Entries by Michele Colbert

Fido Fest – this Saturday

Don’t miss this weekend’s pop up dog park in Winnetka Heights – plenty of off-leash space for Fido to run!  Bring your four-legged friends to the park located on the Jefferson/12th Street Connector – just south of Jefferson between Edgefield and Clinton. We’ll have pet friendly vendors there (Green Pet, Petropolitan) as well as information […]

Park Clean Up 8/20!!!

In preparation for the Home Tour – and just because so many of us are annoyed by their current condition – we are going to clean up our park areas beginning this weekend. We’ll start at 7 AM this Saturday at Stemmons Park on Windomere / 10th / Jefferson.  We’ll have coffee and donuts there.  […]

COOL Events Are Coming Up!!

Saturday, August 20th, join us as we start to get our neighborhood ready for the Holiday Home Tour.  That’s right – we’re starting already!  Our first goal is to get our park spaces spruced up.  It’s hot which is why we’re starting at 7 AM.  Meet us at the park on the corner of Jefferson and […]


On Monday June 6th, Preservation Dallas is organizing a Mayoral Forum with candidates David Kunkle and Mike Rawlings co-sponsored by OOCCL, Preservation Dallas, Swiss Ave. Historic District, Old East Dallas Association of Neighborhoods and Dallas Homeowners’ League. This forum will focus exclusively on preservation issues such as Historic and Conservation Districts and other issues of […]

NOCUPP Spring Info Session ~ April 26th

The North Oak Cliff United Police Patrol (NOCUPP) is a neighborhood based program aimed at reducing crime by increasing the police presence in Winnetka Heights and four other North Oak Cliff neighborhoods.   Under this program, Dallas Police Department officers regularly patrol our streets, stop suspicious characters, and make arrests.  NOCUPP subscribers have direct communication access […]