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SAN FRANCISCO – For the fifth consecutive year, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department partnered up with the Golden Gate Audubon Society and volunteers to restore White-Crowned Sparrow habitats and other coastal scrub species at the edge of the Bison Paddock in Golden Gate Park. Today, volunteers removed invasive weeds … Continue reading
First game March 25th at Kezar Stadium SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today that the San Francisco Deltas, the City’s official soccer team, will host their first game on March 25 at Kezar Stadium in Golden Gate Park – their home field. On that … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is thrilled to celebrate the opening of South Park, San Francisco’s oldest park, after a $3.8 million renovation. The park is approximately 34,000 square feet and now boasts a state-of-the-art children’s play area, an accessible walkway, a natural lawn, and … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today the Department’s recreation initiatives and park policies will be highlighted at the annual conference held by California Park and Recreation Society (CPRS), a statewide nonprofit organization founded in 1946 to strengthen California’s public parks, and recreation industry and its … Continue reading
The Department edges out Steph Curry and Katy Perry, behind Meryl Streep and Ice Cream SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today that the Department has a 70% favorability rating based on poll results released this morning. This rating just tops the Warrior’s Steph Curry’s popularity … Continue reading
Washington, D.C. (February 15, 2017) – The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) today announced that The Landscape Architecture of Lawrence Halprin, a traveling photographic exhibition about the life and work of landscape architect Lawrence Halprin (1916-2009), will open May 24, 2017, at the Innovation Hangar at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco and … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department began construction of the Geneva Community Garden today. The 10,427-square-foot community garden, located at Geneva and Delano Ave, will be the 38th addition to the Department’s citywide community garden program. This spring, the Department will open the community garden located … Continue reading