Let’s Not Make It Easy – Lock Your Doors!

Hello Neighbors, I was looking over some reports from last week regarding 5 separate car larcenies that happened on consecutive nights near the 2000 blks of Swensberg, Propect, Cheshire area.  All cars were unlocked!  There are over 10,000 households in the Creston neighborhood, over 20,000 residents!  I know of no one that can vouch for …

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New 2nd Ward Commissioner Selected

Creston Neighborhood Association would like to congratulate Ruth Kelly on being selected the 2nd Ward’s New Commissioner!  Kelly will be replacing David Legrand who vacated the seat to run for state senate.  CNA is excited to have Ruth  advocate for our neighbors and their needs in the City Commission.  Her deep roots and knowledge of …

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A Thank You to our Neighbors from the GRPD.

The incident that happened near Ann St. and Center St. this past Thursday was unexpected and unpredictable.  Some aspects of crime are just unpreventable, and that is when we depend on the skills and training of our Grand Rapids Police Officers to ensure our safety when every critical second counts.  The neighbors of Creston are …

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Free Rain Barrel Workshops, Free Rain Barrels

Our neighborhood’s Living Green in Creston committee (LGC), in partnership with the West Michigan Environmental Action Council (WMEAC), is pleased to announce free rain barrel workshops to be held around the Creston neighborhood starting in March. These workshops will be free and open to Creston neighbors by contacting the CNA office or by signing up …

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Calvin’s Community Health Worker program is back again!

For several years now, Calvin College’s nursing department has been running the Community Health Worker Program.  There are several Community Health Workers who work for the Creston/Belknap area.  The have been hired from within the community to advocate for and educate their neighbors.  They are paired with senior nursing students and meet individually with neighbors …

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