About SPNA

The Sylvan Park Neighborhood Association (SPNA) is the collective community voice for addressing neighborhood issues such as zoning, security, beautification, traffic, metropolitan services, and environment.

SPNA members meet on the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Senior Renaissance Center of Cohn Adult Learning Center at 4805 Park Avenue.

About Sylvan Park

Welcome to Sylvan Park! We hope you love this neighborhood as much as we do. Take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions for newcomers to learn more.

Tuesday, September 02, 2008

Emily Evans to host stormwater discussion Sept. 5

The U.S. Green Building Council Middle Tennessee Chapter will host a discussion of Stormwater Management issues this Friday, Sept. 5, from 11:30 to 1 p.m. at The Tennessee Engineering Center in the Adventure Science Center (800 Fort Negley Boulevard). 

Metro Council Member Emily Evans will be on hand to lead the discussion, which will focus on the unique stormwater concerns facing the Metro Nashville area and revised funding mechnisms for infrastructure repair and expansion being discussed by the Metro Water Department.Come join in this informative discussion about current issues being faced by the city and how green building techniques can play a role in the ultimate solution.

First Friday meetings are a less formal gathering of the U.S. Green Building Council Middle Tennessee Chapter. There is no cost to attend, and RSVPs are not required. Lunch will not be served, so bring a brown bag lunch and an appetite for learning. 


  1. Won't be able to make it - will you be posting minutes or meeting notes from the discussion?

  2. Unfortunately I'm out of town on Friday and won't be able to attend. I'll keep my eyes peeled for any summary of the meeting, though.