Entries by asna

Park Greening Poster Contest Winner! Join us on June 10

Congratulations to John Farnsworth for sending in the winning poster for our Park Greening at Alamo Square!  He has previously contributed artwork for the Alamo Square Flea Market.  You can view more of his artwork on his website: http://www.farnsworthart.com/ Hope you can join us for our first park volunteer day for 2017!  Coffee provided, see you at […]

Playgroups Reunion! Monday, May 29

We’re Back! Join us at the playground for the reunion of Alamo Square Playgroups! Whether you were a regular at playgroups before the renovation, or would like to meet your neighbors like you (with kids), please join us! Monday, May 29, 2017 10:30 AM Be There or Be Square!

Bay to Breakers 2017 Race Hotline and Details

Race Day Hotline (415) 231-3130 On Race Day, call the number above fore event info, or to report incidents in the neighborhood.  For emergencies dial 911. SFPD Northern Station (415) 614-3400 SFPD Park Station:  (415) 242-3000 Road Closures 5/21/17 5AM-1PM Divisadero from Grove to Oak 5/21/17 5AM-11:30AM Steiner from Grove to Hayes Baker from Oak […]

New Trash Cans In and Around the Park

In preparation for the grand re-opening of Alamo Square, the city has been busy replacing some of the trash cans on the perimeter of the park.  New trash cans will also be installed inside the park — coming soon! We encourage EVERYONE to pick up your trash when visiting Alamo Square and we have started a […]

Hayes Sewer, Water, and Paving Project Update 5/1/2017

On Tuesday April 18, 2017, the contractor began sewer main replacement work on Hayes Street between Laguna and Buchanan. Week of May 8, 2017 –  Crews are scheduled to commence water main replacement work at the Haight & Scott streets intersection. – The contractor will continue sewer main replacement work on Hayes Street between Laguna and […]


Park Greening Poster Contest

Deadline:  Saturday, May 6, 2017 Submit your design for our Park Greening Days by Saturday, May 6 to be considered.  We will select finalists to vote on! Guidelines: 8.5″x 11″ standard paper size — please include a white border since we will be running copies at a local print shop (we cannot print to the edge […]


Park Renovation Recap

At Monday’s meeting, we learned about the re-opening plans for Alamo Square.  We also learned how the funds were put together for the renovation project. The total cost of the project is $5,318,000.  This was put together from the following sources. Funding Sources: Public Utilities Commission / Grant: $1,618,000 2012 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond: […]