Active Park Projects

  1. Capital Project Update

    Construction Update- JAN 2020

    Construction activities continue at the Alice Chalmers Playground. The contractor, Azul Works, Inc., has completed the installation of most of the playground equipment Read on...
  2. Capital Project Update

    ALICE CHALMERS PLAYGROUND CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS UPDATE

    Construction work continues at the Alice Chalmers Playground. Azul Works, Inc. has completed the installation of all Read on...
  3. Capital Project Update

    Alice Chalmers Playground Receives $30,000 for Makeover

    Grant awarded by the National Recreation and Park Association and The Walt Disney Company Read on...
  4. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON ALICE CHALMERS PLAYGROUND

    Just a quick update. On Tuesday, June 18, 2019, the Azul Works Inc. (Contractor) began construction at the Alice Chalmers Playground, a LetsPlaySF! project! Read on...
  5. Capital Project Update

    ROSSI POOL PROJECT UPDATE

    Planning for the Rossi Pool renovation is moving along as the design team completes construction documents. Read on...
  6. Capital Project Update

    ROSSI POOL RENOVATION PROJECT UPDATE

    Rossi Pool Renovation Project is moving forward as scheduled. Work has included demolition of old infrastructure and equipment and the contractor is starting on new structural improvement work. Read on...
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    Bernal Heights Trail Construction Nearing Completion!

    Construction work on the Bernal Trails Project is ongoing and nearing completion. Read on...
  9. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION ONGOING

    Trail improvements southern trail (across from Ellsworth Street) have been completed with new box steps and seeding Read on...
  10. Capital Project Update

    SECTION OF TRAIL CLOSED DURING SEPTEMBER

    Restoration and construction work will occur in segments throughout Bernal Heights Park from September 2019 through early 2020. Read on...
  11. Capital Project Update

    BERNAL HEIGHTS CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

    Construction crews have removed loose debris from the park road from Bernal Heights Boulevard to the Folsom Street entrance Read on...
  12. Capital Project Update

    BUCHANAN STREET MALL FINAL CONCEPTUAL DESIGN COMPLETE!

    The Fillmore community has been reimagining Buchanan Street Mall since late 2014, to design a safer more inclusive neighborhood space Read on...
  13. Capital Project Update

    BUCHANAN STREET MALL – COMMUNITY WORKSHOP ON NOV. 1st!

    Please join us on Nov 1st as we begin to create the conceptual design for the entire five block length of Buchanan Mall. Read on...
  14. Capital Project Update

    DESIGNER SELECTED FOR BUCHANAN MALL

    We are excited to have The Office of Cheryl Barton (O|CB) join us as designers for the conceptual design proposals for the entire 5 block length of Buchanan Mall Read on...
  15. Capital Project Update

    BUCHANAN STREET MALL PROJECT UPDATE

    In March 2017, Rec & Park’s partners, the Trust for Public Land (TPL) together with Citizen Film, completed an intensive community engagement process Read on...
  16. Capital Project Update

    Buena Vista Park Needs Assessment and Cost Analysis Final Report is Published!

    Thanks to the community and the project team, we are proud to present . . . Read on...
  17. Capital Project Update

    Buena Vista Park Needs Assessment and Cost Analysis Virtual Meeting #3

    With current social distancing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Rec and Park is continuing community engagement virtually. Read on...
  18. Capital Project Update

    BUENA VISTA PARK- 2ND COMMUNITY MEETING ON FEB 24

    The second community meeting for the Buena Vista Park Needs Assessment and Cost Analysis project will be held on Monday, February 24 Read on...
  19. Capital Project Update

    BUENA VISTA PARK – COMMUNITY SITE WALK!

    Please join us for a community site walk as part of the Buena Vista Park Needs Assessment and Cost Analysis project. Read on...
  20. Capital Project Update

    BUENA VISTA PARK – COMMUNITY MEETING

    The first community meeting for the Buena Vista Park Needs Assessment and Cost Analysis project will be held Read on...
  21. Capital Project Update

    FILLMORE TURK MINI PARK – OCTOBER 2019

    Exciting News! Late September, Recreation and Park Commission approved design for Fillmore Turk Mini Park Read on...
  22. Capital Project Update

    RALPH D HOUSE COMMUNITY PARK GRAND OPENING!

    The Ralph D House Community Park reopened on Wednesday May 29th! Read on...
  23. Capital Project Update

    YOUNGBLOOD COLEMAN COF PROJECT COMPLETE!

    The drinking fountain has been installed and the grill replaced with a double wide version. Read on...
  24. Capital Project Update

    Esprit Park Project Update 7/24!

    We had a meeting of the Esprit Park Advisory Group and associated meeting materials are available on our website. Read on...
  25. Capital Project Update

    Esprit Community Advisory Group Meeting 7/23/2020!

    Please join us for the meeting if you can. Read on...
  26. Capital Project Update

    Esprit Park Project Update June 2020

    The project team is scheduling the next ECAG meeting and broad community outreach will follow. Read on...
  27. Capital Project Update

    Esprit Park Project Update 5/22

    Hi all- The project team is completing the design updates and we are looking forward to sharing them with the community this summer. Read on...
  28. Capital Project Update
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    Esprit Park Project Update

    The project team has been updating the project design based on feedback from the community workshop. Read on...
  30. Capital Project Update

    POP-IN WORKSHOP SUMMARY FEB 2020

    Thank you so much to those who attended this month’s Pop-In Workshop! We got some great feedback Read on...
  31. Capital Project Update

    ESPRIT PARK WORKSHOP- CONCEPT PLAN

    We are excited to announce an upcoming workshop to help finalize the concept plan for the renovation of Esprit Park Read on...
  32. Capital Project Update

    ESPRIT PARK COMMUNITY OUTREACH UPDATE

    Hi everyone! We had a great time at the Pop-Up Playdate in November! We are looking forward to continuing outreach efforts Read on...
  33. Capital Project Update

    POP-UP PLAYDATE AT ESPRIT PARK!

    Hi everyone! Join us for a fun day of play for kids of all ages at Esprit Park Read on...
  34. Capital Project Update

    ESPRIT PARK RENOVATION

    Hi everyone- The contract with the project landscape architect is getting wrapped up and we are looking forward to Read on...
  35. Capital Project Update

    FILLMORE TURK MINI PARK – OCTOBER 2019

    Exciting News! Late September, Recreation and Park Commission approved design for Fillmore Turk Mini Park. Read on...
  36. Capital Project Update

    Fillmore Turk Mini Park Community Meeting

    Join the New Community Leadership Foundation and San Francisco Beautiful to review the scope of work, schedule and budget Read on...
  37. Capital Project Update

    Francisco Park construction has restarted!

    Francisco Park construction has restarted after being paused under the City’s shelter-in-place order. Read on...
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    FRANCISCO PARK UPDATE

    The design development for the future park at Francisco Reservoir continues to develop, providing a diversity of fully accessible public spaces Read on...
  40. Capital Project Update

    FRANCISCO PARK PROJECT UPDATE

    On March 15, 2018 the Rec and Park Commission approved the conceptual design to renovate the Francisco Reservoir Read on...
  41. Capital Project Update

    SF Rec & Parks Moves Forward to Add Brand New 4.5 Acre Park to San Francisco

    Rec and Park announced today the commission approval of conceptual design to convert 4.5 acres of former reservoir Read on...
  42. Capital Project Update

    Garfield Pool Project Update 7/22!

    Much progress has been made over the past couple months on the utility and sitework, Read on...
  43. Capital Project Update

    Garfield Pool Project Update 5/13!

    Construction has continued through Shelter In Place, albeit at a reduced pace. Read on...
  44. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION UPDATE FEB 2020

    Construction is well underway for the Garfield Pool renovation project. The glass installation has begun, the sitework around the buildings has Read on...
  45. Capital Project Update

    GARFIELD POOL – CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

    We are making great progress on the construction at Garfield Pool. The old clubhouse building has been demolished Read on...
  46. Capital Project Update

    ANNOUNCEMENT: GARFIELD POOL CLOSING OCTOBER 15TH!

    The Recreation & Park Department is excited to announce the upcoming renovation of the Garfield Pool and Clubhouse Read on...
  47. Capital Project Update

    PROJECT UPDATE

    The Garfield Pool Renovation is coming soon! The Department will be opening bids for the construction contract on June 27th. Read on...
  48. Capital Project Update

    GENE FRIEND REC CENTER PROJECT UPDATE FEB 2020

    Thanks to the large group of representatives from community organizations who came out for the Recreation and Park Commission Capital Committee hearing Read on...
  49. Capital Project Update

    GENE FRIEND REC CENTER CONCEPT DESIGN AT COMMISSION SEPTEMBER 4

    Thanks to all of our community members who have provided valuable input since early 2015 on the feasibility study Read on...
  50. Capital Project Update

    GENE FRIEND REC CENTER PROJECT UPDATES

    We have our final concept design for the new rec center and are just wrapping up environmental review with SF Planning. Read on...
  51. Capital Project Update

    GENE FRIEND REC CENTER DESIGN CLEARS ARTS COMMISSION CIVIC DESIGN REVIEW PHASE 1

    The Gene Friend Rec Center design team presented project design and drawings to the San Francisco Arts Commission’s Civic Design Review Committee Read on...
  52. Capital Project Update

    Geneva Car Barn Phase I construction is nearly complete!

    We are excited to announce that phase I is nearing completion. Read on...
  53. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION UPDATE- FEB 2020

    Construction is nearing completion on the Geneva Car Barn & Powerhouse Phase 1 improvements Read on...
  54. Capital Project Update

    GENEVA CAR BARN CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

    We are getting closer to our Fall opening timeline for the Powerhouse portion of the Geneva Car Barn! Read on...
  55. Capital Project Update

    GENEVA CAR BARN CONSTRUCTION

    Beautiful weather means construction is moving along smoothly at the Car Barn. Read on...
  56. Capital Project Update

    GENEVA CAR BARN CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

    We are still moving through construction at the Geneva Car Barn. We have been removing paint and graffiti from Read on...
  57. Capital Project Update

    George Christopher Update: Construction Moving Quickly

    Construction is moving apace at George Christopher! The focus of late has been shaping the various walls... Read on...
  58. Capital Project Update

    George Christopher Playground Construction to Resume after Pause for COVID-19 Social Distancing

    I hope you are well and finding opportunities to connect with nature and virtually connect with community during this time of sheltering in place. Read on...
  59. Capital Project Update

    GEORGE CHRISTOPHER: PROGRESS DURING THE WET WINTER MONTHS

    Construction is moving along at George Christopher Playground! The playground demo progressed quickly in the fall Read on...
  60. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION BEGINNING SOON AT GEORGE CHRISTOPHER PLAYGROUND

    After many years of community process and design, construction on the George Christopher Playground renovation will begin Read on...
  61. Capital Project Update

    GEORGE CHRISTOPHER PLAYGROUND PROJECT IS GOING OUT TO BID SOON!

    George Christopher Playground renovation includes: site work/playground renovation, paving, restroom upgrades, maintenance road work and irrigation work Read on...
  62. Capital Project Update

    GEORGE CHRISTOPHER FINAL CONCEPT RENDERINGS

    As an update to my last post, we have updated our renderings for the George Christopher project Read on...
  63. Capital Project Update

    Golden Gate Heights Playground Project - Construction Starting Soon!

    The contracts are getting signed and we are looking forward to starting construction very soon! Read on...
  64. Capital Project Update

    Golden Gate Heights Project is about to start Construction!

    We have great news to share! Yesterday, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Commission approved the construction contract award for the Golden Gate Heights Playground and Field Renovation Project! Read on...
  65. Capital Project Update

    Golden Gate Heights Playground Project Update 5/22!

    We are moving forward with awarding the construction contract on the project next month! Read on...
  66. Capital Project Update
  67. Capital Project Update

    Golden Gate Heights Playground Project Update March 26

    We have an exciting update on the Golden Gate Heights Playground & Renovation Project. Read on...
  68. Capital Project Update

    GOLDEN GATE HEIGHTS PROJECT OUT TO BID FEB 2020

    The project is currently out to bid, which means that potential contractors are reviewing the construction documents and pricing the work Read on...
  69. Capital Project Update

    GOLDEN GATE HEIGHTS PROJECT UPDATE FEB 2020

    We have exciting news to share! We have completed the design phase of the project Read on...
  70. Capital Project Update

    DESIGN DOCUMENTS WRAPPING UP

    Updates on the Golden Gate Heights Playground renovation, a project under the Let'sPlaySF! initiative. Read on...
  71. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENT UPDATE

    Update on the renovation of Golden Gate Heights Playground, a project under the Let'sPlaySF! Initiative. Read on...
  72. Capital Project Update

    GGP Dog Training Area: Construction Underway!

    Construction is underway at the Golden Gate Park Dog Training Area! Read on...
  73. Capital Project Update

    Construction at the Golden Gate Park Dog Training Area Starting Soon!

    I hope you are well and finding opportunities to connect with nature and virtually connect with community during this time of sheltering in place. Read on...
  74. Capital Project Update

    GGP DOG TRAINING AREA – TREE WORK COMPLETE

    Tree maintenance and removals are now complete at the Golden Gate Park Dog Training Area Read on...
  75. Capital Project Update

    GGP DOG TRAINING AREA – TEMPORARY CLOSURE WEEK OF 10/28

    Please be advised that the Golden Gate Park Dog Training Area will be fully closed from Monday, October 28 through Wednesday, October 30 for tree pruning and removals Read on...
  76. Capital Project Update

    GGP DOG TRAINING AREA PROJECT UPDATE

    The design team is putting the finishing touches on the construction drawings for the renovation of the Dog Training Area Read on...
  77. Capital Project Update
  78. Capital Project Update

    Construction continues on Stanyan Edge Project

    After a months long pause on our project, we have finally given the green light for the contractor to begin work again. Read on...
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    GGP Tennis Center Construction Update June 2020

    The Tennis Center construction is moving along on schedule and despite some delays due to COVID-19 the Tennis Center is still on track for a late fall opening. Read on...
  82. Capital Project Update

    Golden Gate Park Tennis Center Construction Update 5/13!

    The Tennis Center construction team continues to move forward with construction . . . Read on...
  83. Capital Project Update

    SF REC AND PARK COMMISSION GREENLIGHTS OPERATOR OF GOLDEN GATE PARK TENNIS CENTER

    Lifetime Activities, a company that runs municipal tennis centers in five Bay Area cities, has been chosen to operate the Golden Gate Park Tennis Center Read on...
  84. Capital Project Update

    GOLDEN GATE PARK TENNIS CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

    The Tennis Center team is taking advantage of this great weather by moving quickly through construction Read on...
  85. Capital Project Update

    SF Rec and Parks Breaks Ground on $27M Tennis Center

    Tennis enthusiasts of all ages gathered today with City officials, the Tennis Coalition of San Francisco, and the San Francisco Parks Alliance to celebrate a new era for public tennis Read on...
  86. Capital Project Update
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    Guy Place Project Update 5/22!

    The contractor on Guy Place Mini Park has been busy finalizing details on-site such as installing wire mesh around the columns and installing planter railings. Read on...
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    Guy Place Construction Update

    Work continues on Guy Place at this time. Read on...
  90. Capital Project Update

    GUY PLACE PROJECT UPDATE FEB 21 2020

    Earlier this week, the contractor installed the new sidewalk in front of the park. Please note that this weekend Read on...
  91. Capital Project Update

    GUY PLACE ROAD CLOSURE FEB 19 2020

    The contractor for Guy Place Park, may need to close a portion of the road in front of the park on Wednesday, February 19, from 10:00am-3:00pm Read on...
  92. Capital Project Update

    GUY PLACE CONSTRUCTION UPDATE FEB 2020

    We are making some good progress on-site and the contractor has installed the granite stone Read on...
  93. Capital Project Update

    GUY PLACE STREET UTILITIES

    Construction progress has been intermittent over the past few weeks due to a unexpected conflict with street utilities Read on...
  94. Capital Project Update

    NEW GUY PLACE SIDEWALK BULB-OUT COMING SOON!

    A new sidewalk bulb-out (a widened area of sidewalk) is under construction in front of Guy Place Mini Park Read on...
  95. Capital Project Update

    ORNAMENTAL GRANITE WALL ARRIVES AT GUY PLACE MINI PARK

    A fourteen foot slab of granite arrived at Guy Place Mini Park this week. The contractor is currently preparing to install it Read on...
  96. Capital Project Update

    Herz Playground Project Survey Still Open!

    We have had a great response to our survey and we are going to keep it open a little longer . . . Read on...
  97. Capital Project Update

    Take a Brief Survey to Help Us with the Herz Playground Renovation!

    During these times of civil unrest, we hope that parks can provide essential spaces for gathering, recreating and connecting to nature. Read on...
  98. Capital Project Update

    Herz Playground Project Update 5/22

    We are putting finishing touches on our playground survey and getting it translated into multiple languages. Read on...
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    HERZ PLAYGROUND

    The project team is refining the draft concept plan for the playground and getting a preliminary concept estimate done Read on...
  101. Capital Project Update

    HERZ- CHILDREN’S PLAYGROUND RENOVATION

    Rec Park is working with our project landscape architect to consolidate the community feedback into one design for the playground renovation Read on...
  102. Capital Project Update

    HERZ PLAYGROUND- WORKING ON THE CONCEPT DESIGN

    Thank you so much to those who have provided feedback on our different design options for the Herz Playground Renovation Read on...
  103. Capital Project Update

    Design Survey

    The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department, the Trust for Public Land and San Francisco Parks Alliance are pleased to kick-off the Schematic Design phase for the future park at the 900 Innes Boatyard at India Basin. Read on...
  104. Capital Project Update

    TAKE A SELFIE AND WIN OUTSIDE LANDS TICKETS!

    Do you take the best selfies? Do you like parks? Here’s your chance to channel your inner influencer and win tickets to 2019 Outside Lands Music and Art Festival. Read on...
  105. Capital Project Update

    New Mural on Historic Shipwright’s Cottage Celebrates India Basin Community

    Amid a neighborhood celebration, city officials today unveiled a new mural celebrating the Bayview-Hunters Point community on a historic building that will become an integral part Read on...
  106. Capital Project Update

    Japantown Peace Plaza Project Update 3/31!

    You may have seen some scaffolding erected around the pagoda over the last month. Read on...
  107. Capital Project Update

    JAPANTOWN PEACE PLAZA RECEIVES REC PARK COMMISSION APPROVAL!

    On August 14th, the Recreation and Parks Commission unanimously approved the concept design for the Peace Plaza Read on...
  108. Capital Project Update

    COMMUNITY MEETING 3 – DESIGN AND SURVEY ARE LIVE

    Community meeting 3 on March 19th was a great success! Thank you to all who helped put the event together and to all who attended Read on...
  109. Capital Project Update

    Japantown Peace Plaza Vision Plan Meeting #3

    The Vision Plan is a community driven process for the future of Japantown’s central public space that builds on the sites legacy. Read on...
  110. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTS AT 60%

    The concept design was approved by the Rec Park Commission and we are currently reviewing the 60% drawing set. Read on...
  111. Capital Project Update

    JERRY GARCIA AMPHITHEATER – CONCEPT DESIGN STATUS

    We have wrapped up the community outreach process with our final meeting on June 26, 2019 Read on...
  112. Capital Project Update

    Jerry Garcia Amphitheater Project – Community Meeting 3

    Please join us for a community meeting to discuss improvements to the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater in McLaren Park Read on...
  113. Capital Project Update

    Juri Commons Renovation Moving Forward!

    Construction documents are complete and we expect to receive contractor bids by early February Read on...
  114. Capital Project Update

    REDWOODS IN JURI COMMONS??

    Not exactly, but you may have noticed some beautiful redwood logs stacked near the San Jose end of the park Read on...
  115. Capital Project Update

    DESIGN RECEIVES FINAL APPROVAL

    More good news! Our conceptual design was approved this morning by the full Rec & Park Commission. Read on...
  116. Capital Project Update

    JURI COMMONS DESIGN APPROVED

    Good news! Our conceptual design for Juri Commons, including a smooth accessible pathway, nature play, slide & swings, and lush greenery throughout, has been approved! Read on...
  117. Capital Project Update

    Project Update- JAN 2020

    The Rec and Park project manager is working with colleagues in various divisions and with the Friends of Lafayette Park to finalize the scope of lighting improvements Read on...
  118. Capital Project Update

    Additional Lighting Planned

    Thanks to those who attended our open house on Thursday, October 3, where we reviewed plans to add lighting per request from the Friends of Lafayette Park. Read on...
  119. Capital Project Update

    Project Open House

    Join us for an informal open house at Lafayette Park on Thursday, October 3 to discuss plans to add lighting for the park Read on...
  120. Capital Project Update
  121. Capital Project Update

    TEMPORARY WALKWAY CLOSURE AT LAKE MERCED FEB 2020

    Trees will be removed as part of the trail and restroom project at Lake Merced beginning Monday, February 17, 2020 Read on...
  122. Capital Project Update

    Margaret Hayward Project Update 7/31!

    The construction continues revealing the vision and beauty of this park! Read on...
  123. Capital Project Update

    Margaret Hayward Project Update June 2020

    Exciting progress! The athletic field and playground are 95% completed, the building is 85% completed, and the entrances and plaza are 75% completed. Read on...
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  126. Capital Project Update

    Margaret Hayward Playground is Taking Shape!

    Margaret Hayward Playground is getting closer to completion.... Read on...
  127. Capital Project Update

    Renovation Update

    It’s been a busy summer….with lots of subsurface work (irrigation, sewer and electrical lines); however, now building is taking shape! Read on...
  128. Capital Project Update

    Renovation Update - June 2019

    The park is taking shape as most demolition is completed and the foundations are being formed Read on...
  129. Capital Project Update

    Demolition Nearly Complete

    Demolition is 99% complete – and the park is taking shape Read on...
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    McLaren Group Picnic and Playground Project Update 7/27!

    We are continuing to finalize the entrance area at the new playground and restroom. Read on...
  134. Capital Project Update

    McLaren Group Picnic and Playground Project Update 6/25!

    Hi everyone, the construction team has been working hard at McLaren. Read on...
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    McLaren Park Group Picnic and Playground Construction Update 3/24

    Work on public projects such as this one is continuing at this time. Read on...
  137. Capital Project Update

    MCLAREN PLAYGROUND & RESTROOM PROJECT UPDATE FEB 2020

    Work is continuing on-site with the installation of the new pathways which connect to the playground and the picnic areas Read on...
  138. Capital Project Update

    MCLAREN PLAYGROUND/GROUP PICNIC PROJECT UPDATE FEB 2020

    The contractor continues to make progress on-site. The boulders are in and they are currently working on Read on...
  139. Capital Project Update

    PROJECT UPDATE- DEC 2019

    We have exciting updates. The playground tower has been installed and the contractor is working on installing the other elements including the slides, logs, and nets. Read on...
  140. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: MCLAREN GROUP PICNIC AREA PLAYGROUND & RESTROOM

    Work is continuing at the Group Picnic Area. The curb walls are being finished this week and the play equipment footings will start to be poured. Read on...
  141. Capital Project Update

    MCLAREN PARK GROUP PICNIC PLAYGROUND + RESTROOM

    We have exciting news to share. Earlier this month, the Rec Park Commission approved increasing the construction contract amount Read on...
  142. Capital Project Update

    Follow Up from 5/20/20 Virtual Community Meeting

    Thank you to the 40 community members who stepped into the unknown with the Project Team for Rec and Parks first virtual community meeting! Read on...
  143. Capital Project Update

    McLaren Trails Virtual Community Meeting TODAY 4pm

    The next community meeting for the McLaren Trails Priority Improvements Project will be online TODAY at 4pm. Read on...
  144. Capital Project Update

    Conceptual Design Process Continues for McLaren Trails Priority Projects

    I hope you are well and finding opportunities to connect with nature and virtually connect with community during this time of sheltering in place. Read on...
  145. Capital Project Update

    McLaren Park 3/7 Trails Walk Recap

    Notes from the 3/7 trails walk through three priority areas. Read on...
  146. Capital Project Update

    NEXT TRAIL WALK SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 7

    We will have our second trails walk in the concept design process on Saturday, March 7th Read on...
  147. Capital Project Update

    TRAIL WALK #1 – VISITACION AVENUE CORRIDOR

    Thanks to everyone who came out on Saturday 11/16/19 for our 1st Trail Walk in the concept design process! Read on...
  148. Capital Project Update

    MCLAREN PARK TRAILS AND PATHS PROJECT – SITE WALK

    We are all set to have a site walk to discuss the trails and paths portion of the McLaren Park Project. Read on...
  149. Capital Project Update

    HABITAT CONSERVATION FUND GRANT SOUGHT FOR MCLAREN PARK TRAIL IMPROVEMENTS AT VISITACION AVE

    The McLaren Park Trails Improvement Project team has applied for another grant in an effort to leverage already committed 2012 Bond funding. Read on...
  150. Capital Project Update

    Merced Heights Project Update 5/28!

    Merced Heights Playground Renovation scope of work includes a new children’s play area, upgrades to the clubhouse restrooms and . . . Read on...
  151. Capital Project Update

    CANCELLED: Merced Heights Community Meeting #2 on March 7

    CANCELLED: Please join us for Open House and Public Meeting #2 for the Merced Heights Playground Multi-Purpose Field Improvements Project Read on...
  152. Capital Project Update

    Merced Heights Playground Community Meeting on November 20

    In June of this year, Assemblymember Phil Ting secured a $1,370,000 State Local Assistance Grant for Merced Heights Playground Read on...
  153. Capital Project Update

    SF Recreation and Park Department Breaks Ground on Five Playgrounds

    Under the watchful eyes of 45 preschoolers, city officials and community members broke ground today on five playground renovations Read on...
  154. Capital Project Update

    Let’sPlaySF! Groundbreaking

    Join us for a special groundbreaking even on April 25, 2019 Read on...
  155. Capital Project Update

    Portsmouth Square Project Update 3/31!

    We are excited to move towards our next phase for the Portsmouth Square improvement project! Read on...
  156. Capital Project Update

    Workshop #4 Summary

    Thanks again to everyone who came out to our fourth community workshop Read on...
  157. Capital Project Update

    Workshop #3 Summary

    Thanks again to everyone who came out to our third community workshop Read on...
  158. Capital Project Update

    Workshop #5 Summary

    Thanks to everyone who came out to our fifth and final community workshop Read on...
  159. Capital Project Update

    Richmond Playground Open House and Design Workshop

    Give your input on concept designs for the upcoming renovation of the play area at Richmond Playground Read on...
  160. Capital Project Update

    Richmond Playground Open House- Thank You!

    We had a wonderful Public Open House on November 2nd! About 50 people stopped by on a sunny Saturday morning to participate in the project Read on...
  161. Capital Project Update

    Richmond Playground Open House

    Recreation and Parks hosted an Open House in November 2019 regarding the upcoming renovation of the play area at Richmond Playground Read on...
  162. Capital Project Update

    Successful Community Meeting

    The Planning and Recreation and Park Departments hosted a meeting to discuss the Schlage Lock development project Read on...
  163. Capital Project Update

    Sergeant J Macaulay Park Construction is Nearing Completion!

    Sergeant J Macaulay Park is getting the final touches as we look towards the end of construction. Read on...
  164. Capital Project Update

    SGT MACAULAY PARK NEARING COMPLETION

    The park is quickly headed toward completion as the play features are currently being installed Read on...
  165. Capital Project Update

    Construction Photos DEC 2019

    Project updates and photos for the Sgt. John McCaulay Playground renovation Read on...
  166. Capital Project Update

    Construction Update OCT 2019

    Construction is in “full swing” at the park. Within the next month, much construction activity will Read on...
  167. Capital Project Update

    Construction Begins!

    We are in the exciting times as work on the ground has officially begun Read on...
  168. Capital Project Update

    Shoreview Park Project Update 5/28!

    The $1,784,000 contract awarded to JDB & Sons Construction for Shoreview Park Renovation Project started construction on November 18, 2019 and is currently 45% complete. Read on...
  169. Capital Project Update

    Shoreview Groundbreaking Event

    Amid a community celebration, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department broke ground today on a project that will transform Shoreview Park in the Bayview Read on...
  170. Capital Project Update

    Shoreview Park Renovation Update

    We are happy to inform on the progress and next steps of the Shoreview Park Renovation Project Read on...
  171. Capital Project Update

    Community Day

    Join us at Hilltop Park (La Salle and Whitney Young Circle) to commemorate the upcoming renovation of Shoreview Park Read on...
  172. Capital Project Update

    TURK-HYDE MINI PARK REOPENS!

    Turk-Hyde Mini Park looks forward to it’s grand reopening! Read on...
  173. Capital Project Update

    TURK-HYDE CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

    Construction photos of the currrent Turk-Hyde Mini Park renovation project Read on...
  174. Capital Project Update

    TURK-HYDE CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

    Construction is in “full swing” at the park. Within the next month, much construction activity Read on...
  175. Capital Project Update

    CONSTRUCTION BEGINS AT TURK-HYDE MINI PARK

    We are in the exciting times as work on the ground has officially begun. All major demolition is complete Read on...
  176. Capital Project Update

    West Portal Playground Project is Nearing Completion!

    We are excited to report that the renovation of the West Portal Playground is nearing completion. Read on...
  177. Capital Project Update

    Playground Equipment Installation

    The playground is looking colorful, as the contractor has begun installing playground equipment! Read on...
  178. Capital Project Update

    Tennis Court Lighting Restored

    Tennis court lighting has been restored at West Portal Playground, covering both night time and morning hours. Read on...
  179. Capital Project Update

    Tennis Court Lighting Out of Service

    Due to construction activities, including the need to get waterproofing work done as soon as possible, tennis court lighting is temporarily out of service Read on...
  180. Capital Project Update

    Construction Update

    Construction is moving along on West Portal Playground renovation. The contractor is finishing up Read on...
  181. Capital Project Update

    Construction to Start

    After a successful “Play Day” on Saturday, September 21, we are excited to report that construction will start Read on...
  182. Capital Project Update

    Willie "Woo Woo" Wong Play Equipment Installed!

    The custom play equipment has been installed and looks incredible. Read on...
  183. Capital Project Update
  184. Capital Project Update

    Construction Update FEB 2019

    Demolition is complete and the site is now nearly a clean slate Read on...
  185. Capital Project Update

    Construction Underway

    If you have walked by the park lately, you will have noticed big changes! Site demolition is well underway Read on...
  186. Capital Project Update

    Construction Begins!

    As you may have seen, construction has just gotten underway at the park. The Construction fence is up Read on...
  187. Capital Project Update

    Construction Update JAN 2020

    Contractors have begun removing the old synthetic turf and infill at the soccer field Read on...
  188. Capital Project Update

    Construction Award Update

    The construction contract for this project has been awarded to Robert A. Bothman Construction Corporation and Yerba Buena Engineering Read on...
  189. Capital Project Update

    Preparing to Bid

    We are in the home stretch of preparing the bid package and plan to put this project out to bid Read on...
  190. Capital Project Update

    Design Underway OCT 2018

    Verde Design, Inc. is moving along with the design of this project Read on...