Signed in July 2001, the Nationwide Children's Hospital Good Neighbor Agreement is an innovative partnership between private sector and local civic associations. What started out as means to sustain open communication and trust between Children's Hospital and its immediate neighbors has become a catalyst for community empowerment.
The following neighborhood civic associations and commissions embody Good Neighbor Agreement:
Columbus Southside Area Commission
Meetings are the 4th Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m. at Columbus Soutisde High School. 1160 Ann Street.
Council of Southside Organizations (CSSO)
Meetings are the 2nd Thursday of the month, 7 p.m. at the Shamrock Club. 60 West Castle Road.
Driving Park Civic Association (DPCA)
Meetings are the 2nd Thursday of the month, 7:30 p.m. at the Hope Lutheran Church. 820 Lilley Avenue.
German Village Association (GVS)
Meetings are the 1st Monday of the month, 6:00 p.m. at the Meeting Haus. 588 south Third Street.
Livingston Avenue Area Commission
Meetings are the 4th Tuesday of the month, 6:30 p.m. at the St. John’s Center. 640 S. Ohio Avenue.
Livingston Park Neighborhood Improvement Association (LPNIA)
Meetings are the 2nd Monday of the month, 5:30 p.m. at the St. John’s Center. 640 S. Ohio Avenue.
Merion Village Association (MVA)
Meetings are the 1st Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m. at the Merion Village Information Center. 1330 South Fourth Street.
Near East Area Commission (NEAC)
General meetings are the 2nd Thursday of the month, 6:30 p.m. at the 12th Precinct Police Station. 950 East Main Street.
Zoning meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of the month.
Old Oaks Civic Association (OOCA)
Meetings are the 2nd Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m. at the St. John’s Center. 640 S. Ohio Avenue.
Olde Town East Neighborhood Association (OTENA)
Meetings are the 2nd Wednesday of the month, 7:30 p.m. at The Columbus Health Department. 240 Parsons Avenue.
Parsons Avenue Merchants Association (PAMA)
Meetings are the 1st Thursday of each month at 12 noon at Plank’s Café. 743 Parsons Avenue.
Schumacher Place Civic Association (SPCA)
Meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of the month, 6:30 p.m. at Plank’s Café. 743 Parsons Avenue.
Meetings are the 2nd Monday of the month, 7 p.m. at Corpus Christi Church, 1111 Stewart Avenue
Southern Orchards Civic Association
Meetings are the 1st Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at Livingston Avenue Elementary School. 825 East Livingston Avenue.
Southside United Neighbors
Meetings are the 1st Thursday of the month, 7 p.m. at Stowe Baptist Center, 888 Parsons Avenue