Filled with unsightly, overgrown weeds, the center divider on
Kanan Road in Oak Park was in
dire need of cleaning up, according to an article in The Acorn this
week in 1975.
After Ventura County submitted a high estimate, a landscaping
contract for the work was awarded
to a Van Nuys nursery. Plants and
grass were to be installed along
with a high-tech sprinkler system
that used a sensor to detect when
plants needed watering.
An ad for a new kind of largescreen TV too...