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Published on Monday, January 27, 2020

Mission San Jose Neighborhood Association and City Council District 3 Launch Roosevelt Beautification Project

CONTACT: Stephanie Guerra, 210-207-7008
Stephanie.guerra@sanantonio.gov

 

SAN ANTONIO (January 27, 2020) — This past Saturday, January 25, the Mission San Jose Neighborhood Association (MSJNA) took initiative and partnered with the City Council District 3 office to launch the inaugural Beautification Project on the Roosevelt corridor in and around the World Heritage area.

 

MSJNA worked with District 3 and utilized the City of San Antonio’s Dial-A-Trailer to help tackle trash and brush along Roosevelt Avenue. There were almost 20 volunteers and they collected trash, tire debris, shopping carts, bottles and cans and other non-biodegradable items. They plan to make this a quarterly cleanup event and are calling for volunteers to help for future gatherings.

 

“It’s projects like these that help bring the community together. I am proud to support the Mission San Jose neighborhood with their cleanup efforts. It is a monumental year for them and for the City of San Antonio as we lead up to the 300th anniversary of Mission San Jose,” said Councilwoman Rebecca Viagran.

 

For more information on the project or how to volunteer, please contact Chris Villa at 210-207-7002.

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