On June 13, 2003, City Council reconstituted the Roanoke Neighborhood Partnership Steering Committee as the Roanoke Neighborhood Advocates.
Members include citizens representing the interests of the neighborhood organizations, the private sector, businesses, and nonprofit service organizations.
Seven of the 13 members are appointed by City Council with the remaining 6 seats selected by the RNA appointees. Appointment to the RNA is for 3 years.
Goals of the RNA include: