General Meeting Recap 12/2/10

This evening, the HVNA general meeting had two presentations on transportation and planning.

Margaret Cortes from the San Francisco County Transportation Authority presented the Central Freeway and Octavia Boulevard Circulation Study. Tilly Chang was also present to field transportation questions. There were many questions and comments, but if you did not get to present your ideas, please contact Margaret at this link (which lists her phone number and will allow you to email her directly): Margaret Cortes

Javad Mirabdal from San Francisco SFMTA presented the Haight Street Bus Improvement project. Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association supports more efficient public transportation and has supported this project in the past. This Haight Street Bus Improvement discussion will go to a SFMTA public meeting soon. Please email Javad Mirabdal with questions or comments at:

If you have any general transportation and planning issues that you would like to discuss with the HVNA, contact Jason Henderson at:

Please note:

Please join the Hayes Valley neighborhood tomorrow night (December 3rd) in a pairing of the annual Hayes Valley Merchants’ “Holiday Block Party” with the annual Community Partners United “Music in the Green and Community Mixer.” The music and mixer will be in Patricia’s Green and the merchants in the neighborhood will be open later in the evening until 9PM. Various merchants are hosting special events and activities for all to enjoy. Please bring an unwrapped gift to donate to the SF Fire Department’s Toy Drive and/or enjoy the music in the Green while enjoying coffee, hot chocolate and cookies served by HVNA board members. Come support our neighborhood and meet your neighbors while celebrating the holiday season.