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New Park Service Group Promotes a Cleaner Dolores.

At our Dolores Volunteers Clean-up on Thursday I had the pleasure of meeting Andrew Rogers, one of the founder of Friends of Dolores Park. Today at 3pm the Friends will host their second clean up. I will be there and … Continue reading

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Park renovation moving ahead despite vandalism

Despite recent setbacks construction at Dolores Park is moving ahead. Important highlights include: The North Restroom is 99% complete. New toilets, sinks, and hand dryers have all been installed. The clubhouse will start demolition on Monday, and will last about 1 … Continue reading

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Major Dolores Park Construction Delay Announced

Completion of the North Side of the Dolores Park improvement project is now expected to be early 2015, a 4 month delay. Jake Gilchrist, manager for the project told us that unforseen problems were discovered during excavation of the foundation for the new … Continue reading

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Dolores Park Construction In Overdrive

Back in June we reported a lot of exciting stuff was about to happen with the Dolores Park Improvement. Well it’s begun. Let’s start with tomorrow morning, 4 AM. Yes 4:00 o’clock, in the as it’s still dark 4 AM. The contractors will … Continue reading

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City Budget Success!

With some support from Mayor Lee and marathon negotiations at the SF Board of Supervisors, The City budget now includes a big increase in staffing to keep parks safe, with 17 out of the 25 staff requested for Park Patrol, plus … Continue reading

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