Allendale Strong is a group of citizens, working together to renew our community Relationally, Economically, and Environmentally
SWEPCO Park, catalyst for continued Allendale Neighborhood Renewal.
AllendaleStrong empowers our community of willing citizens, and shares our knowledge and experiences with other neighborhoods, enabling each to grow to potential wholeness.
Smart cities are reclaiming inner city interstates
Learn with us!Separating through traffic from local traffic benefits everyone.
RacismSystemic racism is inherent in the pattern of destroying Black neighborhoods with cut through interstates nation-wide
Harm CausedFreeways are the underlying culprit to systemic issues impacting education, community, policing, and unhealthy living conditions. Interstates don’t improve cities but make them poorer.
Recent ExamplesCommunities have been reconnecting for decades when interstates are removed. Recent regional examples include NOLA advocating for removal of interstate over Claiborne Avenue, and the super popular Klyde Warren Park in Dallas
Now is the perfect time to invest in the people of Allendale
What we are DoingSmart investments to power smart neighbors
AllendaleStrong is leading the way with these three initiatives…
Corner Store Food Co-opA great display of Allendale neighbors investing in the needs of their own community
SWEPCO ParkImprovements & Fundraiser - to further enhance the neighborhood and add value and quality of life investments for its residents.
Business Boulevard Growing/empowering the Allendale people in their capacity to lead and participate in the investment from the boulevard project
May 4, 2022