Cloverdale-Idlewild Association (CIA)

A Historic Montgomery Neighborhood


The purpose of the Cloverdale-Idlewild Association is to enhance community value by assisting the neighborhood in achieving the following objectives:


  • Promote and coordinate community gatherings, fundraising activities, seasonal events and projects.
  • Establish communication among members and residents using such methods as newsletters, flyers, telephone trees, e-mail lists, newspapers, community bulletin boards, web sites and other means.
  • Keep residents informed of civic and legal developments affecting property use.
  • Communicate neighborhood interests to city authorities and other agencies, and follow up to see that actions are taken. 
  • Participate in Montgomery's Neighborhood Services program to establish liaison with other neighborhood associations and city officials, and to obtain training.
  • Erect and maintain appropriate signage designating the neighborhood.
  • Enhance historic preservation by monitoring compliance with property restrictions, helping residents comply, and when necessary reporting violations to the proper authorities.
  • Pursue neighborhood improvements, beautification projects and urban forestry initiatives.
  • Carry out an ongoing program for the enrollment of eligible households into the CIA.

To join the CIA please contact any of our board members or you can make a payment through Venmo (here), we can be found there as cia_neighborhood. Please be sure to include your street address with all payments so we can add your household to our roster. 
President - Charlie Colvin
Vice President - 
Second Vice President - Eve Harmon
Secretary - Tom Turley
Treasurer - Kate Shuster
Past President - Kyle Robinette
Communications & Events- Roxiane Harvill
Neighborhood Outreach - Connie Colvin, Theresa Mitchell
Beautification - Arnie Burris

CIA Committees
The Communications & Events Committee
Communications and events is exactly how it sounds! This committee works with the CIA get the word out about all of our upcoming events and helps organize our community events. We also organize and help distribute any printed materials for the CIA including annual dues notices. If you would like to be a part of this committee contact Roxiane Harvill at  
The Beautification Committee
Promotes neighborhood beautification around the parks and common areas, and appropriate planting and maintenance of trees. We also monitor compliance with the historic preservation rules, maintain a liaison with the Architectural Review Board, City Council, City Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Adjustment. In addition, we promote the understanding and awareness of laws and ordinances related to our unique historical area. If you would like to be involved with this committee please let us know!



Our closest neighbor and shared namesake Old Cloverdale

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Capitol Heights Civic Association

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