Author Archives: Gail Burns

Real Foods = Retail Only and No Housing

The long-vacant Real Foods property at 3939 24th Street was acquired last year by the MWA LLC who promised to revive the site. The plans they showed to neighbors in June featured retail stores and no housing. DHIC, Noe Neighbors … Continue reading

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Lets Stay Safe in Dolores Heights

The recent mugging on 20th Street between Church & Sanchez on Monday, September 17th at 6:45pm reminds us all that safety awareness and block groups are important. Three guys attacked a single young guy and stole his cell phone. They … Continue reading

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Green Garden Day – Saturday, October 6

Our next Green Garden Day stairway clean-up takes place on Saturday, October 6 from 9-11am at Sanchez & 20th Streets. Heavy lifting and hill climbing are not required. There’ll be coffee provided by Spikes coffee and treats from the DHIC, … Continue reading

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SF DA’s Office Holds Meeting on Public Safety September 20

Marisa Rodriguez, Assistant District Attorney and Director of Community Relations at the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, invites community leaders and concerned citizensto an important meeting to discuss public safety updates and issues impacting us and our communities. The meeting … Continue reading

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September Green Garden Day a Success!

Our September Green Garden day went very well. We picked up trash/needles, pruned foliage, for better exposure and safety, and planted many drought tolerant succulents in the ground and in the four planter boxes. Volunteers: 14 # of total hours: … Continue reading

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Leveraging Our Safety Work

Dolores Heights block groups have formed the Dolores Heights Neighborhood Partnership (DHNP.) Meeting quarterly, the block captains share information and make plans for more effective neighborhood safety. DHNP leaders along with a representative of SFSafe will be at the DHIC … Continue reading

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Save the Date! DHIC Fall Festival Saturday, October 13, 2018

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Green Garden Day – Saturday, September 1

Our next Green Garden Day stairway clean-up takes place on Saturday, September 1 from 9-11am atSanchez & 19th Streets.) Heavy lifting and hill climbing are not required. Therell be coffee provided bySpikes coffeeand treats from theDHIC, garden tools and gloves … Continue reading

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Dolores Park Ambassadors Help City with Growing Homeless Encampments

During the last few weeks of August, neighbors noticed a growing homeless presence at Dolores Park. Folks started to gather on the edge of of the lawn next to Dolores Street, their belongings and tents stacked up on the strip … Continue reading

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August Green Garden Day a Success!

We had an exceptional August Green Garden Day on a beautiful Saturday morning. We had twice the amount of bags and brush piles that we usually have! A good mornings work! 16 Volunteers with a total of 36 hours. 46 … Continue reading

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