May 2017 newsletter is now online!

May 2017

The May newsletter is now available at the University Community Library at 4155 Governor Drive and at the Recreation Center and will be delivered to homes in south University City by UCCA’s newsletter volunteers this weekend.

It is also posted online on UCCA’s Newsletter Page at

Top stories include:

  • Chalk art at UCHS (cover story)
  • State Senator Toni Atkins visits University City (page 2)
  • EdUCate and 4th of July events (page 2)
  • Costa Verde Center Development and Ring Doorbell discount (page 4)
  • Imagine UC 2020 projects by John Lee Evans (page 5)
  • Barbara Bry, City Council (page 5)
  • Kristin Gaspar, SD County Supervisor (page 5)
  • Governor and Mercer traffic safety (page 5)
  • Library programming (page 6)
  • School and Little Library news (page 7)
  • University Community Library on Governor closed from May 15-May 26 (page 7)
  • UC  history – 2002: a year of many firsts; Spreckels Elementary (page 8)
  • Community Events – Concert; Grad Party; Blood Drive; Bird Walks; Community Garage Sale (page 9)
  • Out and About in University City – photos of recent events (page 10 and 11)
  • Investment advice for University City residents (page 12)
  • UCPG report and How to Help Make University City Improvements (page 13)
  • Advertisers who support UCCA (page 14-19)
  • Moms sharing Mother’s Day Memories (back cover)

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