This year’s tour brings you into a neighborhood landmark where Katherine Hepburn once performed, the studio of a neighborhood artist and a host of bungalows and cottages each uniquely decorated for the holiday.
6:30 -8 p.m. Thursday, August 15 | Noel United Methodist Church, 520 Herndon St.
Concerned about crime in Highland?
Then you won’t want to miss our summer general membership meeting on Thursday, Aug. 15.
Join us for a conversation with Shreveport Police Chief Ben Raymond and Community Liaison Officer Cpl. Jason Cook on neighborhood crime. Chief Raymond and Cpl. Cook will offer insight into area crime statistics and the initiatives SPD has taken to improve the perception of crime in Shreveport.
A particular focus will be put on reports of gunshots and how SPD handles those reports.
6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 16 at Noel United Methodist Church, 520 Herndon St.
Join us for a discussion on reducing blight in the Highland neighborhood. Terrence Green, Shreveport’s interim property standards director, will offer insight into how his department processes complaints and the best way for residents to report dilapidated structures in the community. He’ll be joined by Adam Bailey, community planning and design manager for the Shreveport Metropolitan Planning Commission, who will talk about the newly created Historic Preservation Overlay Districts and how the added layer of regulations applies to Highland. Tom Arceneaux, with the Shreveport Implementation and Redevelopment Authority, also will join the conversation.