Sunday Dec 28 2008 comments Rose Parade Prep for Roseville Float - Day 1 By: Preston Belknap -A +A Roseville residents Jeanette Joseph and son Ben attaching branches to the tree at the back of the float. Detailed view of the birds wing. Roseville Assistant City Manager Julia Burrows. Everyone helped prepare flowers for various applications on the float. Roseville resident Jeanette Joseph prepares to attach a branch to a tree on the float. Each float starts out with a chassis. Roseville resident Jeanette Joseph attaching branches. Roseville resident John Joseph attaching a branch. Roseville resident Pat Oliver attaches a branch to the tree at the back of the float. Roseville Assistant City Manager Julia Burrows puts feathers on the wing of bird at rear of float. Mural hung inside the barn for everyone to see. Roseville Assistant City Manager details the bird. Tree at back of float has to lay flat in the barn so it will clear the entrance to leave on parade day. Scene of activity inside the float barn. Even Santa Claus stuck around to help Roseville build their float. Al Capparelli of Roseville Sun City helps to prepare flowers. Judith Capparelli of Roseville Sun City helps cut flowers. One of many tents full of flowers. Hundreds of Roseville residents purchased individual flower viles and were able to put a personal message on each one. Assistant City Manager, Julia Burrows, demonstrates filling the flower viles. Production line of volunteers. Inside one of the train cars. Seats on left where riders will be strapped in. Roseville resident Pat Oliver attaches a branch to the tree at the back of the float.