Greenway Fields was awarded the Gold Designation from the KC Green Neighborhood Program.Â Benjamin Williams accepted the award at the KC Green Fair on behalf of the Greenway Fields Neighborhood.Â Keep an eye out in the coming months for our KC Green street toppers that will designate Greenway Fields as a KC Green Neighborhood.
Elizabeth Noble and Benjamin Williams alsoÂ presented at the KC Green Celebration where they discussedÂ how our neighborhood went about becoming a Green Neighborhood, the great initiatives that we are implementing, and the role that citizens and the City play in making Kansas City a sustainable city. Elizabeth Noble also gave an overview on the Greenway Fields Tree Survey that was completed by a Greenway Fields Tree Committee.
Joseph Cherrito and Elizabeth Noble received the official resolution awarding Greenway Fields Homes Association the Gold Designation for the KC Green Neighborhood Program. Elizabeth NobleÂ provided three copies of the book,One Hundred Years’ Journey: The Greenway Fields Neighborhood,Â to the Mayor and the 6th District Councilmen. She also provided a very eloquent description of our neighborhood and the wonderful people that live in Greenway Fields.Â The entire Council was very complimentary of all of the work the neighborhood has completed over the years and look for other KC neighborhoods to use GFHA as a model for enhancements and liveability.