Lower Greenville Neighborhood Association

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2012

    Developer Pulls Plans For Pedestrian Mall in Lakewood Shopping Center

    It didn't take long after the news came out for Stonelake Capital Partners to abandon an attempt to transform the short stub of La Vista Drive between Skillman and Live Oak in Lakewood into a pedestrian mall. Neighbors, it turns out, were none too happy with the proposal. Pat Carr, president of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2011

    City Council Tells Greenville Ave.'s Service Bar, Yucatan They Can't Stay Open Past Midnight

    Yucatan owner Pete Mylonas getting a ticket for overcrowding Friday night​On this jam-packed city council Wednesday, we now come to the late-night specific use permits that Lowest Greenville Avenue bars Yucatan and Service Bar are asking for -- the ones the City Plan Commission denied, based upon ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2011

    SUP, Service Bar and Yucatan? Not Your Late-Hours Permit. So Sorry. Ask City Council.

    Photo by Leslie MinoraPhilip Kingston of the Lower Greenville Neighborhood Association takes the mic in opposition of Service Bar​Today brought another round in the ongoing fight over whether Lower Greenville is a daylight retail district or an evening entertainment strip. This afternoon, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    Over Lunch Yesterday, Lower Greenville Stakeholders Began Plotting Their Future

    Daniel RodrigueThe first in what will likely be a series of meals and meetings intended to reshape Lower Greenville​For the last couple of weeks, we've been trying to chat with Jeannie Terilli, namesake of Terilli's Restaurant & Bar, and Jon DuPerier, owner of the burned-out block on Greenvill ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2010

    "The Future Is Hard to Determine" and Other Things Learned on Lower Greenville Last Night

    Daniel RodrigueLGNA's crime watch coordinator Darren Dattalo, seated at left, visits with other Lower Greenville residents last night​Minutes after the Dallas Independent School District adjourned the town hall meeting over at O.M. Roberts, I headed the two miles north to my neck of the woods for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2009

    Refusing to Throw The Beagle a Bone, Plan Commission Ponders Greenville Ave.'s Fate

    View Larger MapAs expected, the City Plan Commission's Thursday-afternoon meeting did indeed get just a little contentious when it came time to discuss the specific use permit application for the former Beagle on Lower Greenville Avenue. In fact, it ate up almost half of the 80-minute meeting -- and ... More >>

  • News

    November 22, 2007

    In East Dallas, HOAs Care If You're an Asshole

    East Dallas really is cool, if you get past the B-O-L-G-N-A

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2007

    This Dog Will Hunt

    Well, a very disappointing outcome today in the situation I am wrote about in my column this week: The Dallas Homeowners League has opted to bar the Belmont Neighborhood Association from membership in the DGHL. Why? Because Avi Adelman is a member of the BNA. The DHL’s six-page letter of decision ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2007

    DHL Slow To Deliver

    Somebody get me the number of Avi Adelman's sleep therapist. I honestly don't know how he gets any rest at all. The drunks pee too much. The cops tow too little. The noise is too loud ... oh, cripes, we can't cover all this ground at once. Better you just get familiar with Avi's own ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2006

    Circlin' Round the Chief

    Parking is bad on Lower Greenville. But it could always be a little worse. Last night, about 35 members of the newly forged Belmont Neighborhood Association came together to talk with--and at--DPD's Head Finest, Chief Kunkle, about the fact that crime is shitty, bars are loud and parking blows for t ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 29, 2004

    Block Party

    It's not easy being Greenville

  • News

    January 6, 2000


    Self-flagellation; Would you like fries with that?

  • News

    April 1, 1999

    Lord of the Fly

    Investors in the Dragonfly Bar & Restaurant say they were fleeced by partner Steve Kahn, but he claims his accusers had him framed