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, distirct promotion as well as event programming, and public space development. A floruishing 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 it’s 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.
We understand the importance of pedestrian safety in Downtown San Leandro, which is why we partnered with the San Leandro Police Department to increase police services in the district for seven days a week, including at the Downtown San Leandro Farmers' Market! If you're coming...
Interested in the growth and innovative development of Downtown San Leandro? Join us tomorrow evening at the Casa Peralta for San Leandro by Design, Part 2! Participants include SPUR, the San Leandro Improvement Association and James Rojas of Place It! – click below for more...
San Leandro is one of three California cities to join San Francisco in showcasing the new digital tools and services that materialized during the first regional Startup in Residence program (STiR). Click below to read the full article. cc: Government Technology News #DWTNSanLeandro...
With the second iteration of the Startup in Residence Program, four Northern California cities are gaining valuable tools and resources for citizens while chosen startups are earning persuasive use cases to help them scale into the gov tech market.
Have you heard the news? @drakesbeer unveiled plans for a San Leandro brewhouse expansion! 🍻 #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro
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August 26, 2016
We understand the importance of pedestrian safety in Downtown San Leandro, which is why we partnered with the San Leandro Police Department to increase police services in the district for seven days a week, including at the Downtown San Leandro Farmers' Market! #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro View on Instagram
August 26, 2016
In this photograph you can see Dr. Luther Michael, founder of the San Leandro Dahlia Society, presenting dahlias to the 26th governor of California, Clement Calhoun Young, circa 1929! #ThrowbackThursday #DWTNSanLeandro #MySanLeandro
Photo and information sourced from the @sanleandropubliclibrary View on Instagram
August 19, 2016
What's on the menu tonight, San Leandro? #DWTNSanLeandro #MySanLeandro #LeSoleil View on Instagram
If you are out enjoying the Downtown San Leandro Farmers' Market this evening, be sure to share your photos using #MySanLeandro (and treat yourself, while you're at it)! 🍰 #DWTNSanLeandro View on Instagram
August 11, 2016
If you haven't yet, be sure to check out the stunning dahlia garden at the Casa Peralta, courtesy of the San Leandro Dahlia Society! #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro View on Instagram
August 10, 2016
Calling all Pokémon-Go players: There will be a Pokémon-Go Meetup this Saturday, August 6th from 2-4 p.m. at the San Leandro History Museum and Casa Peralta! This event is open to the public – snacks, crafts, and gaming included. We hope to see you there! #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro #PokemonGo
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August 6, 2016
After Wednesday's incredible @exploratorium ribbon cutting ceremony in Joaquin Plaza, we're feeling even more San Leandro-proud than usual! Thanks to everyone who came out to celebrate and try out the new exhibit, including Mayor Pauline Cutter. We hope you enjoyed as much as we did! #MySanLeandro #DWTNSanLeandro View on Instagram