Category Archives: Editorial

An Open Letter to Rec and Park

Dear Sir, We need your help and leadership concerning a worsening set of problems in Mission Dolores Park. After hours vandalism, increased homeless camping, public intocication, underage drinking, out of control trash and occasional violence continue to plague the park. … Continue reading

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Donate to Dolores Park Works Today

What a great year for Dolores Park! In 2013 we organized 12 Clean-Ups, contributing over 434 volunteer hours to the beautification of Dolores. With your donations we purchased rakes, brooms, work gloves, and other tools for our volunteer Clean-Ups. The long … Continue reading

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A Time to Play and a Time to Rest

Today the Board of Supervisors will consider an amendment to the Parks Code for uniform closing hours for all City parks. (The BOS vote was held on November 5. With a long debate, some amendments and by a narrow margin, it passed. … Continue reading

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The Giant Sweep Comes to Dolores

San Francisco is naturally one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Unfortunately, some people think it’s OK to trash it. This is the problem and with the Giant Sweep ant-liter campaign Mohammed Nuru, San Francisco Director of Public Works has … Continue reading

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Respect the Park!

Littering and trashing of Dolores continues. Violence, graffiti and vandalism are still a big problem. Dolores Park Works is working with community members and park users to produce an active response to the damage we cause by  our misuse of  park.   … Continue reading

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