Category Archives: Newsletter

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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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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Stop State Overreach on Housing

Yet again, our state legislators want to impose state control over local housing decisions. SB-828 introduced earlier this year significantly increases the Regional Housing Need Allocation (RHNA) targets for every jurisdiction in California including San Francisco. This comes on the … Continue reading

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Do you know Audrey’s Bench?

Nestled among the plants near the southwest corner of Sanchez & 21st Streets is a beautiful sculpted wood bench. Its a great place to enjoy the views from Sanchez hilltop or to catch your breath after ascending the hill on … Continue reading

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Real Foods Site to be Sub-divided

Vacant for 15 years, the old Real Foods grocery store at 3939 24th Street was acquired by MWA LLC, a group of commercial property developers. The good news: the developers want to complete the renovation and rent the stores within … Continue reading

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DHIC Helps Win Neighborhood Notifications

Neighbors win at Planning Department & Board of Supervisors! On Tuesday, June 26 we got the Supervisors to retain key resident notifications. The Planning Department staff, following through on a directive from Mayor Lee’s office, prepared process changes for 100% … Continue reading

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