Archive for Sunday, January 12, 1992


January 12, 1992


Over the past five years, the Lawrence Association of Neighborhoods has compiled a sizable record of accomplishments in its efforts to improve the quality of life in Lawrence. Following is a list of some of those accomplishments:

Negotiated with trucking organizations to keep heavy trucks off residential streets.

Advocated a -cent sales tax increase to help the city pay for additional police officers and firefighters.

Provided guidance for creating several new neighborhood organizations.

Advocated and helped create a city noise control ordinance.

Advocated a strong city historic preservation ordinance.

Sponsored several election forums for city commission candidates.

Supported city recycling efforts.

Co-sponsored Clean Up Lawrence with the Chamber of Commerce.

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