Thanks so much to so many of you who have participated in the Planning Process. We have planning Workshop 3 for the fall in conjunction with our partner, the Samoan Community Development Center. Stay tuned for the date!
Here are a few photos from past workshops.
Please tell your friends and neighbors to participate as well! You may also view the full-size presentation materials from all the workshops in the FAQ Tab below.
If your group or organization would like us to bring a mini-Workshop to you, all we ask is that you have at least 20 people attending, let me (firstname.lastname@example.org) know and we will be there.
If you would like to receive updates on the McLaren Park Project Workshop days and times email Pete.J.Moore@sfgov.org.
We would love to hear from you!
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department (SFRPD) and San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) are partnering to improve McLaren Park Leland Avenue entrance with two projects: SFPUC will build a new Rain Garden to capture, retain, filter, and absorb rain water in a series of terraced planters between the Visitacion … Continue reading
Hi all! We have been working hard on construction of the John McLaren Bike Park! Everything has been moving along smoothly and most of the site has been graded. Our next steps will be to install swales, and drainage & irrigation lines. We anticipating wrapping up construction in the fall, … Continue reading
We had a great turnout for our final McLaren Park Trails + Paths Focus Group Workshop this Tuesday, June 13. About 35 community members attended. After staff gave a presentation on updates (click here for presentation), participants circulated to 5 stations that outlined priority project area proposals (click here for … Continue reading
Saturday June 24th, 2017 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Jerry Garcia Amphitheater McLaren Park – Entrance on John F. Shelley Drive, East of Cambridge A workshop to discuss future improvements to the … Continue reading
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 5:30 – 7:30 pm Excelsior Clubhouse 579 Madrid St. A public workshop to plan trail + path improvements in McLaren Park! We plan to: Present our updated trails … Continue reading
Focus Area Workshop – Roadways Tuesday, May 23, 2017 6:00 – 7:30pm Crocker Amazon Clubhouse 799 Moscow St. Join us to discuss roadways in McLaren Park. We’ll be discussing safety, strategies, and … Continue reading
Join us to design a new playground and renovate the Group Picnic area in McLaren Park! This meeting is part of the overall McLaren Park Planning Process, and the playground project is … Continue reading
Amphitheater Focus Area Workshop
Roadways Focus Area Workshop
Group Picnic Focus Area Workshop 2
Trails + Paths Focus Area workshop 3
Group Picnic Focus Area Workshop 1
Trails + Paths focus Area Workshop 2
Courts Focus Area Workshop
Trails + Paths focus Area Workshop 1
Score Card (English)
Score Card (Chinese)
Score Card (Spanish)
Process and Summary Boards (English)
Process and Summary Boards (Chinese)
Process and Summary Boards (Spanish)
Informational Boards (English)
Informational Boards (Chinese)
Informational Boards (Spanish)
Here are the Presentation Boards used to inform the decision making process behind the Game Board:Imagine My McLaren - Game Board
A. What We Heard
B. Site Analysis
D. Identity Station
F. Points of Interesting
Treasure Hunt and Fun Day!
How much money was mclaren park allocated from the 2012 Bond?
John McLaren Park was allocated $10 million in general funding and $2 million for Trails. These funds can be used for capital improvements and may include, but are not limited to, the following types of projects:
- Restoration of natural features, including lakes, meadows, and landscapes
- Recreational Assets, such as playgrounds, playfields, courts, and picnic areas
- Connectivity and Access, such as roads, pedestrian safety, paths, and trails
What about Natural Areas? Don't they get additional funding?
$1.5 million of funds allocated to John McLaren Park, shall be allocated to projects that create or restore:
- Natural features, such as lakes, meadows, and landscapes;
- Habitat for the park's many species of plants and animals.
How will Projects be prioritized?
Rec and Park staff will make recommendations to PROSAC and the RPD Commission on a capital plan to guide expenditure of these funds. These recommendations will be informed by:
- Community process and outreach;
- Evaluating existing master plans and policy documents;
- Scoping by RPD Capital staff; and
- Overall project readiness.