A Sustainable Approach for Storm Water Runoff
Manage storm water runoff on streets through curb cutouts, rain gardens, and tree swales; install educational signs about improved water quality and conservation
Bike Hub Mural Project
Bring life and color to Houghton Park by transforming the deteriorating Bike Hub wall into a canvass for professional community muralists
Location: Houghton Park - 3 walls around building under bleachers
DeForest Park Restroom Beautification
Give residents the comfort they deserve when using the restroom by installing interior upgrades including finishes and fixtures.
Location: Free standing restroom #18 at DeForest Park
Dog Waste Bag Dispensers
Install polls in parks around the district with boxes to dispense plastic bags for dog owners to clean up after their pets
Location: Ramona, DeForest, and Houghton Parks
Don't Trash NLB! Solar Powered Trash Compactors
Give NLB cleaner and greener streets! Powered by the sun, compactors increase on-site capacity while reducing litter, overflow, and collection frequency.
Location: Up to 8 receptacles will be placed at parks and major corridors
Fitness Zones at Ramona & DeForest Parks
Install 3-5 outdoor exercise machines each at two parks to increase access to healthy lifestyles for residents of all ages
Location: Ramona and DeForest Parks
Neighborhood Monument Signs
Install neighborhood monument signs within the district to promote neighborhood pride and establish each area as important and unique parts of the city
Location: Traffic islands on major streets in at least 5 neighborhoods
NLB Goes Green: Community Garden Project
Give NLB residents a place to grow their own fresh fruits & vegetables, access to healthier eating, and foster a sense of community.
Location: DeForest Park
Uptown Bike Lanes
Extend bike lanes on Artesia from Orange to Cherry Ave. These bike lanes will encourage folks to ride to work, school, and exercise.
Location: Artesia Blvd from Orange to Cherry