Adopt-a-Block: In collaboration with the WSU Center for Civic Engagement, the Adopt-a-Block program awards community service hours to members of student organizations who “adopt” a defined portion of the neighborhood and provide litter removal and other services as needed. This map shows the neighborhood adoption areas. Updated lists of participating organizations are posted on our Facebook page.
Historic Property Nomination Assistance: To encourage the long-term preservation of historic neighborhood properties, CHA provides assistance to College Hill property owners wishing to nominate their property to the Pullman Register of Historic Places. Properties must be at least 50 years old and architecturally intact. For more information, contact CHA.
Street Tree Replacement Assistance: In collaboration with the City of Pullman Parks Department, CHA provides street trees at no cost to the property owner. Trees must be planted in the public right-of-way (typically, in the parking strip between the street and the sidewalk)and maintained by the property owner).
Yard of the Semester: The purpose of this recognition program is to encourage and celebrate WSU student yards that contribute to a positive neighborhood environment. Each semester, the Association recognizes yards in the following categories: private residence, fraternity chapter house, and sorority chapter house. Recipients of the award are recognized by the College Hill Association and the City of Pullman. To nominate a property, contact CHA.
City of Pullman Register of Historic Places Plaque Program: To encourage participation in the City of Pullman Register of Historic Places plaque program, CHA provides a $100 reimbursement of costs for plaques that will be displayed on the exterior of College Hill properties. Plaques must be approved by the City of Pullman Historic Preservation Commission and are available in cast bronze or aluminum. For more information, contact CHA.