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Skid Row trash can update for 7/6/14

Good news on the trash can front. “The Bottoms” as it is referred to- the area around San Julian St. & 5th- has seen a tremendous increase in… 293 more words

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Parade Day & a jumper

Last Saturday morning was the 2nd Los Angeles Poverty Department “Walk the Talk Parade”. The LA Times covered it & wrote up a nice piece about it… 354 more words

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new Gateway Apartments deliver the trees!

As I wrote about recently here, the southwest corner of 5th & San Pedro St. has recently transformed into something much better than what was there before. 128 more words

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intrigue with APTs in Skid Row- broken toilets

Last night I went for a walk and also to check out “Movies on the Nickel” @ the James Woods Community Center- afterwards, I checked up on the toilet just outside San Julian Park on 5th. 537 more words

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a few less Ficus trees on San Pedro Street

This corner, which is just down and across the street from my building, is rapidly shifting. A project called “The Gateway”, which is an SRO Housing Corp. 168 more words

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Bus Benches come to Skid Row, in Haiku

The bus benches green

as palm trees in desert sand

folks rose up to sit

You may be wondering why I posted these pictures of people (including myself) sitting on bus benches and why this deserves a Haiku. 81 more words

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