Southwest Corridor Park
Volunteer Hour Tracking - Summary
Thank you for all the work you do in the Southwest Corridor Park! Here is a summary of the information entered so far. The first chart shows hours by month. The second provides a listing of entries, including the map location, hours, date and description or comments.
186.5 total volunteer hours
Volunteers worked in more than 9 different garden locations in the Southwest Corridor Park
Volunteer garden stewards work on their own throughout the week and also groups of volunteers work on the approximately 2 volunteer days we have held so far this year.
Volunteers work either on their own; or in small groups; or in larger groups, with up to 11 volunteers working on our largest volunteer day.
On our volunteer days, 15 leaf/compost bags have been filled.
Volunteer Hours - By Group Size (working alone; in a group of 2-4; in a group of 5 or more)
|Working alone||108.5 hours|
|5 or more people||53 hours|
|2-4 people||25 hours|
Details - by Location and Garden
|Date||Map Area #||Name of Area||Hours||Comments/Description||Bags (optional info)||Number of people in group|
|3-23-2019||SE||20 hours||Cleaned up at Harcourt, Canine Vista and Canton Green. Removed Ivy, leaves and trash, reset fence, dug out and moved an Arborvitae.||8 bags||10|
|3-21-2019||SE||3 hours||Cleared leaves/debris in the flowerbeds next to the Carleton Court Dog Park.||1|
|3-20-2019||24||Carleton Sidewalk||2 hours||1|
|3-19-2019||21||Carleton Path||5 hours||1|
|3-18-2019||SE||9 hours||We cleaned out Foster bed, set out "keep Off" signs, started the rope fencing at Follen and Braddock.||3|
|3-16-2019||All||5 hours||Pruned at Blackwood, went to Home Depot in Somerville and bought stakes etc.||1|
|3-13-2019||All||8 hours||Purchased storage bin at Home depot, talked about the park plans for the Park Serve day. Picked up bin at Home Depot.||1|
|3-11-2019||All||2 hours||Vandalism and theft at Harcourt. Tools stolen, cart stolen. Spoke with Pat. Dropped off Browne Fund Application. etc etc.||1|
|3-1-2019||All||6 hours||Paypal work, Trip to Arnold to look at Acer griseum, 2 hrs pruning and laminating, 2 hours review of Browne Fund application for Durham Oval||1|
|2-22-2019||SE||2 hours||Pruned at Canton, Durham||1|
|2-18-2019||All||36 hours||Wrote up application for funding from "Love your Block"||1|
|2-15-2019||14||Durham Oval||4 hours||Planning session, Durham Oval.||1|
|2-10-2019||05A||Potting Garden||2 hours||Pruned at Cumberland, fixed fence at dog path.||1|
|2-5-2019||SE||4 hours||Gorgeous day in Boston. Cleaned up at Harcourt, Upper Braddock, Greenwich. Pruned, cleaned up. discussed pruning with Pat.||4 bags||1|
|1-26-2019||16E||Basketball Hill||2 hours||A glorious cool sunny winter day. I rolled up soccer hoses at the Dog Park and pruned the rambling Juniper lower Basketball hill.||1 bags||1|
|1-15-2019||25||Canine Vista||2 hours||Cleaned out Foster Bed Area, met w Pat and Bob Doherty (Greenwich Pk) about pruning and replacement of lilacs at Greenwich.||1|
|1-14-2019||SE||2 hours||Met with Pat, and then Ben park wide concerning 1. Adjusting fence in Foster Bed.2. Drains at Follen 3. Grinding pathways to adjust for settling of concrete 4. Planting a memorial tree at Durham, 5. Durham restoration. 6 Pruning at Greenwich. 7. Mulching park wide. 8. Northampton green issues from landscaping to repairing walkway at entry to T. 9. Aerating soil in the Spring 10. Park Serve day and painting the ironwork up at Mass Ave.||1|
|1-13-2019||All||6 hours||Planning for the year.||1|
|Total||186.5 hours||15 bags|