Neighbors To Paint Mission Terrace’s Monuments This Saturday

The New Mission Terrace Improvement Association is holding a volunteer event to repaint the neighborhood's landmark monuments.

The Ingleside Light's independent news relies on readers. Sign up for the weekly email newsletter or become a member.

The New Mission Terrace Improvement Association is hosting a community re-painting event on Saturday to restore the monuments.

The idea came from Perez Construction’s Operations Manager Connor Skelly and NMTIA President David Hooper. This event will include free tacos, beverages and all the materials needed to restore the historic monuments for volunteers.

“It should be a great event to meet local neighbors and help beautify our neighborhood,” Skelly said.

“Show up at 10 o’clock and meet your neighbors,” Hooper said. “Think of Tom Sawyer and white washing the fence, if people have read Tom Sawyer. It’s people showing up, shrugging and saying 'I’ve got time to do this. I’ll make time to do this' and if they don’t, there’ll be some other opportunities.”

To participate, the association asks that those interested register.

It is being sponsored by many local organizations like Oceanview-Merced Heights-Ingleside Cultural Participation Project, Perez Construction, Helm Real Estate, Mis Pequenos Angelitos Daycare, Colores Painting Company and Marquez Painting.

Monuments Painting

Date: Aug. 13, 2022

Location: Corner of San Jose and Santa Ynez avenues

Time: 10 a.m.

Registration Link

Support independent community news

No media outlet covers our neighborhood like The Ingleside Light. Full stop.

Reader support sustains the expensive reporting our community needs and deserves. Will you join the hundreds of readers and become a member?

Great! You’ve successfully signed up.

Welcome back! You've successfully signed in.

You've successfully subscribed to The Ingleside Light.

Success! Check your email for magic link to sign-in.

Success! Your billing info has been updated.

Your billing was not updated.