Town Hall with State Senator Scott Wiener on Saturday Sept 21

State Senator Scott Wiener will be holding a town hall at Commodore Sloat Elementary School on Saturday September 21st,  12 Noon to 1:30 PM. Tickets are available here:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/senator-scott-wiener-town-hall-tickets-68859674139

About this event: An open discussion with State Senator Scott Wiener. Senator Wiener will give updates on his work during this legislative session and give constituents an opportunity to ask questions in an open forum.

SF Examiner: Safe parking site up for approval

Article from SF Examiner: https://www.sfexaminer.com/news/safe-parking-site-up-for-approval/

Safe parking site up for approval

Neighbors, Planning Commission to weigh in on facility for homeless living in vehicles

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A parking lot near Balboa Park station, which has been identified as a possible safe parking location for people living in RVs, at Geneva and San Jose streets on Monday, July 15, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

LAURA WAXMANN
Aug. 27, 2019 10:00 p.m.

The San Francisco Planning Commission on Thursday will weigh a proposal to temporarily use a parking lot near the Balboa Park Bart Station as an overnight rest stop for RV and car dwellers, complete with services.

Pending the commission’s approval, the city planning code would be amended to allow long-term parking and overnight camping in vehicles, as well as the addition of restrooms and showering facilities at a current parking lot near the Balboa Park Bart Station that is slated slated for the construction of 100 percent affordable housing next year. Continue reading “SF Examiner: Safe parking site up for approval”

Monday Aug 5: SNA Quarterly Meeting

You are invited: the quarterly meeting of the Sunnyside Neighborhood Association is  Monday August 5th, 7-8:30 pm. Open to all residents. Agenda below.  at St Finn Barr Hall, 415 Edna Street at Hearst Ave.

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The speakers and subjects will include:

  • President’s Welcome and Treasurer’s report;
  • Detroit Steps update, with Rosaura Valle;
  • Stop Crime SF, with guest Joel Engardio;
  • Balboa Reservoir project update and community discussion, with BRCAC representative Amy O’Hair and and SNA BR Committee Chair Jennifer Heggie, including information on City College’s new campus plan;
  • Also including a Q&A with an SFMTA representative about the prospect of parking permits re BR impacts;
  • Undergrounding utility wires, with guest Kate Beckwith;
  • The usual raffle, including fresh eggs from President Steve Martinpinto’s chickens for some lucky winner.

Time to join or renew your membership? You can pay dues at the meeting, or click ‘Donate’ button below.

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June 10: Balboa Reservoir community meeting — EIR and City College plans

The next meeting of the Balboa Reservoir Community Advisory Committee (BRCAC) is Monday June 10, 6-8pm, Room 140, Multi-Use Building, City College of San Francisco, 50 Frida Kahlo Way. The agenda will include discussion of the draft Environmental Impact Review for the project, and an update from City College about plans for adjacent development. Everyone is welcome and there is always a public comment period.

View full agenda here. More about the housing project and the BRCAC here or click tab at top of this page.

Below are a selection of slides from the March 11 BRCAC meeting, showing the current developer plans. View the entire presentation here.   Continue reading “June 10: Balboa Reservoir community meeting — EIR and City College plans”

Monday May 6: SNA Quarterly Meeting

You are invited: the quarterly meeting of the Sunnyside Neighborhood Association is next Monday, May 6th. Open to all residents. Agenda below.  7-8:30 pm, at Sunnyside Conservatory, 236 Monterey Blvd. 

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The speakers and subjects will include:

  • Justin Hu-Nguyen, Community Affairs Coordinator from Lyft / FordGoBike program: on Sunnyside’s coming bike-share stations. Bring your questions and concerns.
  • Steve Kech, Public Relations Officer at the SFPUC on CleanPowerSF: to answer your questions about the new energy program.
  • Participatory Budget Update: Hear about Sunnyside’s four winning proposals, including the Detroit Steps Project, with Erica Maybaum, aide to Supervisor Yee.
  • Balboa Reservoir Project Update: from the BR Committee.
  • Ben Matranga: on Resilient West Portal program.
  • The usual raffle.

Time to join or renew your membership? You can pay dues at the meeting, or click ‘Donate’ button below.

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