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November 2021 WHNA General Meeting 
Bonus Triple Topic Meeting for the last one of the year
See instructions on how to attend ZOOM meeting below!
Join your neighbors for a program featuring Terry Bauer of Downtown Mainstreet Inc, Marty Walleser of Hatchery LLC and Jim Flottmeyer of LaCrosse Parks and Rec.  The meeting will be on Monday, November 8th, 6:30 PM via ZOOM.  There is room for everyone in the comfort of your own home. 
Downtown Mainstreet’s Holiday Plans
Terry Bauer, from Downtown Mainstreet will join us to share the events planned for this holiday season.  He’ll be talking about the November 12th Holiday Open House, Small Business Saturday on November 27th and Shop Small Sunday November 28th.  Learn how you can enjoy the holiday season and support our local businesses!

Fish Lab Update from Hatchery LLC
Interested in learning the details of The Hatchery LLC’s plans for the old fish lab in Riverside park?  Marty Walleser from The Hatchery will join us to give us an update on their plans and answer any questions you may have.  We know that folks have had many questions about the project and this will give you a chance to get your questions answered.

Weigent Park Shelter Update
Jim Flottmeyer from the Parks Department will be joining us to give an update on the Weigent Park Shelter.  The City has set aside additional funds in the 2022 CIP budget and we now have a total of $600,000 to complete the project.  The project will be rebid and our hope is that the City will start building the new shelter this spring.

Don't miss this jammed packed meeting.  This is your opportunity to learn and to be engaged with your neighbors. 

Go to for the Zoom meeting invite and meeting button.



Sign in  for the meeting on our website  Then click on the link to "Click Join the Meeting".  On the next page just before the meeting, fill in the form with your name, phone and email.  Include your address if you have not previously attended a meeting in person or virtually.  The "Join the Meeting" button will be active just before the meeting starts!  We look forward to meeting you there!
The 2021 Hogan Victory Garden is asleep for the year!  For any other questions about the 2021 garden or suggestions for the 2022 garden, please contact Linda Lee at or Sue Bulk at  We will need help planting, weeding, and harvesting. This was our second year and judging from the comments of our neighbors, the garden was a success.
We need your input!
 Below are the topics for the  remaining 2021 General Meetings.  All meetings will be via ZOOM until further notice.

November:  Terry Bauer, Downtown Mainstreet and holiday plans

Are there other topics you would like to learn more about? Some that have been suggested are solar energy, BBBB, our neighborhood businesses.  Are there issues you’d like to see WHNA address? Let us know your preferences by visiting or by sending a message on the WHNA FaceBook page
Tell Us Your Thoughts!
Every year the City of La Crosse designates CIP (Community Improvement Program) funds for various improvements throughout the city. These funds are designated for projects that improve the City's infrastructure, safety, beautification, etc. CIP funds are being used to replace the Weigent Park shelter and have been designated in the past to help neighborhood associations realize infrastructure improvements within their boundaries (think the new play structure in Weigent Park, boulevard trees and the rapid flashing beacon on Cass and 21st St).
The WHNA Board is interested in learning what other improvements you would like to see within the WHNA boundaries. Don't hold back, let us know your top five concerns or desires for Weigent-Hogan by completing the survey on our web site. Go to to complete the survey.
The WHNA Board

General Meeting Address and Time

WHNA meetings are held the second Monday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Building (401 West Ave.)

For minutes of the previous General Meetings, please consult:

Please use all or our forums to keep in touch with WHNA. has city and neighborhood information and links as well as meeting minutes to keep you abreast.  Weigent-Hogan Neighborhood Association Facebook page will have up-to-date announcements.  Weigent Hogan is also accesible through  Announcements are usually copied there in addition to citywide topics.

Committee Reports

Treasurer's Report:  $320.71

Environment:  (Chair: Bob Fisher)  No recent updates.

Infrastructure:  (Chair: Linda Lee) The committee will be working with Jim Flottmeyer (P&R) and HSR on design for the new Weigent Park shelter.

Membership:  (Chair: Kathy Sims) No recent updates.

Executive Board Meeting will be November 15th 

Any WHNA member may listen to the Executive Board meetings.  They are held the third Monday of the month from 6:30-8:00 PM virtually via Go to Meeting.  To listen to the meeting contact Linda Lee at to get the meeting link.  The agenda for the Executive Board is published after the monthly General Meeting at

The 2021 WHNA Officers
President: Linda Lee  | Vice-President: Greg Clark
Secretary/Treasurer:Sue Bulk 
Member-at-Large: Bob Fisher, Travis Stinar

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