May 25, 2017

4th Annual Barry Park Fun Run

The University Neighborhood Preservation Association (UNPA) and the Barry Park Association hosted the Barry Park Fun Run on Sunday, May 21st. Over 150 children participated in the race and over $900 was donated on Sunday for the Barry Park Association. Plenty of neighbors and families were on hand to cheer on the runners. With these Read More…

April 26, 2017

Bike Lane Meeting 4/27

The City will be hosting a public meeting and discussion regarding Bike Lanes on Euclid Avenue Thursday, 4/27/17  6-7:30pm Edward Smith School The video below is to provide more information and was created in support of the bike lanes. A Bike Lane for Euclid? from Jessica Suarez on Vimeo.

April 6, 2017

Barry Park Community Survey

The University Neighborhood Preservation Association (UNPA) and the Syracuse Parks Department are seeking feedback from community members about Barry Park. Please complete a 10-minute survey by visiting www.barryparksurvey.com by April 20. If you are interested to talk more about Barry Park, email barrypark2017@gmail.com. Results of the survey will be posted to the UNPA website on Read More…

October 10, 2016

Thornden Park Tailgate Party

The Parks Dept. will be partnering with Galaxy Communications to host a Tailgate Party in Thornden Park on Saturday, Oct. 15, before the Va. Tech game.   It will run from 1 to 3 p.m., and the activities will be centered around the Amphitheatre and the fieldhouse.  They will have live remotes with Sunny 102 and KRock (two Read More…

September 9, 2016

Community Awards & Annual Report

The University Neighborhood Preservation Association is pleased to present the nominees for the inaugural year of UNPA’s Community Awards! Our the Annual Report to the Community will be held on Thursday, September 15th at the Thornden Park playground & pavilion. A potluck will begin at 5:30pm, followed by a short program at 6:15. Winners will be announced. Please Read More…

August 4, 2016

Let’s Celebrate our Neighbors

UNPA’s Annual Meeting is Sept 15th & we would like to recognize valued residents of our neighborhood You can post your nominees for each of the 3 awards here or email director@unpa.net. We would love to have some photos to display of our nominees. Deadline is 8/12. Community Advocacy: Who do you know that gives Read More…

July 18, 2016

Help maintain the Meadowbrook End Caps

From the Meadowbrook Gardeners:  As you may be aware, over 5 years ago a small group of us started the Meadowbrook Garden Project.  We started it to beautify the green space, to prevent graffiti on the concrete guards, and to create a sense of community in the neighborhood.  It started with a handful of end Read More…

May 27, 2016

3rd Annual Barry Park Fun Run

The University Neighborhood Preservation Association (UNPA) and the Barry Park Association hosted the Barry Park Fun Run on Sunday, May 22nd. Over 150 children participated in the race and over $700 was raised for the Barry Park Association. Plenty of neighbors and families were on hand to cheer on the runners. With these funds we Read More…

March 23, 2016

Pattern Book

Did you know the City of Syracuse has a Pattern Book? Learn about house styles, architectural details, materials used to build & maintain our beautiful homes.

November 24, 2015

Stickley House Restoration

Strolling through the Syracuse home of famed furniture maker Gustav Stickley feels like escaping back to the beginning of the American Arts and Crafts movement– hear more about UNPA’s involvement in it’s restoration.