Good afternoon Del Cerro. I received the following email from Jason Allen, the City’s Senior Ranger for Open Space Canyons regarding a Navajo Canyon Clean-Up (the canyon between Del Cerro and Allied Gardens) this Saturday. Thank you, Jay Wilson DCAC
Saturday, November 22, we will be planting native plants, picking up trash, removing non-native weeds and doing trail maintenance. In Navajo Canyon (Del Cerro/Allied Gardens) 1:30PM– 4:30PM 6801 Easton Court – Prince of Peace Lutheran Church From Del Cerro, turn left off of Waring Road on to Galewood Street, and the first left is the church parking lot. Park in Church parking lot. Meet at gate. Thomas Guide 1250 B6. *NO BATHROOMS ON SITE* We will be picking up trash, and doing some brush and debris removal.
Additional Project Information: *NO BATHROOMS ON SITE* Tools and gloves are provided. Please wear closed toes shoes and protection from the sun (a hat, sunscreen, etc). Bring a sufficient amount of water for yourself to drink. Volunteers must be physically able to hike on uneven terrain down into canyon during some volunteer events and perform varying degrees of manual labor. Tasks vary and can be accommodated to fit volunteer’s abilities. Events are rain or shine!
Please Note:If you or your guest is below the age of 18, you need to have a parent or guardian sign the Liability Waiver that can be found at http://www.sandiego.gov/park-and-recreation/pdf/volunteer/volunteerwaiver.pdf Bring the signed waiver to the volunteer event.
You are welcome to just show up to the event without prior notification if you have a group of 5 or less. If you would like to sign up a group please notify me in advance. If you have any questions about the event let me know. If you would like to be removed from the list let me know.
Jason W. Allen
Senior Park Ranger
Open Space Canyons
City of San Diego
Park and Recreation Department
Open Space Division