The project is coordinating the two 2008 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond funded projects (Restroom Improvements and Community Opportunity Fund Project) and will work to identify future, potential project funding.
A Community Driven Redesign Process
The Friends of Noe Courts applied for a Community Opportunity Fund grant for Phase I, which does not include the reconfiguration of the courts but does include irrigation upgrades, grading, and increased accessibility.
I’m happy to announce that Noe Courts will be open on Friday, May 12! The park is nearly complete with the courts being striped right now, followed by the installation of a new tennis net. Over the next few weeks while the paint cures, the Recreation and Park Department will … Continue reading
The recent warm and sunny weather finally allowed us to proceed with paving the new tennis and basketball courts! This has been a much anticipated milestone as we near the completion of the Noe Courts renovation. As you may have noted from recent SF Chronicle reporting, the project opening has been … Continue reading
The “no mow” lawn area by the 24th street entrance was planted this week at Noe Courts. This blend of native grass covers the small sloped area by the park entrance and will require minimal maintenance and less water use than a traditional, mowed lawn. Two fruitless olive trees, which complement … Continue reading
The contractor has completed construction of the new ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant ramp, which leads from the playground up to the restroom. This ramp provides a very gently sloping path of travel across the lawn to the upper level of the site. New retaining walls, including the curved … Continue reading
Hello! I’d like to introduce myself as the new project manager for the Noe Courts Park Improvement Project. Construction is approaching the halfway point and the contractor is currently completing the wall terraces before starting the construction of the new accessible ramp leading to the restroom. An advisory was posted … Continue reading
The Recreation and Park Department is pleased to report that the renovation of the Noe Courts restroom is now complete. These restrooms are now open! Each restroom has been converted to single-occupancy units for wheelchair accessibility. Water-saving fixtures and lighting were updated while maintaining the historic character of the building. The renovation … Continue reading
In June 2015, the Recreation and Park Commission approved a renovation plan to improve lawn drainage and walkway, wheelchair-accessible ramp between the playground and restrooms, terraced seating, site furnishings and landscaping. These improvements are made possible through the Community Opportunity Fund and Restroom Program of the 2008 Park Bond. The project … Continue reading