Tag Archives: CCEA

the case for more trees along 7th St./Skid Row

Although I live on San Pedro Street, I know a few things about 7th. You’re about to know what I know about 7th and at the end is a simple cost-free way you can help the case I’m about to … Continue reading

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newly painted CCEA trash cans add color to the ‘hood

The CCEA paints their trash cans a stunning shade of red just in time for the Holidays! Any color in the streets of Skid Row is more than welcome in my book.

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Skid Row “Operation Healthy Streets” begins tomorrow

        (below is from Estela Lopez, Executive Director of the Central City East Association/CCEA) Everyone: CCEA has been working closely with Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s office for the past three weeks, and I am delighted to announce that beginning … Continue reading

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Skid Row Community Clean-Up day, by Mr. Brady Metcalfe

  I wish to sincerely thank Mr. Brady Metcalfe of Universal Protection Service for organizing last Saturday’s Skid Row Community Clean-Up day. I was encouraged to see such a stong show of volunteerism for something so needed in this community- street sweeping and power-washing! … Continue reading

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OPERATION FACE-LIFT/Saturday, March 24th, 2012

Operation Face-Lift 2012 is picking up steam and gettin’ ready for another “Community Clean-Up” next weekend starting @ 11am @624 s. San Julian (VOA-DROP IN CENTER). Also needed are brooms, garbage bags, dust pans, garbage cans, face-masks and gloves. The last … Continue reading

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trash cans in the Toy district

By Hal McMath In 2009 Toy District property owners voted against renewing the contract with the local business improvement district operator the CCEA which currently covers much of the Industrial District. As a commercially zoned district, Toy District businesses are responsible for their … Continue reading

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Trees on San Pedro Street, trimmed! Thanks CCEA!

Over the long X-mas holiday weekend, the Central City East Association-the BID for much of Skid Row- trimmed the giant Ficus trees on San Pedro Street. I was out-of-town, otherwise I would most definitely have gotten some photos of the actual trimming. Speaking … Continue reading

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