How do trashcans and visual art go together? The Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association, with its merchant sponsors, has figured out a way to do both. Sealed Big Belly trashcans covered in original local art, are installed in high use locations … Read More
Latest update from Bureau of Forestry: I’d like to just clarify a few points about timing. Although the notices say “30 day tree removal” notice, they are intended to provide 30 days notification and appeal opportunity, not to indicate that … Read More
Last weekend Recology, Public Works, FUF Ivy Street neighbors, Vallie (our new district supervisor) and all her aides, a mayors office aide, and HVNA board members all restored 150 ft of sidewalk gardens. Also involved were volunteers from the Korean … Read More
Fellow HVNA board member and volunteer Ben Zotto has put together a great post outlining imagery of Hayes Valley both then and now. Read the full post here.
HVAW presents Quintuple: 5 Artists from the Heart of Hayes Valley September 17, 2017 – October 25, 2017 About the Gallery & Artists If you’ve wondered what’s in that brightly painted container at Octavia and Oak, it’s the new … Read More
SFMTA begins pedestrian safety bulb-outs at Hayes and Buchanan Construction crews have begun outlining the new sidewalk extension, called “bulb-outs” that provide visibility and safety for pedestrians at this busy intersection. The construction will take about a month. These bulb-outs … Read More
We’ve received word from New Seasons that the lease is signed for a full service grocery store at 555 Fulton St, between Laguna and Octavia. Our neighbors have waited for a grocery store within walking distance for more than two … Read More
Beyond Chron recently put out a post that provides a great overview of the newly founded coalition to save the historic street lamps of Van Ness Avenue. “The continuous “Ribbon of Light” that illuminates over two miles of Van Ness … Read More