North Texas Climate Change Symposium on Feb 4th

Register to attend the free North Texas Symposium on Climate Change at the Belo Mansion. Learn how climate change is affecting Texans and how Climate Action Planning can address this concern. Keynote speaker is Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, an international authority on climate change. The event is hosted by the City of Dallas and the Dallas Bar Association Environmental Law Section, learn more.


Navigating City Services Workshop on Feb 9th

Find solutions to common neighborhood challenges like illegal dumping, bulky trash, traffic calming, abandoned homes, code compliance violations, median beautification and more! The workshop will provide tips on how to use existing programs and resources to improve neighborhoods. Register to attend.


Take the Survey

Dallas Economic Development is gathering resident & business input for the comprehensive economic development strategic plan. Take the survey(s) and provide valuable feedback!


Stay Updated on Area Road Projects

Ongoing projects include Jefferson Blvd. crosswalks, lighting & landscaping, re-construction at Sylvan Ave, north of I-30, and the Tyler-Polk 2-way conversion. For up-to-date alerts that may affect your drivetime, click here. This link is also on the website footer for easy access