Resident Member Benefits

As a Resident Member, your membership benefits include:

  • One (1) vote at the HEV Annual Meeting (held every June/July).
  • eNews updates about events and happenings from the Village Voice newsletter. Including:
    • Free Admission to monthly HEV Socials.
    • Invites to the quarterly HEV Forum, with exclusive educational and networking opportunities.
    • Notifications about upcoming board meetings and decisions.
    • Information about featured businesses.

Your Membership Makes a Difference

Your membership dollars help the Historic East Village Neighborhood Association Board to:

  • Drive more foot traffic to your business and the neighborhood.
  • Promote the Historic East Village as Des Moines’ most vibrant and diverse district, boasting many of the finest shopping, dining, nightlife and commerce in Iowa.
  • Beautify the neighborhood to create a fun and welcoming destination for you and your customers. Includes:
    • Neighborhood signage
    • Holiday lights and decorations (approximately $15,000 in annual costs)
  • Encourage developers and the City of Des Moines to adopt progressive Walkability standards.
  • Improve neighborhood safety, including advocating for stop signs and more visible crosswalks.
  • Organize and promote the Annual Holiday Promenade.

Sign up or Renew Today

Please click below to sign-up or renew your membership –  this process takes less 2-3 minutes.

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  2. Enter required information
  3. Enter payment information