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South Side Stories

Neighbor Tami Dixon lives on the South Side Slopes with her husband, Jeffrey Carpenter. They are both stage actors and playwrights who together built the Bricolage Theater Co., best known for the Midnight Radio Series. Tami received a grant and … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

South Side Slopes – the neighborhood where you’re almost as likely to see a turkey wandering down the street as cooking in your oven. Happy Thanksgiving from the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association!

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Board Updates

At our last general meeting, a new member, Jamin Bogi, was elected to the SSSNA board. At his first board meeting, Jamin was then elected as our new secretary. Welcome, Jamin! There are some additional changes. Brian Oswald is our … Continue reading

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Thanks!

Thanks to our community members and trekkers who made Step Trek 2012 a great success! We had almost 1000 trekkers visiting the South Side Slopes for exercise, great views, and community involvement. Did you miss Step Trek this year? Read … Continue reading

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Step Trek tickets now available online!

You can now buy Step Trek tickets online at Showclix. Click this link to buy tickets for the October 6 event: http://www.showclix.com/event/steptrek Hope to see you there!

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Countdown to StepTrek

Throughout the year, members of the StepTrek committee plan routes, look for steps that need repair, participate in regular cleanups and solicit sponsorship. One of the more fun parts is choosing our artist for StepTrek. This year’s choice is Kathryn … Continue reading

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Clearing the Steps – One Set at a Time

5 concerned Slopes citizens tackled 3 sets of steps on Saturday. The results speak for themselves: Good work! This particular set was out of control. If you’re walking the stairs, please help out by regularly snapping or clipping invasive vines … Continue reading

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2012 Resident Survey

UPDATE: Thanks to everyone who participated in the survey. As of 8/29/2012, the survey is now closed. We will be compiling the results and sharing them at meetings throughout the year. Hope to see you there!   This survey will … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed!

Whether you want to stay inside or dig in the dirt, we have an upcoming Slopes volunteer activity for you: South Side Home Tour Volunteers needed Saturday May 19th Please consider volunteering for the 21st South Side Home Tour on … Continue reading

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South Side Park Cleanup

Saturday March 31, we are having a South Side Park Cleanup from 1-4PM. We will have 60-100 Carnegie Mellon students helping us pick up trash and cut invasive vines. We will be meeting in the parking lot across from the … Continue reading

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