Things are moving faster now that the developer team, AvalonBay/BRIDGE, has been chosen for the housing project for this huge site south of Sunnyside. Community involvement will continue to be a big part of the direction that various aspects of the project take. All interested residents are welcome at the Balboa Reservoir Community Advisory Committee (BRCAC) meetings. Read more about the project at top tab.

When: Monday Dec 11, 2017, 6-8pm.

Where: SF City College Ocean Campus, Multi-Use Building, Room 140, 50 Phelan Ave, San Francisco CA.

What:  The bulk of the meeting will be discussion of the traffic access, circulation, and parking issue, recently identified as primary concerns for local residents.

Read the full agenda here: http://default.sfplanning.org/plans-and-programs/planning-for-the-city/public-sites/balboareservoir/balboareservoir_CAC_Agenda_121117.pdf

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From AvalonBay/BRIDGE proposal presentation in June 2017, for Balboa Reservoir site. See links for full proposal here: https://sunnysideassociation.wordpress.com/2017/08/23/balboa-reservoir-developer-chosen/

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From Ocean Ave Association: Holiday Air Market is happening this weekend! From 12-4 p.m. on Sunday, December 10, local artists will be selling their hand-made items. At Unity Plaza.

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On Dec 2, members of the developer team for the Balboa Reservoir Project led a walking tour around the site. Here is an account. You can participate in the community input process: Next community meeting is Dec 11.

‘Developer Leads Neighbors On Balboa Reservoir Site Tour’ https://hoodline.com/2017/12/developers-lead-neighbors-on-balboa-reservoir-site-tour

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Photo: Will Carruthers/Hoodline

On KPIX / Channel 5 CBS: video news feature about the efforts of Sunnyside neighbors to battle the onslaught of package thefts. Watch it here: http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2017/12/05/san-francisco-neighborhood-residents-team-up-to-fight-package-thieves/

SF Planning: New guidelines are being developed that will affect future building in the city, Urban Design Guidelines. The public is invited to participate in the review process.

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After the latest round of feedback and in response to public comment at the Planning Commission on May 11th, 2017, the Department is proposing a revised structure to how guidance can be provided for Neighborhood Commercial (NC) districts within the city. Continue Reading »

A recent article in the Ingleside-Excelsior Light features our new Ingleside Police Station captain, Jack Hart, a Sunnyside resident.

Read it here: http://ielightsf.com/2017/11/21/meet-ingleside-police-stations-new-capt-jack-hart/
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Members of the development team will be conducting a walking tour of the Balboa Reservoir site, open to interested members of the surrounding communities.

WHAT: A walking tour and discussion with interested community members of the Balboa Reservoir led by representatives from the Avalon Bay/BRIDGE housing development and architecture team. We will explore potential locations of the proposed large park open space, new pedestrian connections to the surrounding neighborhood, and the proposed new housing, along with a possible childcare center, dog play area, and other community amenities.

WHEN: Saturday December 2, from 10am-12pm

WHERE: Meet at Philz Coffee at Unity Plaza, 1110 Ocean Avenue, San Francisco