Tag Archives: Hal McMath

street light update for Skid Row 9/24/2012

By Hal McMath A couple weeks ago we performed what is turning into a tri-annual ritual of counting inoperative streetlights in the Skid Row area. The first time back in November we counted over 70 outed streetlights in the area … Continue reading

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it was a bad day on San Julian Street today, no help from the “Dream Center”

Today, another local loft resident, Hal McMath (he does the Skid Row street light and trash can updates) and myself walked San Julian Street to monitor what is going on sanitation-wise in the area, as well as pass out some fliers for our upcoming … Continue reading

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BigBelly Solar

By Hal McMath The latest and greatest in green technology includes a solar powered trash compaction device that can handle up to 150 pounds of garbage between emptying cycles. Known as BigBelly Solar, the product is currently being rolled out … Continue reading

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OPERATION FACE-LIFT/Saturday, February 25th, 2012

The inaugural OPERATION FACE-LIFT/2012 kickoff campaign turned out better than I could have imagined. All the time and dedication given from the people who came together today makes me heartened that this new movement started from the ground-up, grass-roots style, can and … 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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