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One Man’s Trash….. by Tom Grode

For many years street trash in Skid Row has been part frustration, part confusion, part scandal, part embarrassment. But it has also been part positive challenge and part community mobilization. The month of April produced an avalanche of activity and … Continue reading

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trash update for 5th St. (the Nickel)

Last night I took a leisurely stroll down the Nickel with an Operation Face-Lift tour-guide.  The night air was warm and many Skidrowians were out socializing and enjoying the evening (course there are no benches available for them to sit on at night, … Continue reading

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update on new trash cans in the Toy district

This post is an update to a recent effort to improve the sanitary conditions in the Toy District by ordering 25 new white mesh trash cans to be placed in this area by the Bureau of Sanitation Department. See previous blog post here. … 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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