Tag Archives: Alameda St.

OPERATION FACE-LIFT/ SKID ROW 2012

Saturday, February 25th, 2012 11am until 2pm SAN JULIAN STREET/ VOA-DROP IN CENTER (624 S. San Julian St.) This is 2012 Operation Face-Lift/ Skid Row effort to “finally clean-up Skid Row” once and for all. We are targeting San Julian … Continue reading

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the LACC and DLANC save the Alameda trees!

Members of the Skid Row community, in partnership with DLANC  and the LACC had planted 27 trees on Alameda St. between 4th and 7th, in 2009. Since the planting, the Committee who organized this project has dispersed, and the maintenance of these trees … Continue reading

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trash & the Alameda trees on Sept. 5th, 2011

I had the day off work today, so I thought I would walk over to the Alameda trees (http://bit.ly/oR9qPQ) and do some clean-up around the berms. I am officially asking for help with these saplings. They need to be watered and … Continue reading

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I need to start a Nonprofit organization…

There were 31 Podocarpus macropyllus (Shrubby Yew Pine) trees planted along the Alameda Corridor in October 2009. No entity, public or private, is currently the responsible party to take care of these saplings. Trees need 5 years to establish themselves so that … Continue reading

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London Plane trees on 5th & 6th – origins

This post is about the origins of the London Plane trees along 5th & 6th Streets in Skid Row. I had wondered since I moved here, who planted them, what were the circumstances and where did the funding come from?  … Continue reading

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