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Rose Creek residents think a park can stem mounting trash and pressures in Pacific Beach

Rose Creek residents think a park can stem mounting trash and pressures in Pacific Beach

With a number of City developments likely to increase the use and abuse of Rose Creek in east Pacific Beach , the Friends of Rose Creek made an impassioned plea for help at the PB Town Council meeting, Feb. 20.

Friends of Rose Creek executive director Karin Zirk described her group's herculean efforts in removing four tons of trash annually from the creek during cleanups without a drop of assistance from the City, or plans for any.

"It's like if you expected the people who live along the Boardwalk to be responsible for all the trash that happens on the beach," Zirk said. "Is that reasonable? So what's going on right now is those of us who live or work along...

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