July 22, 2014
It's time for Glendale to get clean again.
The neighborhood once known for being meticulously neat, is getting crews from the Doe Fund to help keep the busy Myrtle Ave. corridor tidy and safe again.
The Funds’ workers, who are often formerly homeless or recently incarcerated, will pick up litter from streets and sidewalks on stretches of Myrtle Ave. from Cooper Ave. to Fresh Pond Road and Grand Ave. from 61st to 74th streets three days a week.
Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley secured the $61,800 in discretionary funding to make the thrice-weekly program happen.
"Residents and business owners along these commercial corridors will begin to ... More »