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Welcome
 
 
 
 
Welcome to the Tar River/University Neighborhood Association (TRUNA) website. Our neighborhood is located adjacent to the campus of East Carolina University and Uptown Greenville (North Carolina), the urban core of the city. It is bounded by the Tar River on the north, Cemetery Road on the east, Tenth Street on the south, and Reade Circle on the west. Click on brochure and map to see our neighborhood.
 
If you are interested in buying a home and living in the TRUNA neighborhood, you may be eligible for the city of Greenville's Down Payment Assistance Program, which assists home buyers with the down payment and closing costs.
 
Our website is designed to inform both current and prospective residents and the community about our neighborhood. Please feel free to contact us with comments, questions, and suggestions.
 
 
UPCOMING
 
TRUNA Executive Board Meeting, Monday, April 20, 5:30-7:00 p.m., Cypress Glen Auditorium
 
District 3 Town Hall Meeting Sponsored by Council Member Marion Blackburn—To be rescheduled in the spring
 
TRUNA Dines Out—April date and location to come
 
East Carolina University—Spring semester classes end—Tuesday, April 28. Final exams close—Thursday, May 7. Commencement—Friday, May 8.
 
Forum on a Proposal to Amend Greenville City Council Terms, Tuesday, March 31, 6:00 p.m., City Hall, City Council Chambers
 
First Friday ArtWalk, April 3, 5:30-8:00 p.m., Uptown Greenville
 
Pirate Fest, April 10 & 11, Uptown Greenville
 
Fiesta Biathlon, Sunday, April 12, 1:00 p.m., Uptown Greenville. Run 3.1 mi, Bike 15 mi. Both individual and team divisions. Sponsored by Friends of Greenville Greenways, all proceeds will benefit FROGGS.

 
TRUNA NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN contains the vision, goals and objectives, and strategies for maintaining the viability and stability of our neighborhood.
 
A SHARED VISION—The TRUNA Board, East Carolina University, and the city of Greenville have developed a document to guide the development of long-term stability and viability for our neighborhood.
 
TRUNA 2009 ANNUAL REPORTThe Tar River/University Area Neighborhood Report and Plan were incorporated into Horizons: Greenville's Community Plan by the City Council on Apr. 9, 2009. TRUNA participated with the Department of Community Development to create this plan containing many important policy recommendations and action strategies to assure a vibrant, safe, economically stable, and enjoyable community in which to live.