Mar 16

Meeting for Ukrainian Dairy Building near Damen and Augusta

Alderman Hopkins will be speaking to residents this Monday night, April 4th at 7pm. The meeting will take place with East Village Association at Happy Village, 1059 N Wolcott, and his topic will be the former Ukrainian Dairy/Leona’s. We need those interested in helping to save this building from demolition to show up and share your stories about the building and it’s connection to the history of the neighborhood and local Ukrainian culture.

Sep 15

Next UVNA Meeting, September 17th at 7:30pm

The next UVNA meeting will be at Columbus Elementary School (1003 N Leavitt St), starting at 7:30pm. This meeting is starting a little later so that we can include Alderman Hopkins, who will join us to discuss neighborhood ideas for Chicago revenue and the upcoming budget. Be sure to prepare with your best questions. Columbus has a parking lot to the west to accommodate those coming from different parts of the 2nd Ward. If you would like to submit questions for the Alderman, email Steve at ward02@cityofchicago.org. For the most recent 2nd Ward newsletter, please click here

May 15

Over 50 yard sales this Saturday, May 30th!

The Ukrainian Village Neighborhood Association is promoting a neighborhood-wide yard sale on Saturday May 30th.

So far 54 yard sales across the area and 5 artisan tables reserved at the main parking lot location at Augusta and Leavitt (#18 on the map)

In case of rain, please check this facebook invite page (https://www.facebook.com/events/1578588242406098/) for updates on times

May 15

Ukrainian Village Yard Sale: Saturday May 30th

If you want to host a yard sale and be part of our neighborhood-wide yard sale weekend (Saturday May 30th), just let us know which block you are on.

Example: 2200 block of Cortez, 900 block of Leaviit

RSVP Here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1578588242406098/

Mar 15

Upcoming 2nd Ward debate, March 24th starting at 7pm

You are invited! The UVNA is co-sponsoring the upcoming 2nd Ward debate on March 24th between Alyx Pattison and Brian Hopkins.

Two of the best political writers in the city will be moderating. Greg Hinz , Political editor for Crain’s Chicago Business, and Hal Dardick, City Hall reporter at Chicago Tribune.

This time our moderators and candidates will have the freedom to go into detail with open questions and responses. Candidates will even be allowed to ask each other direct questions.

This event is co-sponsored by the East Village Association, and the Wicker Park Committee. Special thanks to Principal Oleksy and Columbus Elementary for the use of their auditorium.

To submit questions for this debate, please contact us at president@uvna.org

When: 7pm on Tuesday, March 24th (exactly two weeks before the special runoff election on April 7th).
Where: Columbus Elementary School Auditorium (1003 N. Leavitt St.)
Parking is provided in the school lot across from the entrance.
Please enter the building on the west.