In 2011, Esperanza Housing and Economic Development Department (EHED), with the cooperation of hundreds of residents and local organizations drafted and released the Hunting Park Neighborhood Strategic Plan 2022. In 2012, the Wells Fargo Regional Foundation announced its support for the implementation of the plan with a 681 thousand dollar grant. This plan serves two neighborhoods: Hunting Park to the West and Feltonville to the East. the plan boundaries are: Roosevelt Boulevard to the North, Luzerne Street to the South, Front Street to the East and 9th Street to the West. To see the boundaries map, please click here.
EHED’s mission is to work with determined community partners to create and implement this 10-year neighborhood strategic plan. With this in mind, Esperanza has forged a shared vision for the revitalization of Hunting Park:
“To transform Hunting Park into a destination and a model neighborhood by empowering its people and fostering community engagement, economic and physical development, and education.”