The San Marino City Council has approved the creation of a dedicated fund to hold private donations for the revival and maintenance of the Lacy Park rose arbor, an act intended to provide assurance that the money is spent as intended. Continue reading “City OKs Setup of Fund to Hold Donations for Rose Arbor”
Lacy Park’s beloved Rose Arbor not only will return to its spot adorning the western entrance to the San Marino haven, but it will even have the same design as the structure torn down in 2016.
The question to be answered — tentatively in March — will be how to pay for it.
“The general consensus of the City Council seems pretty clearly to rebuild,” City Manager Marcella Marlowe said during Friday’s council meeting. “The first question is, do you want to put city funds forward to do it, or do we want to rely on donations?” Continue reading “City Wants Lacy Park Rose Arbor to Rise Anew”