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Saturday WestSide Walks Hosted By Alchemical Nursery, With Public Statement To Be Issued About Sidewalk Snow Management

In Media Alert, Public Infrastructure, Volunteering on February 20, 2015 at 7:00 am

Contact: Frank Raymond Cetera

The Alchemical Nursery, Co-Founder and Permaculture Sites Coordinator, 315-308-1372


The Alchemical Nursery hosts WestSide Walks (WSW) volunteer snow shovelling. A public statement on behalf of NWS residents about the need for proper snow removal and management of pedestrian pathways will be issued. The free event is open to the public and is designed to introduce attendees to WestSide Walks and the pressing need for snow management in Syracuse.  All volunteers receive free lunch at 12:30 PM and a WSW toboggan knit hat.


  • Frank Raymond Cetera – Resident, Alchemical Nursery Co-Founder and Permaculture Sites Coordinator
  • Karaline Rothwell – Resident, WestSide Residents Coalition Community Organizer
  • Rick Destito – Resident, Owner of The Gear Factory


The Alchemical Nursery will host the WestSide Walks volunteer snow shovelling brigade, which will include participants who will take pictures of problem spots and commercial properties that are not adequately clearing pedestrian pathways for an online photo-journalism project.  A public statement will be issued on behalf of residents.

When:Saturday, February 21, 2015, 11:00 AM

Where:Brown Memorial Church, 228 Davis Street, Syracuse, NY 13204 (Off-Street Lot Parking Available, Please Use Side Entrance)

Bonus:Community Lunch will be served at 12:30 PM following the finish of the shovelling brigade’s work for the day.  All volunteers receive a WSW Safety Yellow toboggan knit hat.

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