[Summit] Neighborhood Survey

Jeffrey Cavanaugh jeff at cavanaugh.org
Fri Jan 8 09:30:55 CST 2016


If we call it Summit, then the neighborhood map would have no Hope.

On Fri, Jan 8, 2016 at 10:29 AM Ethan Gyles <egyles at gmail.com> wrote:

> It seems "Hope" is something the city uses on certain documents instead of
> Summit, but that is muddled by the fact that plenty of our street signs
> have the red neighborhood bar above them saying "Summit" which would
> indicate it's an officially recognized neighborhood name. I think SNA's
> definition of Summit is rightly a little broader to be inclusive. To me,
> the "East Side" has always been Summit ("Hope" on city maps), Blackstone,
> Mt. Hope, College Hill, Wayland, and Fox Point -- everything east of
> downtown and I-95. It does seem a few entities cull out Fox Point (for
> example, the Fox Point - East Side Little League). A bit more on this from
> ProvPlan for those interested:
> http://local.provplan.org/profiles/altnames.html
>
> Ethan Gyles
> Hillside Ave.
>
> On Thu, Jan 7, 2016 at 11:03 PM, Kerry Kohring <kerrykohring at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> There is an official city map of all the neighborhoods at
>> https://www.providenceri.com/ONS/neighborhoods. The East Side includes
>> several neighborhoods as does the Summit area, which is not an official
>> city designation but more a cooperative effort to improve the quality of
>> our lives here.
>> Kerry
>>
>>
>>
>> On Jan 7, 2016, at 8:12 PM, Breslers wrote:
>>
>> This was posted before. but probably some folks missed it.
>>
>> However where is the East Side? Not a Prov native but after 20 years
>> never heard of most of these "neighborhoods"
>>
>> Just randomly guessed Hope since I live on Hope St
>>
>> Do others know these names?
>>
>> Mrs B
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 7, 2016 at 3:49 PM, Mark Binder <mark at markbinder.com> wrote:
>>
>>> This came through on another email bandwidth.
>>>
>>> Setting aside the dividing line distinctions between neighborhoods, it’s
>>> worth looking at and filling out to register your needs.
>>>
>>> The Providence Department of Planning and Development is surveying
>>> residents, regular visitors and employees in the city’s 25 neighborhoods on
>>> improvement needs, as part of a ProvidenceTomorrow neighborhood development
>>> plan. ​
>>>
>>> www.surveymonkey.com/r/PVDsurvey
>>>
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>>
>>
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