Yosemite Street Village (YSV) Timeline of Achievements

2021

  1. April 3

2020

  1. March
    • COVID Pandemic Hit - all planned events are on pause
  2. July 1
    • First-ever Yosemite Street Village Night Market

2019

  1. November 12
    • Fourth and final community meeting takes place at the Blackwater Cafe.
  2. October 11
    •  The neighborhood's first Art Walk brought over 600 people into the YSV's sidewalks. The street was transformed into an arts destination full of musicians, local talent by neighborhood artists, a flower shop soft opening, and a colorful umbrella alley unveiling at the Catalyst Art & Wellness Studio.
  3. October 21
    • Comstock Magazine writes an article about the historic Yosemite Meat Market's new owner and the wave of revitalization in YSV.
  4. October 31
    • First trick or Treat stroll on Yosemite Street brought an estimated 200 children between 4-5pm on October 31.
  5. August 20
    • Assemblywoman Susan Talamantes Eggman and Senator Cathleen Galgiani recognized YSV.
  6. August 6
    • Inaugural National Night Out Block Party was a smashing success with well over 600+ in attendance.
  7. July 25,
    • Yosemite Street from Magnolia to Poplar Street gets resurfaced, along with new stripping and stop legends.
  8. July 6
    • Second mural complete and named "The Beacon" by Mike & Moises.
  9. April 23
    • Adopt a Flowerbed Campaign on Yosemite Street is launched.
  10. March 26
    • YSV Business Watch officially formed. Jimboy Rabanal is named Business Watch Capitan.
  11. March 18
    • YSV's first mural is complete and named "The Village Wings" by Arvin Delacruz.
  12. February 12
    • San Joaquin Board of Supervisors recognized YSV.
  13. January 13
    • YSV's first-ever neighborhood clean up.
    • The Record Newspaper featured an article of the clean up.
    • Mayor of Stockton, Michael Tubbs recognized YSV.

2018

  1. November 13
    • Community members Julie & Miguel meet at an Open Mic event at the Blackwater and then began to brainstorm fun ideas to improve Yosemite Street.
  2. November 26
    • YSV's first general public meeting held at Blackwater.