Tips on Bus Safety

By Bob Barnwell The HVNA Public Safety Committee heard from a spokesman from the SFMTA (Muni), at the meeting on April 2nd. Sululagi Palega, Muni Transit Assistance Program manager, talked about how to be safe while riding public transit.  The … Read More

Top Cop visits Hayes Valley

By Bob Barnwell San Francisco Chief of Police, Greg Suhr, spoke before the Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association (HVNA) at the general meeting on March 22nd. The Korean American Center was packed to hear the “Top Cop” and Captain Ann Mannix … Read More

Public Safety Recap

By Bob Barnwell On October 3rd we had a good Public Safety that included nine panelists from city departments and city wide non-profit groups discussing crimes against businesses and non-profit groups.  From the notes of the meeting a team that … Read More

Public Safety Meeting Oct. 3

by Bob Barnwell The next Public Safety meeting is Monday, October 3 at 7:00PM at the Korean American Center at 745 Buchanan. The theme of the meeting will be crimes against merchants and businesses. We will discuss (with San Francisco … Read More

Message to the Hayes Valley Community

Message to the Hayes Valley Community from Karen Mauney-Brodek, HVNA President I am deeply saddened and distraught by the events of the last week in our neighborhood. We have provided links below to some of the news coverage of both … Read More

Become a Neighborhood Court Adjudicator

District Attorney George Gascón is looking for people interested in becoming a Neighborhood Court Adjudicator. Neighborhood Courts are volunteer community panels that resolve nonviolent criminal cases through restorative justice.  Volunteers get trained in arbitration, the principles of restorative justice, mediation skills, … Read More

Public Safety: City Attorney and Bees

Please come to the Hayes Valley Public Safety Meeting Monday, April 4, 2011 7:00 PM Korean American Center at 745 Buchanan Street City Attorney, Dennis Herrera, will discuss the role of the City Attorney in our neighborhood’s public safety. Find … Read More