From the KNU Board…

A special shout out and our sincere gratitude to all participants in the 2017 Kessler Krawl – Sponsors, Hosts, Volunteers and Attendees!


Kessler Krawled to a Record Number of Attendees

The 2017 Kessler Krawl was a great success, thanks to our generous sponsors, gracious hosts, tireless volunteers, and a record number of over 200 attendees! Tickets sold out, and funds raised totaled $18,000. Stephanie Kyle, KNU VP and fundraiser chair applauds all who make the event possible. More...

Spring Beautification Day Volunteers Did Quite a Number

A special thank you to the following sprightly neighbors who volunteered their time and Saturday morning to groom 9 islands and medians for all to enjoy! They are Lilia Belitz, Jacquelyn Block, Chuck Daniel, Jan Doherty, Mark Drennan, Kim Dunbar, Lisa Gossard, Rusty Hampton, Robert Kucharski, Larry McNally, Susie Moody, Ray Morris, Cindy Pierce, Jerry and Robyn Reno, Roland Robin, Jerry Sanchez, Bill Silverman, Ron Veech, and Susan Via. More...

Got Batteries, Oil, Paint & Antifreeze? The BOPA Mobile Truck Parks In Oak Cliff on May 13th

Household hazardous waste such as cleaners, batteries, paint and other toxic materials should never be placed in your roll cart! A cheat sheet for what items need to be properly disposed of is B-O-P-A (batteries, oil, paint and antifreeze). Get rid of the stuff on May 13th, from 8-11am at the Home Depot on Fort Worth Avenue. More...

Show Active Duty Military Your Support on May 20th

"Today let us, as Americans, honor the American fighting man. For it is he - the soldier, the sailor, the Airman, the Marine - who has fought to preserve freedom. It is his valor that has given renewed hope to the free world that by working together in discipline and faith our ideals of freedom will always prevail." (Admiral Forrest P. Sherman) On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day. More...

A Family-Friendly Memorial Act

May 29th marks Memorial Day, replete with a vacation day and play, and often overlooked freedoms enjoyed! A family-friendly way to celebrate and honor those who have served our country, given their lives for our freedom and since passed, is to visit a local cemetery or national cemetery in your area and put a flag, flower or personalized note on a marked gravesite. More...
KNU Dues Update

JAN-DEC 2017

Participating Households

  • 212 of 927 homes paid - 23%
  • 715 of 927 homes unpaid - 77%
NOCUPP Membership Update


Participating Households

  • 189 of 927 homes paid - 20%
  • 738 of 927 homes unpaid - 80%
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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!


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Cinco de Mayo Parade/Fiesta on May 6th

The annual Cinco de Mayo Parade and Fiesta kicks off at 10am at Jefferson Blvd. and Madison. Vendors will line the route, and the 500 block of Jefferson will set the stage for the fiesta. See map & details . Hosted by Oak Cliff Coalition for the Arts.


Free Texas Smartscape Workshops at Northaven Gardens on May 6th

Northhaven Gardens and the City of Dallas’ Conservation District and Stormwater Mgt. hosts free workshops on Texas Smartscape (native, drought tolerant and wild landscaping) at 1pm, 2:30pm and 4pm.
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We’re Glad to Have You, Ron Veech…

Ron Veech is our new KNU Holiday Lights Committee Chair. He will be planning and coordinating our annual seasonal event that brings together neighbors of all faiths in celebration. Thanks for volunteering for the job, and turning on the lights!


We are looking for a few good neighbors to fill the following KNU committee and support positions:

  • Store/Order Fulfillment Chair

If you are interested in finding out more, contact Jerry Sanchez or visit our Volunteer page for details and other ways to get involved.