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In the News
No decision on Blue Creek Terminal.

Mayor Stimpson declares a "War On Litter"

Editorial regarding the Blue Creek Coal Terminal addition to be taken up by the Planning Commision on February 6.

The U.S. Department of Transportation is concerned about the huge increases in hazardous material shipments by rail and our aging infrastructure. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/03/us/concern-over-safety-grows-as-more-oil-rides-the-rails.html?hp

Ghost bikes mark the deaths of two cyclists. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/memorial_ghost_bikes_appear_wh.html#incart_flyout_news

The Board of Ed has an offer for Old Shell School, but...
    3. Developer clarifies http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/developer_interested_in_school.html#incart_river_default
    2. Sale tabled. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_old_shell_road_school.html
    1. Back on track for sale. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_old_shell_road_school.html

HMPS and Rhonda Davis part company http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_mobile_preservation_s.html#incart_river_default

Newsletter Online
You can read or download our October Newsletter here.

If you are a paid member and did not recieve one in the mail, please let us know.

Annual Spring Picnic
Join us for a Sunday
afternoon under the

ODWA supplies
burgers, franks,
fixin's and soft
drinks.. We ask that
you to bring a casserole
or dessert to share and a chair for yourself.

We'll have a jumping jack for the kids and a fire engine to explore.

Open to all Old Dauphin Way residents, so please extend this invitation to your friends and neighbors.

When: 1 - 4 PM, Sunday, April 27
Where: Grounds of Little Sisters of the Poor, corner of McGill and Hannon Avenues

Note: There is NO ODWA Meeting in April.

A  meticulously restored rental house.
Beautification page.

The Old Dauphinway Association will celebrate its 40th anniversary this year! In honor of this occasion, the history committee of the ODWA board would like to talk with former board members who were active in the early years of the organization.  If you would like to share old memories, photographs, news clippings or other memorabilia associated with Old Dauphinway in the 1970s and 90s, please contact Susan Thomas at 476-9440 or susanthomas1744@ att.net.

The Great Dauphin Way Clean-Up
Saturday, April 26, 9AM - noon
                   (Registration at 8:30)
                   Participants get t-shirt &
                   lunch! Details on on
                   News, Page 2