But Miles of Friendship!
Founded in 1941
The Nickname Says It All
The WAIA has always maintained a large population of children
THe WAIA was founded May 26, 1941 and is the oldest neighborhood association in Richmond, VA. The WAIA is dedicated to the orderly development, preservation and restoration of the neighborhood and works to maintain and promote the quality of life of our residents,
The geographical boundaries of the WAIA include all of West Avenue. Stuart Circle and portions of the following streets, to the extent that they back up to West Avenue. The north side of Park Avenue, the south side of W. Franklin Street, the east side of Lombardy Street, and the west side of N. Harrison.
The garden tour is West Avenue's premier event of the year. The tour includes homes on West Avenue as well as the alley bordering homes on Park Avenue and Franklin Streets.
All events are free and open to the public!