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SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department, Supervisor Mark Farrell and District 2 neighbors officially opened a new dog play area at Lafayette Park this morning. The $305,000 project, which included an $85,000 add-back from Supervisor Farrell, provides synthetic “doggie turf” for the off-leash dog play area, … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department proudly kicked off the national Baseball for All girls youth tournament at Kezar Stadium today. The opening ceremonies, which began with a team parade, flag presentation, national anthem, brief remarks and a ceremonial first pitch, marked the beginning of a … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – Street Soccer USA (SSUSA), the leading sport for social change organization in the U.S., is co-hosting the Street Soccer USA Cup in Union Square this weekend. The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is partnering with SSUSA for the 3rd consecutive year to host the four-a-side soccer … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department officially opened the Beacon Trail which connects Walter Haas Park to Billy Goat Hill. A ribbon was cut this afternoon to celebrate the opening. The $147,000 project made possible by the Open Space Fund Undesignated Contingency Reserve, connects the two … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is celebrating July — the National Recreation and Park Month – with a month of special events and activities. Since 1985, America has celebrated July as the nation’s official Park and Recreation Month. While there are scores of events, highlights … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, in partnership with District 5 Supervisor and Board President London Breed, is excited to announce an art activation program at the east end of Golden Gate Park in the Alvord Lake area. The east end of the Park provides for … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – In partnership with the Laborer’s International Union of North America (LIUNA) Local 261, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Commission and Department hosted the 8th Annual William Hammond Hall Awards June 22 at the TPC Harding Park Clubhouse. The awards honor the top professionals in gardening and … Continue reading