• Streetfair is full!

    August 12, 2014

    Streetfair is full and we are no longer accepting applications. Please email info@eastown.org to be added to our waiting list.

  • Organicycle Lawn & Leaf program

    April 1, 2014

    We are partnering again this year with Organicycle to offer bi-weekly lawn & leaf collection service to Eastown residents. Here’s how it works: Visit www.organicycle.org/yardwaste to sign up for the service. The bags are available for purchase at the ECA office, 415 Ethel Ave SE. Bi-weekly service begins on April 28th and ends June 27th. […]

  • Ice Skating Rink

    January 23, 2014

    The ice skating rink at Wilcox park is open for skating! Thanks to all of our awesome volunteers including hockey players from Aquinas College, residents, ECA board members, and the group from the Point church we rocked out the ice rink in record time.  Thank you to Friends of Grand Rapids Parks for giving us […]

  • Upcoming annual meeting

    January 15, 2014

    We have our annual meeting and pancake breakfast on February 8th, at 8:30am until noon. We will share some updates on the ECA, adopt our bylaw changes, vote on new board members, and present our 5 year master plan for Wilcox park. If you are interested in applying for a position on our board of […]

  • ECA merch now available

    January 3, 2014

    Stop at the ECA office to pick yours up today. Pricing is as follows: PRICING LIST  T-shirt $15/$17 Grocery tote (15.5”h xd 14.5”w x 7”) $13 Water bottle (20 oz aluminum, BPA free) $10.99 2”x6” vinyl sticker – donation Online order only Hoodie $35/$37 Long sleeved tee $18/$20    

  • Updates on Skating Rink

    December 31, 2013

    **Please note the build date has been rescheduled for Wednesday, the 15th. We will start at 2pm and work until 5pm or 6pm. We are happy to report that Yesterdog, Harmony Brewing Company and Smitty’s Specialty Beverage came in as our big Rink Builder Sponsors ($500 level) and the Meanwhile bar and Frances Walks Your […]

  • New partnership with Organicycle

    October 18, 2013

    Fall is here and the leaves are falling. We have partnered with Organicycle to offer Eastown an alternative to using city yard waste bags. Organicycle’s new compostable lawn & leaf bags are stronger, cheaper, and easier to use. We will be selling packages of 10 bags for $15.

  • Another Wealthy St Update

    October 18, 2013

    The Planning Commission decided to table the Special Land Use request for first floor residential at 1400-1415 Wealthy until after the City Commission holds their public hearing on October 8th at 7pm in the City Commission chambers at City Hall on the 9th floor. Our City Commissioners invite Eastown residents, business owners, and supporters to attend and […]