Local news for the Bryan Place neighborhood, just north of downtown Dallas. BPNA focuses on activities and events at the neighborhood level, and on larger events with direct impact on the community.
Elan Lights Before the City Council Many of you are familiar with the Elan Light, Phase II, development planned for Live Oak at Central. At last month’s City Council hearing, a group of residents at 3030 Bryan and the condos on Live Oak objected to the planned building height. Originally planned for 160 ft. in height, affected residents objected to the building’s potential to block their roof-top view of downtown. Since then, Greystar has redesigned the building to accommodate thoseRead more
By Carol Guthrie
For July we have YARDS of the Month; 1407, 1411, 1415, and 1419 Pecos Street. All four fabulous yard are landscaped by Jimmy Haiduk who lives at 1415 Pecos St. When Jimmy moved to Bryan Place 34 years ago he started landscaping his yard and his next door neighbor’s, Minh Lam (1419). Then about 10 or 15 years ago he added the two yards across the alley, 1407 (Diane Cuellar) and 1411 (Lareatha Clay), to his gardening labor of love.Read more
By Linda Collins
Many of you know that the Bryan Place’s Happy Shapes project for lighting under the bridge at Central has been delayed for several years. The latest news, though, is that the art will not be placed at its planned location under the bridge. Now we must decide whether we want the art relocated in Exall Park or whether we want to abandon the project altogether. Kay Kallos, Public Art Program Manager for the City of Dallas, will make a presentationRead more