Category Archives: ARPPS

Long Beach Homeless Campus

While not strictly modeled on the homeless campus in San Antonio we advocate Sacramento emulate, the Haven for Hope program http://www.havenforhope.org/downloads/docs/H4H%20Brochure%2010-31-2016.pdf  , it is a campus of Long Beach’s own design and looks very interesting, though still too small to really … Continue reading

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Homeless Cleaning up Parkway

A great idea in this Sacramento Bee article and one we floated—and did some work on—as reported in our 2005 Research Report: The American River Parkway Lower Reach Area: A Corroded Crown Jewel; Restoring the Luster, at http://www.arpps.org/report.pdf (pp. 34-36) … Continue reading

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City Council’s Homeless Plan

It’s better than nothing—as reported by the Sacramento Bee—but still very intrusive and potentially dangerous for homes and businesses that are near to any of these planned sites. In our area, a strategy helping the homeless (and local residents and … Continue reading

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Build the Epic Trail

We have long called for some major trail building connected to the American River Trail , see our post at https://riverparkwayblog.wordpress.com/2011/10/24/the-golden-necklace-trail/ and see Golden Necklace category. This article from Comstock’s Magazine looks great. An excerpt. There was a time about … Continue reading

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Helping the Homeless & Homeless Deaths in 2017

In our area, a strategy helping the homeless and local residents and business needs to be developed—capable of sheltering up to 2 or 3 thousand homeless a night—and we suggest basing it on San Antonio’s Haven for Hope program http://www.havenforhope.org/downloads/docs/H4H%20Brochure%2010-31-2016.pdf  especiallyContinue reading

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ARPPS Newsletter, Spring 2018, Two Rivers Trail

American River Parkway Preservation Society Newsletter: Issue 58 – Spring 2018 ________________________________________________________ Contents Announcement:   Article about ARPPS                                                                  Page 1 Essay: Two Rivers Trail                                                                                                Page 1 Society Information:                                                                                              Page 6 ________________________________________________________ Announcement: Article about ARPPS Inside Publications published an … Continue reading

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Article about ARPPS

Inside Publications published an interview with me about ARPPS on page 22 of the March Issue, available at http://www.insidepublications.com/digital/portfolio/inside-arden/    

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