biography of Larry Ames

·         Coyote Creek Long Range Land Utilization Task Force ~'90 and Kelley Park Master Plan Task Force ~'91

·         Guadalupe River Park Taskforce '00 – '03

·         Santa Clara Valley Water District Environmental Advisory Cmte '02 – '08

·         Citizens for a Livable San Jose: '06-'09

·         SJ Greenprint (SJ Parks & Rec's Strategic Plan) Taskforce ~'00, Update Cmte ~'09, and revision '17-present

·         San Jose Riparian Advocates (founder), '15 – present

·         Coyote Meadows Coalition member

·         for Yes On Parks (supporting County Park Charter Fund), '06-present

·         for Neighbors for Affordable Housing and Open Space (against deceptive housing scheme), '18

·         WG Resident "Volunteer of the Year", 2004

·         Bank of America "Neighborhood Excellence Initiative: Local Hero", 2010

·         Santa Clara Co. League of Conservation Voters "Environmentalist of the Year", 2011

·         Breathe California "Clean Air Award – Public Education", 2012

·         San José Parks Foundation awardee, 2015

 

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