OB Elementary School 100 Yr. Anniversary

OBElementorysmThe Ocean Beach Historical Society Nov. 19th, 2009 presented:
The OB Elementary School Celebrates Its 100 Year Anniversary

The Alumni Rejoiced in the School’s History from 1909 – 2009
FEATURED JOHN DEBECK & PRESENTED BY ALUMNI THROUGH THE GENERATIONS
San Diego School Board Member John deBeck helped us celebrate the 100th anniversary. Mr. deBeck was joined by many Ocean Beach Elementary Alumni of all ages (From 5 to over 100 yrs. old) as they share their funny and fascinating memories and the history of the school.

10/15/09- HISTORIC DESIGNATIONS by Katheryn Rhodes

Katheryn Rhodes of La Playa Heritage Presented
HISTORIC DESIGNATIONS AND HOW TO WRITE A HISTORIC DESIGNATION REPORT
Oct. 15th, Ms. Rhodes discussed the beautiful historically designated homes in the La Playa neighborhood which was established in 1849.
The City of SD, State, and Federal government all have the same basic guidelines for Historic Designation report. Katheryn Rhodes of La Playa Heritage will give a talk on the required steps and research needed to write your own
Historic Designation Report in order to qualify your home for Mills Act status and a reduction in property taxes. A template for Historic Reports and a Step by Step guide will be available free to anyone who would like to research their home for possible historic designation.
Katheryn_Rhodes KATHERYN RHODES is a Civil Engineer with a Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering from San Diego State University. Ms. Rhodes has written many geotechnical investigations, and provided forensic research for many projects including the Naval Training Center, Battery Wilkenson, and many building at UCSD. Visit Katheryn’s website at: laplayaheritage.com