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Historic
South Park

A historic urban neighborhood in Dayton, Ohio.

“Community is not found easily these days. So when you find even a little, life seems richer.”

More than historic.

Historic South Park Inc. (HSPI) is a neighborhood association of your neighbors around the corner and down the street working together to make a great neighborhood even better.

The Latest.

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All things South Park

UFC Plans an Easter Egg Hunt!

South Park’s Unofficial Fun Committee (UFC), a group of neighbors who enjoy staging pop-up events, have announced their intent to host an Easter Egg Hunt in Blommel Park on Sunday, April 4th.

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Events

Latest Happenings

UFC Plans an Easter Egg Hunt!

South Park’s Unofficial Fun Committee (UFC), a group of neighbors who enjoy staging pop-up events, have announced their intent to host an Easter Egg Hunt in Blommel Park on Sunday, April 4th.

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Meetings

Minutes and Upcoming Dates

February 2021 Meeting (a Zoom recording)

New Emerson Academy Principal, Dr. Scott, introduces himself. Three neighbors volunteer to host PPDs this summer. Betsy’s Memorial Day Tour is back! Shakespeare in South Park announces an Actors Workshop. HSPI is gifted with a large anonymous donation.

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Development

  • Encourage property investment
  • Stay involved in City developments
  • Monitor Housing Standards
  • Support neighborhood businesses
  • Defend against negative investments

Social & Events

  • Organize neighbor-hood parties, socials and activities
  • Celebrate holidays with gatherings – Easter, 4th of July, Halloween, Christmas
  • Promote South Park through Home Tours and Shindigs

Safety

  • Work with community police officers
  • Support a neighbor-hood watch
  • Broadcast alerts
  • Report neighborhood crime statistics
  • Share safety tips

Communication

  • Share neighborhood information via emails and flyers
  • Maintain a website and social media outlets
  • Promote parties and events

Parks

  • Maintain landscaped spaces
  • Fight litter and graffiti
  • Maintain dog waste stations
  • Purchase new plants
  • Organize annual Earth Day event