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Plotkin Alley

 
 
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By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
1. Plotkin Alley Marker
Inscription. Named in 2010 for James Plotkin, the "Unoffical Mayor of Old Pasadena", and a well known businessman and community leader dedicated to the revitalization of Old Pasadena. As a founding member of the Pasadena Central Improvement Association, Plotkin had the unique energy and foresight to rally people to the common purpose of a better Old Pasadena. Plotkin was instrumental in the inception of the Old Pasadena Streetscapes and alley walkways plan, and the Old Pasadena parking garages. He was very active with Pasadena Beautiful Foundation, Pasadena Heritage, Pasadena Museum of History, and the Old Pasadena Management District.
 
Erected by Friends of Jim Plotkin.
 
Location. 34° 8.721′ N, 118° 8.926′ W. Marker is in Pasadena, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on S Raymond Ave. Click for map. Located on the Distant Land Business. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 S Raymond Ave, Pasadena CA 91105, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Braley Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Mercantile Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Brainard Alley (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct
Plotkin Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
2. Plotkin Alley Marker
line); a different marker also named Mercantile Place (about 500 feet away); Exchange Alley (about 600 feet away); Kendall Alley (about 600 feet away); Hayes Alley (about 700 feet away); Pasadena City Hall (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Pasadena.
 
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Plotkin Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
3. Plotkin Alley Marker
Plotkin Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
4. Plotkin Alley Marker
Plotkin Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
5. Plotkin Alley Marker
Plotkin Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
6. Plotkin Alley Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 137 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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