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Editorial: Public spaces, private help

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                American Savings Bank opened its new $100 million headquarters in Chinatown, and as part of that launch early this year, conducted community cleanups and a park upgrade. The Aala Park restroom was renovated, the skate area was repainted, the basketball court was resurfaced.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    American Savings Bank opened its new $100 million headquarters in Chinatown, and as part of that launch early this year, conducted community cleanups and a park upgrade. The Aala Park restroom was renovated, the skate area was repainted, the basketball court was resurfaced.

In select cases, the partnership of private entities with the city on the care of public parks shows real promise. Read more

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