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About Summit West Neighborhood District


"Neighborhood Districts maintain and improve the quality of life in the city, increase citizen participation in local decision making, and form an effective partnership between the city and neighborhood residents." - City of Bend

Keep your city livable

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Working together with city leaders, Neighborhood Districts ensure we will all have a voice in shaping Bend’s future, keeping it a great place to live for years to come.

The state of Oregon forecasts that an additional 30,000 people will make Bend their home in the next 7 to 10 years. Resident input, through the City recognized Neighborhood Districts is vital to ensure the City Council knows what its residents value.

Join the Summit West Neighborhood District and help the City Leadership to achieve a balance between livability and growth in our City, to protect and enhance our unique Bend experience for residents and visitors alike.

  • The credibility and influence of Neighborhood Districts with the City Leadership is proportional to the size of membership.

  • Join today and encourage your neighbors to join!

  • If you can make time to contribute to the dialogue on Bend’s future, contact us to help in tracking livability criteria, researching ways to preserve the best of Bend and help guide the City.

Why Join?

  1. Make your voice heard to achieve a balance between livability and growth 

  2. Ensure City of Bend officials hear your ideas and concerns 

  3. Learn about land use applications and hearings that impact the neighborhood 

  4. Promote neighborhood safety by increasing compliance with speed limits and city code 

  5. Connect with neighbors to discover resources that may benefit your family 

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Board of Directors

Board Meeting Schedule

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