Monthly Archives: July 2012

We won!! Dolores Park Wins SF Beautiful Award!

We won!! Dolores Park Works and The Friends of Dolores Park Playground have won a 2012 SF Beautiful Award. For 41 years, SF Beautiful has celebrated San Francisco’s most distinguished, civic-minded patrons, elected officials, corporate citizens, and artists. On Friday, July … Continue reading

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Briefly Noted – 2012-07-30

Human waste shuts down BART escalators. That’s not dog poop you have just stepped in. -Not just a BART problem.  SF talkes a lot about safer streets, yet trafic acidents and deaths hold steady.  Pedestrian fatalities in San Francisco on pace to surpass last … Continue reading

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Many Challenges and Issues Remain For Dolores Park

For Dolores Park and Dolores Park Works, 2012 is looking like a year to celebrate. We opened a world-class playground and have completed an unprecedented community design of the park. This plan for a rehabilitated and renewed Dolores includes two … Continue reading

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You Like Us, You Really Like Us

Dolores Park Works and The Helen Diller Playground at Dolores Park are both 2012 nominees for SF Beautiful’s 41st Annual Beautification Awards. We are honored to be in such respected company and to be taped by this prestigious City-wide organization. For … Continue reading

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City Rules Slow Park Renovations

As we anxiously wait for Dolores Park Rehabilitation plans to emerge from SF Planning, we are reminded of just how hard it is to get anything built in this city. C.W. Nevius reports in today’s Chronicle that Pacific Heights, Lafayette Park’s $10.5 million renovation … Continue reading

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