Neighborhood Parks Bond discussion

After three months of community outreach with numerous stakeholders, we incorporated your feedback and developed the 2012 San Francisco Recreation and Park bond program. We will be discussing the proposed neighborhood parks for 2012 bond inclusion and our list of city … Read More

Rose Page Mini Park

If you weren’t paying attention, you could altogether miss the Rose Page Mini Park. This quiet, green space is situated between Rose and Page Street on one side, and Laguna and Buchanan Street on the other. The park opened in … Read More

Community Opportunity Fund Workshops

As part of the 2008 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond, the Community Opportunity Fund is giving neighborhoods, community groups, and park enthusiasts an opportunity to make a real difference at their favorite local city parks. Please attend one of … Read More

Discussion of upcoming parks bond

San Francisco Parks Alliance will host a planning meeting focused on the upcoming parks bond:   Monday, March 12, 2012  6pm to 8pm Sports Basement, Grotto Room  1590 Bryant Street  San Francisco, 94103   Community input played a crucial role … Read More

Park(ing) Day 2011 Sept. 16

Park(ing) Day on Hayes Street from last year. In cities around the globe artists, activists and citizens will temporarily transform metered parking spaces into public parks and other social spaces, as part of an annual event called PARK(ing) Day. Originally … Read More

Alamo Square Flea Market Aug. 20th

photograph: “flea market friends” by Anne Bowerman The 28th Annual Alamo Square Flea Market, Saturday August 20th, features great local vendors, and returning this year will be Indie Mart! We are setting aside a dedicated kid area off the shopping … Read More

SF Parks need your help

by Phil Ginsburg, General Manager, SF Recreation and Park Department What would happen to our quality of life if San Francisco’s 225 neighborhood parks suddenly closed? Where would we play without our 179 playgrounds, 82 recreation centers and clubhouses, 72 … Read More