Lafayette Park DPA soft-Opening Wednesday, 11/25/14

Fences will be removed on Wednesday, 11/25, providing the public access to the 7,000 square feet of newly installed dog play area synthetic turf.  The eastern end of the DPA will remain closed until early January to allow the natural grass to regenerate. In the meantime, the temporary off-leash area located along Laguna Street will continue to be … Continue reading

Lafayette Park DPA Construction Work Begins Monday, 11/03/14

Please be advised that the Off-Leash Dog Play Area will be closed for renovation beginning Monday, November 3.  During construction, people who wish to walk their dogs off-leash may utilize the lawn area adjacent to Laguna Street. Your patience and cooperation is greatly appreciated. The area closest to the drinking fountain and … Continue reading


Please join us for the final community planning meeting for the South Park Renovation Project.  Fletcher Studio will be on hand to showcase the latest project design followed by a project delivery overview presented by San Francisco Recreation and Park staff.  Please plan to attend, your input is very important … Continue reading

Construction Phase Community Briefing, Wednesday August 1

Park neighbors, visitors and other interested stakeholders are invited to attend a special meeting on Wednesday, August 1st, during which project staff will provide an update on the progress of the work as well as an overview of what is to come. Details are provided below.  We hope to see you there. Lafayette Park Renovation, Community Briefing Wednesday, August 1 – … Continue reading

Planned Construction Activities – April 2012

Phase 2 in-water construction is currently underway.  The Contractor completed demolition or C and E Docks [those accessed off the West Mole] during the first two weeks of April.  Intense construction activities in the vicinity of the West Mole will continue throughout the month.  Work in the area will include … Continue reading

Construction Contract Awarded for Lafayette Park Renovation

The Recreation and Park Commission took action today to award the construction contract for the Lafayette Park Renovation project to Bauman Landscape and Construction.  Bauman has successfully delivered a number of park renovation projects, including the lovely Sue Bierman Park and the soon to be unveiled Helen Diller Playground in … Continue reading

Planned Construction Activities – March 2012

March is set to be an exciting month in the Marina.  Beginning March 17, the first lot of newly constructed docks and slips will be opened for boat occupancy.  During the course of the last two weeks of the month, the Harbormaster will begin directing boaters toward new, temporary slips … Continue reading

Planned Construction Activities – February 2012

The West Harbor construction site was relatively quite during the month of January.  Crews continued work on the Harbormaster Building and subsurface utility trenching and installation on the North Jetty and around Scott Street.  Demo of the end of the West Mole was completed down to the waterline.  Demolition down … Continue reading

Lafayette Park Renovation Is Moving Forward

The Lafayette Park Renovation project has taken a major step forward.  The project was advertised for bids on January 21.  During the coming months, the City will follow a slow but steady course through the Contractor selection, approval and certification process.  If all goes smoothly, you should see construction fences going up at Lafayette Park as early … Continue reading