A SPECIAL REQUEST FROM YOUR GRI TREASURER!

Please send your Greenbrier Dues in ASAP this year as I will be away from my GRI Desk from mid-January through all of February.

Dues are still only $100 per year, and can be conveniently paid by PayPal or by check mailed or dropped off to my address at 3556 Antilles Drive.

Questions? E-mail me at

JSchmidt1219@gmail.com

Thank you and Happy

John Schmidt

Volunteer GRI Treasurer

You may click the “Buy Now” button to pay with PayPal.  PayPal is a service which provides secure processing of payments.  PayPal accepts credit card, debit cards and electronic draft from your checking account.  You do not need a PayPal Account.  When you click the “Buy Now” button, you will leave the Greebbrier website and go to the PayPal website.  When you finish you will be returned to the Greenbrier Website




Jamaican me Scared Rescheduled

Due to the spooky weather we are having, the city-wide Trick or Treat night has been moved to Saturday afternoon from 3 – 5pm. Also re-scheduled is the Jamaican me Scared event which will  take place this Saturday from 1.30 to 3pm on Jamaica Court.

All are welcome to attend!

Fall Business Meeting October 21

All residents are invited to attend the Fall Business Meeting of the Greenbrier Residents, Inc. This by-law mandated event will be held at the home of Sarah and Carl Lee, 1805 Bahama Road. Drinks and snacks will be served at 6.30pm; the program will start promptly at 7pm.

Fall Disposal Day – Saturday, Oct. 12 & 19

Fayette County residents can dispose of non-hazardous household waste Saturday from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Bluegrass Regional Transfer Station, 1505 Old Frankfort Pike.

Hazardous materials such as pesticides, motor oil and paint will not be accepted at this event. Residents can bring such items to the Household Hazardous Waste Collection on October 19 from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. at 1631 Old Frankfort Pike. This collection is free for Fayette County residents.

https://www.lexingtonky.gov/news/10-07-2019/free-trash-disposal-day-saturday-oct-12

Pizza with Public Safety

Councilmember Plomin is planning her first “Pizza with Public Safety” event to highlight tips and tricks for safety at home and in our neighborhoods. It will be held on Monday, October 7th from 6-8 p.m. at Lexington’s Eastside Branch Library.

Two Neighborhood Resource Officers and the Firefighters at Firestation #21 will be present at the event to answer questions and get to know the community. Food and drinks will be provided, and there will be a real firetruck in the parking lot for kids to tour and some free giveaways.

Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/533908387429095/

Neighborhood Garage Sale Set For September 28

This is a special message from your GB Residents Board updated on Friday, Set. 20th.  Next weekend will be a busy time for all our neighbors participating in the Fall Garage Sale on Saturday, September 28th from 8am – 2pm.  Some homes will open on Friday, same hours, rain or shine.  If you live on a street other than Bahama Road, please call Cyndy Powell at 299-5566, so she knows where to place signs to get customers to your treasures.  Watch out for heavier traffic and keep any eye on kids and pets to make sure they stay safe.  Have a fun weekend and enjoy the rest of the summer!

 

2019 Independence Day Celebrations

There are two special reasons tor freedom lovers to celebrate July 4th this year – and we’re not even talking about the US Declaration of Independence –  which enshrined in a Bill of Rights religious freedom, freedom of speech, press freedom, and the right to peaceably assemble.

First is the neighborhood breakfast/brunch at the home of Jennifer and Ben Allen, 3785 Jamaica Court.  Starting at 10am, neighbors are invited to bring a dish to share and a chair while kids enjoy playing on inflatables. No rain date is planned.

Second is the annual Greenbrier parade, hosted by parade meister extraordinaire Chris Thiel.  Kids are encouraged to bring decorated bikes. golf carts, and scooters to the Antigua Circle around 3.30pm.   Fire engine #17 will arrive at 4pm to lead the way around Bahama to the Clubhouse, where paradegoers can enjoy snocones, and kids will be awarded prizes in several categories.

Here’s to a Happy 4th!

Lexington Recycling News

The Lexington Recycling Center is no longer accepting paper or paper products. Dispose of paper with your other household waste that is sent to the landfill. This change affects all public and private waste collection services in the Central Kentucky area. Paper recycling will resume when a qualified bulk buyer is found.

Acceptable items

Never bag recyclables. They should be put in the recycling cart loose.

  • Aluminum cans
  • Steel food cans (Please rinse. Labels can stay on.)
  • Plastic screw top bottles and jugs (The top should be smaller than the bottom. Don’t worry about the #.)
  • Dry cardboard with packing material removed (Do NOT recycle boxboard that is made to go in the refrigerator or freezer such as soda boxes or frozen meals.)
  • Glass bottles and jars: colored and clear. NOTE: Check with your service provider as some do not accept glass.