The West Side has a strong network of civic associations run by volunteers. Civic associations provide a great way for residents to get to know their neighbors and work together to address issues in the community. Here is a list of civic associations on the West Side:
Cool Spring/Tilton Park Neighborhood Association (CTSNA
Focus Area: Pennsylvania Ave. to 7th St. and Jackson to Rodney St.
Meeting Time: Meets on the second Tuesday of each month except in July and August at 7:15
Location: Regency Healthcare Facility located at 8th and Broom Streets.
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Little Italy Neighborhood Association (LINA)
Focus Area: Union to Clayton St. and Pennsylvania Ave. to 4th St.
Meeting Time: Contact Luigi Vitrone, LINA President, at 654-4993 or visit the LINA website at www.inlittleitaly.com
Location: Woodlawn Library, 2020 W. 9th Street, Wilmington DE 19805
Westside Community Action Coalition
Sponsored by Council Members Kevin Kelley and Paul Ignudo
Focus Area: Lancaster to 4th Street and Union to Broom Street.
Meeting Time: Meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.
Location: West Side Health Center, 1810 W. 4th Street, Wilmington DE 19805
Westside Neighborhood Coalition
Focus Area: Lancaster Avenue to 6th Street and Jackson to Broom Street
Meeting time: Meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Location: St. Paul’s Church, 1010 W. 4th Street, Wilmington, DE 19805 (on 4th near Jackson St.)
Hilltop Working Group
Sponsored by Wilmington City Council Member Bud Freel
Focus Area: Lancaster Avenue to 6th Street, and Jackson to Broom Street
Meeting Time: Meets on the 2nd Friday of each month at 9 a.m.
Location: Latin American Community Center, 301 N. Harrison St., Wilmington DE 19805