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SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today the construction of Guy Place Mini Park, a new park at 4-8 Guy Place, one of the very few undeveloped properties in the Rincon Hill District. The park parcel, located on Guy Place near the approach to the … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department in partnership with The Trust for Public Land and Civic Center Community Benefit District (CCCBD) announced today that Helen Diller Family Foundation will be expanding its $10 million playground renovation gift to Civic Center Plaza. Through The Trust for Public … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department and Mayor Edwin M. Lee announced today that District 19 Assemblymember Phil Ting has secured $6.5 million of state funding to improve San Francisco parks. The $6.5 million in state funding included $3.5 million for the adaptive reuse and restoration … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today the opening of a new park at 17th and Folsom Street. Formerly a parking lot, the site has been transformed into a park, with features and amenities designed by the community members living and working in the surrounding … Continue reading
In partnership with The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF), SF Rec and Park announces the opening of The Landscape Architecture of Lawrence Halprin, a traveling photo exhibition about the life and work of landscape architect Lawrence Halprin (1916-2009). The exhibit opens May 25, 2017 and will remain on view through September 4, … Continue reading
We are holding our third community meeting for the Merced Heights Playground on Tuesday January 31st from 6-7:30pm at the Merced Heights Clubhouse. We will be presenting the final proposed concepts of the playground and getting community input and will finalize the design using this feedback. Looking forward to seeing … Continue reading