By CLAY McGLAUGHLIN and KRISTI McCANN
The West Ash Street neighborhood, nestled northwest of downtown Columbia, includes a diverse group of residents who like to bike, walk and enjoy the outdoors.
The neighborhood’s wide streets accommodate the activities of residents, and its location caters to those with busy lifestyles. The neighbors are a social lot. You’ll often find them strolling up and down the roads, walking dogs or playing softball at the nearby Again Street Park.
“I told myself I had to live in a place where I could walk to the grocery store, walk to the hardware store and walk to the library, and I found it,” said Allison Vaughn, a West Ash resident.
Now the folks who live in the West Ash area have another feature to brag about: They are one of the city’s newest neighborhood associations.
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WEST ASH STREET NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION OFFICERS
President Carol Rogers
Vice President Julia Ames
Secretary/Treasurer Shannon Canfield
Interested in forming your own neighborhood association? The city has a website that outlines the process.