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2-Day Cleanup Tidies Up Reseda Boulevard

Garage doors after a paint job. (Photo Credit: Andrea Alvarado).
Garage doors after a paint job. (Photo Credit: Andrea Alvarado).
More than a 100 volunteers got their hands dirty over the weekend to spruce up Reseda Boulevard south of Parthenia in Northridge.

CSUN students, and people on behalf of Giving Church and Don Larson's Das Bauhaus were among those who stepped up to the plate to lend a hand with picking up trash, trash, pulling down unwanted poster signs, sweeping and cleaning out tree wells, and cleaning the underpass in Northridge Village.

The garage doors behind Joyce's Coffee Shop also got a fresh coat of paint.

"This is Northridge Sparkle's most successful clean-up ever, and shows that 2-Day Cleanups are the way to go," said Andrea Alvarado." There's still more work to be done and we're looking forward to it growing and getting bigger and better as we see developers interested in our community."
Larry R. September 25, 2013 at 04:09 AM
Hate to say so, but the after-version looks as bad as the before- version. At first I wasn't sure which was which. "A" for effort, though.
Andrea Alvarado September 25, 2013 at 11:13 AM
I can't stop laughing at your comment. You either need glasses or your jealous that you didn't do it!! I've received more than 30 thank you emails, and the businesses that face that wall said it made them happy! Not only that, but young folks in the neighborhood stopped to say "that is awesome." But...everybody is entitled to their opinion.
Danielle September 25, 2013 at 03:44 PM
There is another clean up Saturday the 28th of September-- Chatsworth Street.. WE NEED HELP cleaning the curbs and sidewalks-- Please join if you can.. Starts at 8am-- We will have coffee and treats! Please bring gloves and a rack if you can..We have some but want to make sure we have enough!! PLEASE COME HELP!! High School students this will count as community service for your college applications.
Danielle September 25, 2013 at 03:56 PM
Oh, Chatsworth--- Cleaning between Wilbur and Vanalden.. Park on Vanalden!!

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