Sprucing up downtown
Recently I spoke with David Mickaelian, Assistant City Manager, to confirm that the City of Healdsburg is accepting bids for creating a roundabout for the awkward 5-way intersection at Healdsburg Ave., Vine St. and Mill St. “We’ve sent out a Request for Proposal (RFP) for design firms who have experience in roundabouts; the design phase alone will take about 6 to 12 months and then it will go for public review,” said Michaelian.
Fabulous Prefab “Breezehouse” Debuts in Healdsburg
Have you heard the buzz? Sunset Magazine selected Healdsburg to introduce its 2012 Idea house. A partnership between Sunset and SF-based Blu Homes, the Breezehouse, is a modular home that seamlessly blends indoor living with the outdoors.
Gina's mother died after a long illness this month, so she is publsihing the winner of this year's Healdsburg Museum Essay Contest.
1st Place winner of Healdsburg Museum Essay Contest about family history:
Emma Esquivel, 6th Grade, West Side School, Healdsburg, CA
Many kids’ parents grew up with family vacations and everything else you could possibly imagine. My dad didn’t get to do any of that. His name is Andrew Ramirez Esquivel III and he grew up working with his family as a migrant worker.
This day is always interesting. Sometimes it’s a slippery slope not to feel blue when everyone else is covered with red hearts. The whole Valentine’s Day love thing can be even trickier without a mate. But instead of stressing out about it, why not focus on creating loving acts for others?