Changes in the Neighborhood
A number of properties have recently been purchased in the French Park Neighborhood. Come to our next neighborhood meeting to meet your new neighbors!

New MySantaAna app for your Smartphone
Santa Ana Public Works has released a smartphone app named mySantaAna for reporting problems like potholes or graffiti. The app will send the GPS coordinates for any graffiti you take a picture of! The App allows you to report graffiti, illegal dumping, street and sidewalk problems, street light repair, trees, animal services, shopping cart removal, etc. Download the app here for Android or search MySantaAna at the Apple App Store.

French Park in the Press
Recent articles in Victorian Homes magazine have highlighted selected historic homes from the French Park neighborhood. We are pleased to be able to provide article reprints here. Click on any image below to open an article, and enjoy!

        


Other News and Events

ArtWalk Evenings in Downtown Santa Ana
Come spend a summer evening touring Santa Ana's many art galleries. ArtWalks are free and open to the public, and during summer may include refreshments and live jazz. The Artists' Village ArtWalk is held on the first Saturday of every month at 2nd and Broadway. The Santiago District ArtWalk is held on third Saturdays at Santiago and Santa Ana Blvd.

French Park Highlighted in the LA Times
A short description of the neighborhood as an "architectural wonderland" appeared in the LA Times on August 9, 2008. To see the full article, click here.

Moving Historic Homes
In the past, the City of Santa Ana has preserved its history and saved historic homes from destruction by moving them into the French Park neighborhood. Two empty lots are reserved for future preservation efforts. Do you know of a property that needs a new home? Contact us!

French Park Association Meetings
Come find out what else is happening in our neighborhood! We meet at the office of Emmanuel House, 807 North Garfield, at 7:00 pm. Enter through the office door on the left of the porch.