Recognizing the value in thoughtful public space development, the San Leandro Improvement Association aims to design and build spaces the surrounding community can be proud of.
Greening our Public Spaces
Enhancing our local public spaces is part of the San Leandro Improvement Association's vision of curating a better, more pleasant downtown experience.
Telling Our Story
From it's office at the historic Casa Peralta, the San Leandro Improvement Association collaborates with local community members to develop new projects that highlight San Leandro's unique past.
While working everyday to improve Downtown San Leandro, the San Leandro Improvement Association also works to preserve and acquaint residents with it's intriguing past.
The San Leandro Improvement Association advocates on behalf of the public’s benefit in the areas of public safety, beautification, and streetscape enhancement to improve San Leandro’s downtown experience.
The San Leandro Improvement Association maintains the cleanliness of the downtown district with its dedicated maintenance staff that works seven days a week to ensure the appearance of the downtown district is upheld.
The association support current events and projects in the downtown district and will be working on bringing new activities and events to San Leandro’s downtown in an effort to bring the community together.
The San Leandro Improvement Association (SLIA) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation that’s run by a board consisting of property owners, residents, community members and businesses. The SLIA Board of Directors and sub-committees deliberate and advocate on initiatives designed to improve the Downtown San Leandro experience comprehensively; including issues ranging from sidewalk cleanliness, public-safety coordination, district promotion as well as event programming, and public space development. A flourishing community takes an active community, and the SLIA looks to empower all local stakeholders to contribute to the revitalization of our Downtown community cooperatively.
The SLIA collaborates with other institutions and individuals to preserve the historical nature of downtown sites while also working to engage the community in discovering San Leandro’s unique historical past.
The association is actively facilitating a wide array of local projects designed around its constituents best interest, taking on initiatives ranging from enhancing existing public spaces to district traffic calming—all in an effort to create a vibrant, safe and beautiful downtown destination.
The San Leandro Improvement Association works daily to maintain our downtown public sidewalks and plazas with a dedicated maintenance staff working seven days-a-week to keep downtown clean and beautiful for the community to enjoy.
The wait is over – Downtown San Leandro's Sons of Liberty Alehouse is now open for business! Stop by to enjoy a unique selection of craft beers, artisan cocktails and wines along with a full menu of seasonal dishes. 🍸 #MySanLeandro
Don't miss the San Leandro Police Department's Christmas Cookies with the Cops event, happening tonight from 6-8 p.m.! Admission is one new, unwrapped toy for the department's toy drive. We hope to see you there! #MySanLeandro#DWTNSanLeandro
Did you stroll down the "Winter Wonderland Walk" at "It's a Wonderful Night?" The San Leandro Improvement Association donated a row of artificial trees that lined the walk, which were decorated by local San Leandro students for the whole community to enjoy! 🎄
The most wonderful time of the year is here, and these are some ways we’re celebrating (in chronological order): Holiday Windows: The S.F. SPCA and Macy’s kick off the 30th annual event, a showcase of adoptable animals staffed by dedicated volunteers. 5 p.m. Nov. 18,...
The wait is over – Downtown San Leandro's @sonsoflibertyalehouse is now open for business! Stop by to enjoy a unique selection of craft beers, artisan cocktails and wines along with a full menu of seasonal dishes. 🍸 #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro
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December 7, 2016
Tonight from 6-8 p.m., the @sanleandropd is hosting Christmas Cookies with the Cops, a family-friendly event where kids can take photos with Santa and decorate cookies! Admission is one new, unwrapped toy for their holiday toy drive – hope to see you there! #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro View on Instagram
December 7, 2016
Did you stroll down the "Winter Wonderland Walk" at "It's a Wonderful Night?" The San Leandro Improvement Association donated a row of artificial trees lining the walk, which were decorated by local San Leandro students for the whole community to enjoy! 🎄 #DWTNSanLeandro #MySanLeandro
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December 6, 2016
"It's a Wonderful Night" really did live up to its name! Share your photos from the event with us using #DWTNSanLeandro for a chance to be reposted! 🎄 #MySanLeandro
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December 4, 2016
San Leandro's annual "It's a Wonderful Night" celebration is coming up this Friday, Dec. 2nd, and you're invited! Join us in Joaquin Plaza from 6-9 p.m. for a festive night of performances, crafts, carriage rides, photos with Santa and so much more. We hope to see you there! ❄️🎄 #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro View on Instagram
December 2, 2016
Happy Thanksgiving from our families to yours! 🦃🍂 #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro View on Instagram